Travel from Israel to Germany is: Restricted. See details.

There are 4 ways to get from Israel to Berlin by plane or train

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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Fly to Berlin Brandenburg Apt  •  8h 11m

  1. Fly from Tel Aviv (TLV) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) TLV - BER

€59 - €248

3 alternative options

Fly to Leipzig, train  •  11h 19m

  1. Fly from Tel Aviv (TLV) to Leipzig (LEJ) TLV - LEJ
  2. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Hbf

€118 - €453

Fly to Berlin Tegel  •  12h 7m

  1. Fly from Tel Aviv (TLV) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) TLV - TXL

€170 - €664

Fly to Dresden, train  •  12h 44m

  1. Fly from Tel Aviv (TLV) to Dresden (DRS) TLV - DRS
  2. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf

€211 - €477

Israel → Germany
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International entry into Germany from Israel

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Israel
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from Albania, Andorra, Australia, China, Falkland Islands, Hong Kong, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Israel

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
France: Mayotte, French Guiana, Guadeloupe
Finland: Satakunta, Uusimaa, Varsinais-Suomi
Norway: Innlandet
Portugal: Azores, Madeira

This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Belgium, Denmark, France, Greece, Ireland, Latvia, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Germany

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Considerations leaving from Israel

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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No, entry into Germany from Israel is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Berlin is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Berlin is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Berlin is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Israel from Germany.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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The cheapest way to get from Israel to Berlin is to fly which costs ₪ 230 - ₪ 1,000 and takes 8h 11m.

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The fastest way to get from Israel to Berlin is to fly which takes 8h 11m and costs ₪ 230 - ₪ 1,000.

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The distance between Israel and Berlin is 2907 km.

It takes approximately 8h 11m to get from Israel to Berlin, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tel Aviv Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 20m.

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Berlin is 1h behind Israel. It is currently 5:04 PM in Israel and 4:04 PM in Berlin.

Ryanair, El Al, easyJet and eight other airlines offer flights from Tel Aviv Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport.

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There are 759+ hotels available in Berlin. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Israel to Berlin.
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  • Distance: 2907.2 km
  • Duration: 8h 11m

What companies run services between Israel and Berlin, Germany?

El Al, Ryanair and 16 other airlines fly from Rishon LeZion to Berlin Hbf hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€300 - €1000
Flights from Tel Aviv to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€140 - €600
Flights from Tel Aviv to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €650
Flights from Tel Aviv to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €550
Flights from Tel Aviv to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €650
Flights from Tel Aviv to Dresden via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€180 - €390
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €320
Flights from Tel Aviv to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €320
Flights from Tel Aviv to Leipzig via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €550
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €450
Flights from Tel Aviv to Dresden via Athens, Munich
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €410
Flights from Tel Aviv to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €390
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €310
Flights from Tel Aviv to Leipzig via Antalya
Ave. Duration
9h 2m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €330
El Al
Website
elal.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €150
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€310 - €700
Flights from Tel Aviv to Leipzig via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Dresden via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€160 - €500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €160
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Budapest
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €190
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €270
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Amman
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€190 - €350
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Leipzig via Heraklion
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€260 - €1100
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Berlin Tegel via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€210 - €700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Dresden via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€210 - €600
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 Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€28 - €40
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Flixtrain
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 Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€26 - €40
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 Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €15
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
€9 - €11
Business
€12 - €15
1st Class
€12 - €15
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 Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€28 - €45
Website
Railjet

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