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There are 4 ways to get from Liberec to Berlin by train, bus or car

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Train via Cottbus  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the train from Zittau to Cottbus Hbf Re
  2. Take the train from Cottbus Hbf to Berlin Alexanderplatz Re / ...

30€ - 51€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Liberec, Liberec Fügnerova to Prague, Prague Černý Most 852
  2. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm RegioJet / ...

19€ - 106€

2 alternative options

Train  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the train from Zittau to Dresden-Neustadt Re
  2. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf Ic / ...

Drive  •  3h 12m

  1. Drive from Liberec to Berlin 322.2 km

35€ - 55€

Czech Republic → Germany
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International entry into Germany from Czech Republic

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Czech Republic

  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This applies to arrivals from Czech Republic
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • 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
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France: Saint Barthélemy

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  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • 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
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Considerations leaving from Czech Republic

An international travel ban between Czech Republic and Botswana, Brazil, Eswatini, South Africa, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe is in place. Foreign citizens are permitted to depart

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Germany from Czech Republic.

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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 Czech Republic from Germany.

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Last updated: 2 Mar 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Liberec to Berlin is to bus which costs 480 Kč - 2 800 Kč and takes 6h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Liberec to Berlin is to drive which costs 900 Kč - 1 300 Kč and takes 3h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Liberec to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Liberec and arriving at Berlin Alexanderplatz via Zittau and Cottbus Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 59m.

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The distance between Liberec and Berlin is 226 km. The road distance is 322.2 km.

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The best way to get from Liberec to Berlin without a car is to train via Cottbus which takes 4h 59m and costs 750 Kč - 1 400 Kč.

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It takes approximately 4h 59m to get from Liberec to Berlin, including transfers.

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Liberec to Berlin train services, operated by ODEG, depart from Zittau station.

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The best way to get from Liberec to Berlin is to train via Cottbus which takes 4h 59m and costs 750 Kč - 1 400 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 480 Kč - 2 800 Kč and takes 6h 30m.

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Liberec to Berlin train services, operated by ODEG, arrive at Berlin Alexanderplatz station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Liberec to Berlin is 322 km. It takes approximately 3h 12m to drive from Liberec to Berlin.

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  • Distance: 226 km
  • Duration: 4h 59m

What companies run services between Liberec, Czech Republic and Berlin, Germany?

You can take a train from Liberec to Berlin via Zittau and Cottbus Hbf in around 4h 59m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liberec to Berlin ZOB via Prague, Prague Černý Most, Černý Most, Florenc, and Prague, ÚAN Florenc in around 6h 30m.

Train operators
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Cottbus Hbf to Berlin Alexanderplatz
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Zittau to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Die Länderbahn
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
5 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
1h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
28€ - 45€
Website
Railjet
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Liberec, Liberec Fügnerova to Prague, Prague Černý Most
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 22€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
RegioJet
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Berlin Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
80€ - 95€
Website
Comati PSG

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