There are 7 ways to get from Kiel to Berlin by train, bus, rideshare or car

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  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$80 - $120

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Kiel to Berlin 217 miles

$14 - $28

5 alternative options

Train via Hamburg Dammtor  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$64 - $130

Bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiel to Berlin, Berlin TXL, E N50

$25 - $41

Bus via Berlin, Berlin central bus station  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiel to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 050 / ...

$24 - $39

Train via Bad Kleinen  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Lübeck Hbf to Bad Kleinen Re
  3. Take the train from Bad Kleinen to Berlin Alexanderplatz Re / ...

$74 - $137

Drive  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Kiel to Berlin 221.1 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kiel to Berlin is to rideshare which costs 12€ - 24€ and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kiel to Berlin is to train which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The distance between Kiel and Berlin is 295 km. The road distance is 353.8 km.

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The train from Kiel Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) takes 3 h 8 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kiel to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Kiel and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Berlin, Flughafen Tegel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kiel Hbf and arriving at Berlin Hbf (tief). Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 8 min.

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Kiel to Berlin once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $120 and the journey takes 3 h 8 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Kiel to Berlin twice daily. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kiel Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Lübeck Hbf to Bad Kleinen
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bad Kleinen to Berlin Alexanderplatz
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
ODEG
Website
odeg.de
Train from Bad Kleinen, Bahnhof to S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
odeg.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kiel to Berlin, Berlin TXL, E
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Kiel to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Kiel to Berlin
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $28
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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