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There are 8 ways to get from Leuven to Berlin by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Brussels to Berlin Tegel  •  4h

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) BRU - TXL

$57 - $205

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Fly Brussels to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  4h 27m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) BRU - SXF

$37 - $180

6 alternative options

Train, train to Cologne Bonn, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Louvain / Leuven to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins
  2. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  3. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) CGN - TXL

$91 - $220

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  6h 3m

  1. Take the train from Louvain / Leuven to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins
  2. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Düsseldorf
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) DUS - TXL

$92 - $215

Train  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the train from Louvain / Leuven to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins Ic
  2. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$139 - $228

Train, bus  •  14h 22m

  1. Take the train from Louvain / Leuven to Eupen Ic
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Re1
  3. Take the bus from Düsseldorf Hbf to Berlin ZOB

$76 - $161

Bus  •  14h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 081

$49 - $89

Drive  •  6h 49m

  1. Drive from Leuven to Berlin 462.8 miles

$95 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Leuven to Berlin is to fly which costs 30€ - 160€ and takes 4h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Leuven to Berlin is to fly which costs 45€ - 180€ and takes 4h.

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No, there is no direct train from Leuven to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Louvain / Leuven and arriving at Berlin Hbf (tief) via Liège-Guillemins and Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 42m.

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The distance between Leuven and Berlin is 627 km. The road distance is 740.5 km.

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The best way to get from Leuven to Berlin without a car is to train which takes 7h 42m and costs 120€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 4h to get from Leuven to Berlin, including transfers.

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Leuven to Berlin train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Louvain / Leuven station.

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The best way to get from Leuven to Berlin is to fly which takes 4h and costs 45€ - 180€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 120€ - 200€ and takes 7h 42m, you could also bus, which costs 40€ - 80€ and takes 14h 58m.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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

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Map of how to get from Leuven to Berlin.
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  • Distance: 391.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h

What companies run services between Leuven, Belgium and Berlin, Germany?

Brussels Airlines, KLM and Lufthansa fly from Leuven to Berlin every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Leuven to Berlin via Liège-Guillemins and Köln Hbf in around 7h 42m.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $210
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Louvain / Leuven to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
belgiantrain.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $20
Train from Louvain / Leuven to Eupen
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$19 - $28
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 Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Aachen Central Station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Schedules at
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Düsseldorf Hbf to Berlin ZOB
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $80
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
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Leuven to Berlin is 740 km. It takes approximately 6h 49m to drive from Leuven to Berlin.

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

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The best way to get from Leuven to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 15m and costs 17€ - 19€.

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