There are 5 ways to get from Berlin to Zgorzelec by train, bus, rideshare or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Cottbus Re
  2. Take the train from Cottbus to Görlitz Oe

$49 - $69

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Görlitz 135.5 miles

$12 - $18

3 alternative options

Train ODEG  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf to Cottbus, Hauptbahnhof Re2
  2. Take the train from Cottbus, Hauptbahnhof to Görlitz, Bahnhof Oe65

$36 - $57

Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Görlitz 239

$23 - $38

Drive  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Zgorzelec 136.3 miles

$28 - $45

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Zgorzelec, Dolnośląskie, Poland?

You can take a train from Berlin to Zgorzelec via Cottbus and Görlitz in around 3 h 34 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin to Zgorzelec twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Cottbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Cottbus to Görlitz
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
bahn.de
ODEG
Website
odeg.de
Train from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf to Cottbus, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
odeg.de
Train from Cottbus, Hauptbahnhof to Görlitz, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
odeg.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Görlitz
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Görlitz
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Berlin and Zgorzelec is 188 km. The road distance is 218 km.

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Zgorzelec is to rideshare which costs 10€ - 15€ and takes 3 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Berlin to Zgorzelec is to drive which takes 2 h 39 min and costs 24€ - 40€.

No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Zgorzelec. However, there are services departing from Berlin Alexanderplatz and arriving at Zgorzelec via Cottbus and Görlitz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Berlin to Zgorzelec, including transfers.