There are 6 ways to get from Puttgarden to Berlin by train, bus, car, ferry or plane

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Train  •  5h 17m

  1. Take the train from Puttgarden to Luebeck Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Luebeck Hbf to Buechen Re
  3. Take the train from Buechen to Berlin Hbf Ec / ...

33€ - 118€

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Bus  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Puttgarden to Lübeck 173 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lübeck to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 049

23€ - 28€

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Train via Bad Kleinen  •  6h 53m

  1. Take the train from Puttgarden to Luebeck Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Luebeck Hbf to Bad Kleinen Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Bad Kleinen, Bahnhof to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof Re2

41€ - 81€

Train via Güstrow  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Puttgarden to Luebeck Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Luebeck Hbf to Guestrow Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Güstrow, Bahnhof to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof Re5

52€ - 93€

Drive  •  3h 40m

  1. Drive from Puttgarden to Berlin Hbf 372.5 km

40€ - 65€

Ferry, train, fly  •  7h 34m

  1. Take the ferry from Puttgarden to Rodby
  2. Take the train from Rødby Færge to Nykøbing F St.
  3. Take the train from Nykøbing F St. to Køge St.
  4. Take the train from Køge St. to København H
  5. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) CPH - TXL

100€ - 425€

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The cheapest way to get from Puttgarden to Berlin is to bus which costs 22€ - 29€ and takes 6h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Puttgarden to Berlin is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puttgarden to Berlin station. However, there are services departing from Puttgarden and arriving at Berlin, Berlin central bus station via Lübeck. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Puttgarden to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Puttgarden and arriving at Berlin Hbf via Luebeck Hbf and Buechen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 17m.

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The distance between Puttgarden and Berlin is 263 km. The road distance is 372.5 km.

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The best way to get from Puttgarden to Berlin without a car is to train which takes 5h 17m and costs 30€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 5h 17m to get from Puttgarden to Berlin, including transfers.

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

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Puttgarden to Berlin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Puttgarden station.

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The best way to get from Puttgarden to Berlin is to train which takes 5h 17m and costs 30€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 22€ - 29€ and takes 6h 10m.

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  • Distance: 263.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 17m

What companies run services between Puttgarden, Germany and Berlin, Germany?

You can take a train from Puttgarden to Berlin Hbf via Luebeck Hbf and Buechen in around 5h 17m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Puttgarden to Berlin ZOB via Lübeck in around 6h 10m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 140€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 320€
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 Puttgarden to Luebeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Luebeck Hbf to Buechen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Luebeck Hbf to Bad Kleinen
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Luebeck Hbf to Guestrow
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 27€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Güstrow, Bahnhof to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Puttgarden to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
HVV
Train from Lübeck Hbf to Büchen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Website
HVV
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 Buechen to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Buechen to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Buechen to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Rødby Færge to Nykøbing F St.
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Nykøbing F St. to Køge St.
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Køge St. to København H
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
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 Puttgarden to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lübeck to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Scandlines
Phone
+45 33 15 15 15
Email
Scandlines@scandlines.com
Website
scandlines.se
Ferry from Puttgarden to Rodby
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
40€
Website
Scandlines
Economy
40€
Flexible
95€

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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Puttgarden to Berlin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puttgarden to Berlin is 372 km. It takes approximately 3h 40m to drive from Puttgarden to Berlin.

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Scandinavian Airlines and easyJet offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport.

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