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There are 9 ways to get from Brandenburg Gate to Bremen by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train via Hamburg  •  3h 10m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf Ic / ...

24€ - 198€

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Rideshare  •  4h 24m

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Bremen 388.5 km

15€ - 25€

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Bus  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Südkreuz train station to Bremen central train station N1360

21€ - 28€

Train, bus  •  6h 25m

  1. Take the train from Berlin central station to Salzwedel
  2. Take the bus from Salzwedel to Uelzen Sev
  3. Take the train from Uelzen to Bremen Hbf Re

35€ - 53€

Train  •  25h 6m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Bremen Hauptbahnhof Ski Train

95€ - 120€

Drive  •  3h 26m

  1. Drive from Brandenburg Gate to Bremen 387.5 km

40€ - 65€

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bremen  •  5h 12m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Bremen (BRE) BER - BRE

93€ - 378€

Fly Berlin Tegel to Bremen  •  7h 28m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Bremen (BRE) TXL - BRE

94€ - 426€

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover, train  •  6h 35m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Hannover (HAJ) BER - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf

80€ - 353€

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The most affordable way to get from Brandenburg Gate to Bremen is to rideshare, which costs 15€ - 25€ and takes 4h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Brandenburg Gate to Bremen is to train via Hamburg which costs 23€ - 200€ and takes 3h 10m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Bremen Hauptbahnhof. Services depart once a week, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 24h 50m.

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The distance between Brandenburg Gate and Bremen is 313 km. The road distance is 387.5 km.

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The best way to get from Brandenburg Gate to Bremen without a car is to train via Hamburg which takes 3h 10m and costs 23€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 3h 10m to get from Brandenburg Gate to Bremen, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Brandenburg Gate to Bremen is to train via Hamburg which takes 3h 10m and costs 23€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 20€ - 28€ and takes 6h 24m, you could also fly, which costs 90€ - 380€ and takes 5h 12m.

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There is no direct flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Bremen Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 10m and has one stopover.

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Brandenburg Gate to Bremen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Bremen Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Brandenburg Gate to Bremen.
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  • Distance: 313.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 10m

What companies run services between Brandenburg Gate, Berlin, Germany and Bremen, Germany?

You can take a train from Brandenburg Gate to Bremen via Berlin Hbf and Hamburg Hbf in around 3h 10m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin Südkreuz train station to Bremen central train station 5 times a week. Tickets cost 20€ - 25€ and the journey takes 5h 10m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 370€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 370€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bremen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 350€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bremen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 370€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 420€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bremen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 420€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 390€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 410€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 280€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 410€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 280€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bremen via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 360€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 230€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Split
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 290€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bremen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 350€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 280€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 300€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 410€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 220€
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 Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
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 Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 20€
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Hamburg central station to Bremen central station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Berlin central station to Salzwedel
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Flixtrain
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 8m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
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
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
metronom
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Hamburg Hauptbahnhof to Bremen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
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Urlaubs-Express
Train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Bremen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
95€ - 120€
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Train from Hannover Hauptbahnhof to Bremen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Erixx
Phone
05191/ 96944-250
Website
erixx.de
Train from Uelzen to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Erixx
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Uelzen to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
HVV
Bus operators
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 Südkreuz train station to Bremen central train station
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Bus from Salzwedel to Uelzen
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
HVV
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Bremen
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 25€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Brandenburg Gate to Bremen is 387 km. It takes approximately 3h 26m to drive from Brandenburg Gate to Bremen.

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Swiss, Eurowings, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Bremen Airport.

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There are 101+ hotels available in Bremen. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Brandenburg Gate and Bremen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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