There are 9 ways to get from Leiden to Berlin by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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Fly Amsterdam to Berlin Tegel  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) AMS - TXL

$80 - $278

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Bus  •  13 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Den Haag to Berlin

$41 - $99

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Fly Amsterdam to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) AMS - SXF

$55 - $203

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Leiden Lammenschans to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) DUS - TXL

$87 - $207

Train to Brussels, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) BRU - TXL

$64 - $233

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Leiden Lammenschans to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$144 - $220

Train  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Berlin Ostbahnhof Intercity

$84 - $145

Night bus  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Take the night bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz N44

$53 - $89

Drive  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Leiden to Berlin 430.2 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Leiden to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Leiden, Breestraat and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Den Haag, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Leiden to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Leiden Lammenschans and arriving at Berlin Hbf (tief) via Utrecht Centraal and Duisburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 39 min.

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The distance between Leiden and Berlin is 607 km. The road distance is 688.3 km.

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The best way to get from Leiden to Berlin without a car is to train which takes 7 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Leiden to Berlin, including transfers.

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Leiden to Berlin bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Den Haag station.

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Leiden to Berlin train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Leiden Lammenschans station.

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The best way to get from Leiden to Berlin is to fly which takes 4 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 39 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 13 h 2 min.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Leiden to Berlin bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Berlin station.

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Map of how to get from Leiden to Berlin.
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  • Distance: 379.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 1 min

What companies run services between Leiden, Netherlands and Berlin, Germany?

KLM, Scandinavian Airlines and Lufthansa fly from Leiden to Berlin every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Leiden to Berlin via Utrecht Centraal and Duisburg Hbf in around 7 h 39 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Schoenefeld via Basel
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Tegel via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Leiden Lammenschans to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Leiden Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Den Haag to Berlin
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Leiden to Berlin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Berlin Hbf (tief) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leiden to Berlin is 688 km. It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to drive from Leiden to Berlin.

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Scandinavian Airlines, Lufthansa and KLM offer flights from Amsterdam Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport.

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The best way to get from Leiden to Amsterdam Airport is to train which takes 21 min and costs .

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