There are 10 ways to get from Bonn to Berlin by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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

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Train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Bonn Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ic / ...

$110 - $170

Cheapest option

Fly Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) CGN - SXF

$16 - $133

8 alternative options

Train via Köln Hbf  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$114 - $181

Bus  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Bonn to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 038 / ...

$40 - $68

Rideshare  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bonn to Berlin 374 miles

$26 - $45

Train, drive  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice
  2. Drive from Hannover Hbf to Berlin

$99 - $166

Drive  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Bonn to Berlin 373.9 miles

$75 - $120

Fly Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) CGN - TXL

$39 - $133

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Bonn Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) DUS - TXL

$42 - $157

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Siegburg/Bonn to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) FRA - TXL

$84 - $206

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bonn to Berlin is to rideshare which costs 22€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bonn to Berlin is to fly which costs 30€ - 120€ and takes 2 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bonn to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Bonn and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bonn Hbf and arriving at Berlin Hbf (tief). Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 43 min.

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The distance between Bonn and Berlin is 479 km. The road distance is 598.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bonn to Berlin without a car is to train which takes 4 h 43 min and costs 95€ - 140€.

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The train from Bonn Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) takes 4 h 43 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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

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Bonn to Berlin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Bonn Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Bonn to Berlin is to train which takes 4 h 43 min and costs 95€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 10 h 26 min, you could also fly, which costs 30€ - 120€ and takes 2 h 53 min.

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Map of how to get from Bonn to Berlin.
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  • Distance: 299.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 43 min

What companies run services between Bonn, Germany and Berlin, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Bonn to Berlin 3 times a day. Tickets cost $110 - $170 and the journey takes 4 h 43 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bonn to Berlin 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 9 h 35 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Frankfurt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Flights from Frankfurt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$14 - $180
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bonn Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bonn Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Siegburg/Bonn to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bonn to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bonn to Berlin
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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