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There are 7 ways to get from Hirtshals to Berlin by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train via Hamburg  •  10h 31m

  1. Take the train from Hirtshals St. to Aalborg St. 76
  2. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Aarhus H Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Aarhus H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf Ice / ...

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Bus  •  20h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Hjørring St. to Aalborg Busterminal 71
  2. Take the bus from Aalborg Bus Station to Berlin Central Bus Station Aalborg - Bucarest

93€ - 113€

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Train  •  15h 24m

  1. Take the train from Hirtshals St. to Aalborg St. 76
  2. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Korsør St. Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Korsør to Berlin Hbf

Train, bus, night train  •  20h 50m

  1. Take the train from Hirtshals St. to Aalborg St. 76
  2. Take the bus from Aalborg to Copenhagen Airport 621
  3. Take the night train from Malmo C to Berlin Hbf 301

Drive  •  7h 8m

  1. Drive from Hirtshals to Berlin Hbf 784.3 km

90€ - 140€

Train to Aalborg, fly  •  6h 33m

  1. Take the train from Hirtshals St. to Lindholm St.
  2. Fly from Aalborg (AAL) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) AAL - BER

Train, train to Copenhagen, fly  •  9h 44m

  1. Take the train from Hirtshals St. to Aalborg St.
  2. Take the train from Aalborg St. to CPH Lufthavn
  3. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) CPH - BER

Hirtshals to Berlin by train

The train journey time between Hirtshals and Berlin is around 10h 32m and covers a distance of around 890 km. The fastest train normally takes 10h 30m. Operated by North Jutland Transport Company, Danish Railways (DSB), Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and others, the Hirtshals to Berlin train service departs from Hirtshals St. and arrives in Berlin Hbf. Typically 10 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Hirtshals to Berlin train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Hirtshals to Berlin is to bus which costs 650 kr - 850 kr and takes 20h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Hirtshals to Berlin is to drive which costs 650 kr - 1000 kr and takes 7h 8m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hirtshals to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Hirtshals St. and arriving at Berlin Hbf via Aalborg St., Aarhus H and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 31m.

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The distance between Hirtshals and Berlin is 604 km. The road distance is 784.3 km.

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The best way to get from Hirtshals to Berlin without a car is to train via Hamburg which takes 10h 31m and costs .

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It takes approximately 10h 31m to get from Hirtshals to Berlin, including transfers.

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Hirtshals to Berlin train services, operated by North Jutland Transport Company, depart from Hirtshals St. station.

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The best way to get from Hirtshals to Berlin is to train via Hamburg which takes 10h 31m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 650 kr - 850 kr and takes 20h 33m.

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There is no direct flight from Aalborg Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 35m and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Hirtshals to Berlin.
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  • Distance: 604.4 km
  • Duration: 10h 31m

What companies run services between Hirtshals, Denmark and Berlin, Germany?

You can take a train from Hirtshals to Berlin Hbf via Aalborg St., Aarhus H, and Hamburg Hbf in around 10h 31m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hirtshals to Berlin ZOB via Hjørring St., Hjørring St., Aalborg Busterminal, and Aalborg Bus Station in around 20h 33m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Aalborg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 340€
Flights from Aalborg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 350€
Flights from Aalborg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 350€
Flights from Copenhagen to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 450€
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Aalborg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 220€
Flights from Copenhagen to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 120€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aalborg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 320€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 130€
Train operators
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Train from Hirtshals St. to Aalborg St.
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
North Jutland Transport Company
Train from Hirtshals St. to Lindholm St.
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
North Jutland Transport Company
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 22€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Aarhus H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Aalborg St. to Korsør St.
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Aalborg St. to CPH Lufthavn
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
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
1h 50m
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
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
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 Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Korsør to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
Snälltåget
Night train from Malmo C to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 57m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
Snälltåget
Bus operators
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Aalborg Bus Station to Berlin Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
Website
Comati PSG
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 Aalborg to Copenhagen Airport
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
22€ - 27€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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