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There are 11 ways to get from Freiburg im Breisgau 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 via Frankfurt am Main  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf Ice / ...

107€ - 200€

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Rideshare  •  7h 58m

  1. Take the rideshare from Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin 506 miles

23€ - 45€

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Train  •  7h 26m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Berlin Hbf Ice / ...

141€ - 199€

Bus  •  11h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 015 / ...

30€ - 70€

Drive  •  7h 7m

  1. Drive from Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin 507.6 miles

90€ - 140€

Bus to Basel, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) BSL - TXL

46€ - 190€

Bus to Basel, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) BSL - SXF

32€ - 152€

Train to Karlsruhe/Baden Baden, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  5h 2m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Baden-Baden
  2. Fly from Karlsruhe/Baden Baden (FKB) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) FKB - TXL

91€ - 408€

Train, train to Stuttgart, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  3. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) STR - TXL

76€ - 225€

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  6h 3m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) ZRH - TXL

74€ - 241€

Train, train to Saarbrucken, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to St Ingbert
  3. Fly from Saarbrucken (SCN) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) SCN - TXL

124€ - 427€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin is to rideshare which costs 23€ - 45€ and takes 7h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin is to bus and fly which costs 30€ - 160€ and takes 4h 56m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Freiburg and arriving at Berlin, Berlin central bus station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf and arriving at Berlin Hbf via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 50m.

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The distance between Freiburg im Breisgau and Berlin is 640 km. The road distance is 812.2 km.

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The best way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin without a car is to train via Frankfurt am Main which takes 6h 50m and costs 100€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 6h 50m to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin, including transfers.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Freiburg station.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin is to train via Frankfurt am Main which takes 6h 50m and costs 100€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 70€ and takes 11h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin.
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  • Distance: 399.8 miles
  • Duration: 6h 50m

What companies run services between Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany and Berlin, Germany?

You can take a train from Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 6h 50m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin ZOB 3 times a day. Tickets cost 40€ - 70€ and the journey takes 11h 30m. Ecolines also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 420€
Flights from Basel to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 440€
Flights from Stuttgart to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 260€
Flights from Stuttgart to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 380€
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 300€
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 360€
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 360€
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 330€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Karlsruhe/Baden Baden to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800€ - 1700€
Flights from Stuttgart to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 260€
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 330€
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 330€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Flights from Basel to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 200€
Flights from Basel to Berlin Schoenefeld via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 200€
Flights from Stuttgart to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 150€
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 170€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 300€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 450€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Saarbrucken to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 2000€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

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 Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
130€ - 200€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to St Ingbert
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Freiburg to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Freiburg to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Freiburg to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 40€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
30€ - 36€
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8€ - 19€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
15€ - 19€
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 26€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
22€ - 26€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Freiburg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
22€ - 40€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
28€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 95€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 24€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
20€ - 24€
1st Class
35€ - 36€
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 24€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
19€ - 24€
1st Class
35€ - 36€
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 25€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
11€ - 15€
1st Class
18€ - 25€
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 Freiburg to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 70€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 7€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 45€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Basel Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin, Berlin central bus station.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin is 812 km. It takes approximately 7h 7m to drive from Freiburg im Breisgau to Berlin.

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easyJet, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Basel Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport.

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

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