There are 11 ways to get from Karlsruhe to Berlin by train, bus, night 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Berlin Hbf D / ...

$130 - $200

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Karlsruhe to Berlin 423 miles

$30 - $60

9 alternative options

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  5 h 53 min

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

$132 - $208

Bus  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Berlin ZOB

$34 - $92

Night bus  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the night bus from Karlsruhe to Berlin, Berlin TXL, E N15

$45 - $74

Drive  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Karlsruhe to Berlin 425 miles

$85 - $130

Bus to Stuttgart, fly  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) STR - TXL

$45 - $161

Train to Mannheim, fly  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Fly from Mannheim (MHG) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) MHG - TXL

$163 - $636

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) FRA - TXL

$87 - $207

Train to Karlsruhe/Baden Baden, fly  •  3 h 56 min

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

$90 - $442

Train, train to Saarbrucken, fly  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe 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

$142 - $454

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Karlsruhe to Berlin is to rideshare which costs 28€ - 55€ and takes 6 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Karlsruhe to Berlin is to train and fly which costs 140€ - 550€ and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The distance between Karlsruhe and Berlin is 526 km. The road distance is 679.9 km.

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The train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Berlin Hbf takes 5 h 27 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Karlsruhe to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Karlsruhe and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Karlsruhe Hbf and arriving at Berlin Hbf. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 27 min.

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What companies run services between Karlsruhe, Germany and Berlin, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Karlsruhe to Berlin every 4 hours. Tickets cost $130 - $200 and the journey takes 5 h 27 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Karlsruhe to Berlin twice a week. Tickets cost $30 - $85 and the journey takes 11 h 15 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Karlsruhe/Baden Baden to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $1,900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Saarbrucken to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $3,800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $170
Flights from Frankfurt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Mannheim to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
MHS Aviation GmbH
Website
mhs-aviation.de
Flights from Mannheim to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Saarbrucken to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $2,300
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $25
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Rastatt
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to St Ingbert
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
AVG
Phone
+49 721 61075885
Email
info@avg.karlsruhe.de
Website
avg.info
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Rastatt
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
avg.info
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Karlsruhe to Berlin ZOB
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Karlsruhe to Berlin, Berlin TXL, E
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Karlsruhe to Berlin
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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