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There are 5 ways to get from Hamburg to Berlin, Knaackstr. by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 33m

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

€18 - €91

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Bus  •  4h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Berlin - Central Train Station BlaBlaCar Bus

€14 - €17

3 alternative options

Night bus  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the night bus from Hamburg central bus station to Berlin Alexanderplatz N44 / ...

€16 - €20

Drive  •  2h 40m

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Berlin, Knaackstr. 286.9 km

€30 - €45

Fly  •  5h 25m

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) HAM - BER

€27 - €226

Hamburg to Berlin, Knaackstr. by train, tram and walk

The journey time between Hamburg and Berlin, Knaackstr. is around 2h 26m and covers a distance of around 290 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 3m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, Flixtrain and others, the Hamburg to Berlin, Knaackstr. service departs from Hamburg Hbf and arrives in Berlin, Knaackstr.. Typically 199 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 26m
Fastest journey time:
2h 3m
Journey distance:
290 km
Services per week:
199
Cheapest price:
€18
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:24
Last service departs at:
22:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Hamburg to Berlin, Knaackstr. train, tram and walk schedules

Departing Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Hamburg → Berlin, Knaackstr.
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The most affordable way to get from Hamburg to Berlin, Knaackstr. is to bus, which costs €13 - €18 and takes 4h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Berlin, Knaackstr. is to train which costs €17 - €95 and takes 2h 33m.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Hamburg central bus station station and arriving at Berlin Alexanderplatz. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hamburg to Berlin, Knaackstr.. However, there are services departing from Hamburg Hbf and arriving at Berlin, Husemannstr. via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 33m.

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The distance between Hamburg and Berlin, Knaackstr. is 256 km. The road distance is 286.9 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Berlin, Knaackstr. without a car is to train which takes 2h 33m and costs €17 - €95.

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It takes approximately 2h 33m to get from Hamburg to Berlin, Knaackstr., including transfers.

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Hamburg to Berlin, Knaackstr. bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Hamburg central bus station.

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Hamburg to Berlin, Knaackstr. train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Hamburg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Berlin, Knaackstr. is to train which takes 2h 33m and costs €17 - €95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €13 - €18 and takes 4h 2m, you could also fly, which costs €27 - €230 and takes 5h 25m.

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  • Distance: 255.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 33m

What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Berlin, Knaackstr., Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf hourly. Tickets cost €50 - €75 and the journey takes 2h 3m. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Blablabus operates a bus from Hamburg to Berlin - Central Train Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost €11 - €15 and the journey takes 3h 20m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €430
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €430
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€270 - €850
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€270 - €850
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€430 - €1300
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€180 - €490
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€180 - €490
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €490
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Salzburg
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €490
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€240 - €950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€270 - €850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€270 - €850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €500
DAT Danish Air Transport
Website
dat.dk
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€320 - €950
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€430 - €1300
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €550
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 Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€15 - €20
Website
Flixtrain
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 Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Hamburg to Berlin - Central Train Station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
Blablabus
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
Night bus from Hamburg central bus station to Berlin Alexanderplatz
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Hamburg Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 5m and has one stopover.

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Hamburg to Berlin, Knaackstr. bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin Alexanderplatz station.

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Hamburg to Berlin, Knaackstr. train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg to Berlin, Knaackstr. is 287 km. It takes approximately 2h 40m to drive from Hamburg to Berlin, Knaackstr..

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KLM, DAT Danish Air Transport, Brussels Airlines and seven other airlines offer flights from Hamburg Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport.

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There are 753+ hotels available in Berlin, Knaackstr.. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Hamburg Airport is to train which takes 28 min and costs €3 - €4.

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