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There are 7 ways to get from Lisbon to Berlin by plane, train, night train, bus or car

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Fly to Berlin Brandenburg Apt  •  6h 24m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) LIS - BER

38€ - 245€

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Fly to Berlin Tegel  •  18h 4m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) LIS - TXL

145€ - 482€

Fly to Hamburg, train  •  8h 11m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Hamburg (HAM) LIS - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf

94€ - 270€

Night train, train  •  28h 52m

  1. Take the night train from Santa Apolónia to Hendaye
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf Ice

369€ - 538€

Bus  •  44h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Almada to Paris 793
  2. Take the bus from Paris to Dresden central station
  3. Take the bus from Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. to Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm 160

142€ - 266€

Bus, train  •  47h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Albergaria Velha
  2. Take the bus from Albergaria-a-Velha to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Berlin Hbf Ice

260€ - 373€

Drive  •  25h 21m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Berlin Hbf 2777.4 km

320€ - 470€

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International entry into Germany from Portugal

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Portugal

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • 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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This applies to arrivals from Madeira, Azores in Portugal
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • 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 also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
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France: Saint Barthélemy, French Guiana, Saint Martin, Mayotte, Réunion, Moselle, Guadeloupe
Norway: Agder, Oslo, Viken, Rogaland, Vestfold og Telemark
Spain: Extremadura, Islas Baleares
Portugal: Madeira, Azores

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No, entry into Germany from Portugal is currently restricted.

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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 Portugal from Germany.

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Last updated: 11 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Berlin is to fly which costs 35€ - 250€ and takes 6h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Berlin is to fly which costs 35€ - 250€ and takes 6h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Cacilhas and arriving at Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm via Almada, Paris and Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lisbon to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Santa Apolónia and arriving at Berlin Hbf via Hendaye, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Paris l'Est and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 52m.

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It is 2313 km from Lisbon to Berlin. It is approximately 2777.4 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Berlin without a car is to night train and train which takes 28h 52m and costs 360€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 6h 24m to get from Lisbon to Berlin, including transfers.

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Lisbon to Berlin bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Almada station.

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Lisbon to Berlin train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Santa Apolónia station.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Berlin is to fly which takes 6h 24m and costs 35€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 140€ - 270€ and takes 44h 15m.

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  • Distance: 2312.8 km
  • Duration: 6h 24m

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Berlin, Germany?

Ryanair, TAP Portugal and 10 other airlines fly from Lisbon to Berlin hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lisbon to Berlin ZOB via Cova Piedade, Almada, Paris, Dresden central station, and Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. in around 44h 15m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 700€
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 750€
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Tegel via Faro, Munich
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 750€
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG, Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 500€
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol, Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 470€
Flights from Lisbon to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 300€
Flights from Lisbon to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 400€
Flights from Lisbon to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 400€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 210€
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 650€
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Lisbon to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 300€
Flights from Lisbon to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 400€
Flights from Lisbon to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 400€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 340€
Flights from Lisbon to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 250€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
110€ - 390€
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
110€ - 390€
Flights from Lisbon to Hamburg via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
100€ - 280€
Flights from Lisbon to Hamburg via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 280€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
27€ - 170€
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Malaga
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
27€ - 170€
Flights from Lisbon to Hamburg via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
65€ - 280€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 220€
Flights from Lisbon to Hamburg via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 130€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 600€
Flights from Lisbon to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
200€ - 480€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 650€
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Berlin Tegel via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 750€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 950€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bern to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
8h 23m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
160€ - 230€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban and intercity trains; international and domestic high-speed trains; and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto – these connect to trains in Portugal's cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Night train from Santa Apolónia to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
13h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
75€ - 110€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
110€ - 160€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 140€
1st Class
130€ - 160€
Train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90€ - 120€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 120€
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 Almada to Paris
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 110€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
50€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dresden central station to Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. to Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
RegioJet
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Dresden to Berlin - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Blablabus
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Dresden Bayrische Strasse to Berlin Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
80€ - 95€
Website
Comati PSG
Rede Expressos

Rede Nacional de Expressos is a cheap and convenient way to get around the country. In business since 1995, Portugal’s biggest bus operator services villages and cities across the country. Tickets can be purchased up to 30 days before the date of travel, with discounted fares available via their free RFLEX Card. Most coaches have WiFi and power sockets.

Contact Details
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Albergaria Velha
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 17€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Albergaria Velha
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 17€
Schedules at
Citi Express
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Albergaria-a-Velha to Bern
Ave. Duration
32h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
iberocoach.com

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 25m.

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Lisbon to Berlin bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm station.

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Berlin is 1h ahead of Lisbon. It is currently 2:55 PM in Lisbon and 3:55 PM in Berlin.

Lisbon to Berlin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Berlin is 2777 km. It takes approximately 25h 21m to drive from Lisbon to Berlin.

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easyJet, TAP Portugal, Brussels Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport.

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There are 2951+ hotels available in Berlin. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lisbon Airport is to subway which takes 17 min and costs 1€ - 6€.

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