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Train  •  10h 55m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Paris Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Rouen Rive Droite Ter

€156 - €405

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Bus  •  20h

  1. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Paris N1320 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris to Rouen 742 / ...

€62 - €75

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Train via Frankfurt am Main  •  11h 19m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Rouen Rive Droite Ter

€207 - €318

Train, bus and ferry  •  15h 12m

  1. Take the train from Berlin central station to Duisburg central train station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Duisburg to Lille
  3. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Rouen Rive Droite Ter

€67 - €112

Drive  •  9h 46m

  1. Drive from Berlin Hbf to Rouen 1079.4 km

€110 - €180

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris CDG, train  •  7h 3m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Paris CDG (CDG) BER - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Rouen Rive Droite

€91 - €276

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris Orly, train  •  7h 2m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Paris Orly (ORY) BER - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Rouen Rive Droite

€81 - €228

Fly Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG, train  •  10h 12m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Paris CDG (CDG) TXL - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Rouen Rive Droite

€117 - €365

Train to Hamburg, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Paris CDG (CDG) HAM - CDG
  3. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Rouen Rive Droite

€112 - €351

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Brussels, train  •  8h 31m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Brussels (BRU) BER - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Rouen Rive Droite

€124 - €360

Berlin to Rouen by train and bus

The journey time between Berlin and Rouen is around 12h 31m and covers a distance of around 1219 km. The fastest journey normally takes 10h 16m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, Flixtrain and others, the Berlin to Rouen service departs from Berlin Hbf and arrives in Rouen Rive Droite. Typically 13 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
12h 31m
Fastest journey time:
10h 16m
Services per week:
13
Cheapest price:
€223
Carbon emissions:
64 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:41
Last service departs at:
13:46

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin to Rouen train and bus schedules

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Conditions of entry into France from Germany

  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Germany
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rouen is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rouen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Rouen is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

Yes, entry into Germany from France is currently restricted.

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Rouen is to bus which costs €60 - €75 and takes 20h.

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The fastest way to get from Berlin to Rouen is to fly and train. Taking this option will cost €80 - €230 and takes 7h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin station to Rouen. However, there are services departing from Berlin central bus station and arriving at Rouen via Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Rouen. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Rouen Rive Droite via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Magenta and Paris St Lazare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 19m.

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The distance between Berlin and Rouen is 926 km. The road distance is 1079.4 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Rouen without a car is to train which takes 10h 55m and costs €150 - €410.

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It takes approximately 10h 55m to get from Berlin to Rouen, including transfers.

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Berlin to Rouen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin central bus station.

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Berlin to Rouen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Rouen is to train which takes 10h 55m and costs €150 - €410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €60 - €75 and takes 20h.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Rouen.
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  • Distance: 925.9 km
  • Duration: 10h 55m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Rouen, France?

You can take a train from Berlin Hbf to Rouen via Koeln Hbf, Paris Nord, Gare Du Nord, Gare Saint-Lazare - Budapest, and Paris St Lazare in around 10h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin ZOB to Rouen via Paris in around 20h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €310
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €310
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €310
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €310
Flights from Hamburg to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €310
Flights from Hamburg to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €310
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €230
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €300
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €160
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris CDG via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €160
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €370
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €390
Flights from Hamburg to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €350
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hamburg to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €350
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €320
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Hamburg to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €230
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€50 - €210
Flights from Hamburg to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€14 - €130
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Paris CDG via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €380
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €290
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Paris CDG via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€75 - €600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Hamburg to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€95 - €130
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€100 - €140
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€27 - €35
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Berlin central station to Duisburg central train station
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€26 - €35
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€15 - €20
Website
Flixtrain
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€110 - €230
Website
Thalys
Standard
€110 - €150
Comfort
€120 - €160
Premium
€160 - €230
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€75 - €160
Website
Thalys
Standard
€75 - €110
Comfort
€90 - €120
Premium
€110 - €160
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris St Lazare to Rouen Rive Droite
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€17 - €26
Rail 1st Class
€26 - €40
Train from Lille Flandres to Rouen Rive Droite
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€30 - €45
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €65
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€90 - €120
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€90 - €110
1st Class
€100 - €120
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Duisburg to Lille
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin central bus station to Paris
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Rouen
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Rouen
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€9 - €11
Website
Blablabus

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Berlin to Rouen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rouen station.

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Berlin to Rouen train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Rouen Rive Droite station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Rouen is 1079 km. It takes approximately 9h 46m to drive from Berlin to Rouen.

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Eurowings, Swiss, Austrian Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs €2 - €8.

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