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There are 6 ways to get from Poznań to Berlin by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 47m

  1. Take the train from Poznan Glowny to Berlin Hbf Eic / ...

10€ - 18€

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Rideshare  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the rideshare from Poznan to Berlin 270.4 km

10€

4 alternative options

Train via Frankfurt (Oder)  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the train from Poznan Glowny to Frankfurt(Oder) Eic / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt to S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf Re1 / ...

23€ - 36€

Bus  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Poznan to Berlin central bus station N1320 / ...

15€ - 19€

Drive  •  2h 38m

  1. Drive from Poznań to Berlin 276.2 km

29€ - 45€

Fly  •  7h 20m

  1. Fly from Poznan (POZ) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) POZ - BER

78€ - 340€

Poznań to Berlin by train

The train journey time between Poznań and Berlin is around 2h 48m and covers a distance of around 262 km. The fastest train normally takes 2h 47m. Operated by PKP Intercity, the Poznań to Berlin train service departs from Poznan Glowny and arrives in Berlin Hbf. Typically eight trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
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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
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  • Pre-arrival health declaration
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Spain: Extremadura, Islas Baleares
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No, entry into Germany from Poland 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 Poland from Germany.

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Last updated: 11 May 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Poznań to Berlin is to rideshare, which costs 44 zł and takes 3h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Poznań to Berlin is to drive which costs 130 zł - 200 zł and takes 2h 38m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Poznan and arriving at Berlin central bus station station. Services depart once daily, and operate Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Poznan Glowny and arriving at Berlin Hbf. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 47m.

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The distance between Poznań and Berlin is 239 km. The road distance is 276.2 km.

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The best way to get from Poznań to Berlin without a car is to train which takes 2h 47m and costs 45 zł - 80 zł.

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The train from Poznan Glowny to Berlin Hbf takes 2h 47m including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Poznań to Berlin bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Poznan station.

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Poznań to Berlin train services, operated by PKP Intercity, depart from Poznan Glowny station.

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The best way to get from Poznań to Berlin is to train which takes 2h 47m and costs 45 zł - 80 zł. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70 zł - 85 zł and takes 3h 45m, you could also fly, which costs 350 zł - 1 600 zł and takes 7h 20m.

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  • Distance: 238.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 47m

What companies run services between Poznań, Poland and Berlin, Germany?

PKP Intercity operates a train from Poznan Glowny to Berlin Hbf 5 times a day. Tickets cost 10€ - 18€ and the journey takes 2h 47m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Poznan to Berlin central bus station once daily. Tickets cost 15€ - 19€ and the journey takes 3h 45m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Poznan to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
340€ - 1700€
Flights from Poznan to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
340€ - 1700€
Flights from Poznan to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
340€ - 1700€
Flights from Poznan to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
340€ - 1700€
Flights from Poznan to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
340€ - 1700€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Poznan to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 130€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Poznan to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
75€ - 360€
Flights from Poznan to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Budapest
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 360€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Poznan to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Poznan to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
40€ - 150€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Poznan to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 1300€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Poznan to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Kyiv Zhuliany
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
25€ - 130€
Train operators
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Poznan Glowny to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 18€
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 13€
1st Class
14€ - 18€
Train from Poznan Glowny to Frankfurt(Oder)
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 16€
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 12€
1st Class
12€ - 16€
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 Frankfurt to S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
13€ - 20€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Poznan to Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Poznan to Berlin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
10€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Poznan Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 20m and has one stopover.

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Poznań to Berlin bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin central bus station.

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Poznań to Berlin train services, operated by PKP Intercity, arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Poznań to Berlin is 276 km. It takes approximately 2h 38m to drive from Poznań to Berlin.

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Eurowings, Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle and five other airlines offer flights from Poznan Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport.

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Book your Poznań to Berlin bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Poznań and Berlin. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Poznań to Poznan Airport is to line 159 bus which takes 18 min and costs 3 zł.

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