Travel from Frankfurt-am-Main to Berlin

Train, bus or fly from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin?

German Railways (DB) operates a train from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $160 and the journey takes 4 h 9 min. Alternatively, Deinbus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin twice daily. Tickets cost $27 - $50 and the journey takes 7 h 40 min.

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How to get from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin

ModeDurationPrice
From Frankfurt(Main)Hbf train to Berlin Hbf (tief).4 h 9 min119€
From Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main bus to Berlin, walk to U Kaiserdamm, then train to S+U Alexanderplatz.8 h 16 min31€
From Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station bus to Leipzig, Leipzig central station then bus to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz.8 h 39 min46€
From Frankfurt rideshare to Berlin.5 h 41 min27€
From Frankfurt am Main drive to Berlin.4 h 54 min71€
From Frankfurt(M)Hauptwache train to Frankfurt airport, fly to Berlin Tegel airport, then bus to Berlin.2 h 49 min58€
From Frankfurt(Main)Hbf train to MA Hauptbahnhof, line 5 tram to Mannheim airport, fly to Berlin Tegel airport, then bus to Berlin.3 h 46 min222€

How long does it take to get from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin?

The train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) takes 4 h 9 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

Is there a direct train between Frankfurt am Main and Berlin?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Berlin Hbf (tief). Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 9 min.

Is there a direct bus between Frankfurt am Main and Berlin?

No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz via Leipzig, Leipzig central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 39 min.

Operators from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin

OperatorPhoneWebsite
German Railways (DB)+49 0180 6 99 66 33German Railways (DB)
Deinbus+49 069/17 53 73 200Deinbus
BVGBVG
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
S-BahnS-Bahn
LufthansaLufthansa
EurowingsEurowings
easyJeteasyJet
SwissSwiss
RNVRNV
MHS Aviation GmbHMHS Aviation GmbH