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There are 7 ways to get from Puttgarden to Berlin by train, bus, car, plane or ferry

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Train  •  5h 13m

  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 / ...

49€ - 120€

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Train, bus  •  8h 22m

  1. Take the train from Puttgarden to Luebeck Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lübeck central train station to Hamburg central bus station
  3. Take the bus from Hamburg to Berlin - Central Bus Station X50 / ...

33€ - 49€

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Train via Bad Kleinen  •  6h 49m

  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 to Berlin Hbf Re

52€ - 82€

Train via Güstrow  •  7h 34m

  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

63€ - 94€

Drive  •  3h 35m

  1. Drive from Puttgarden to Berlin Hbf 389.9 km

40€ - 65€

Train to Hamburg, fly  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Puttgarden to Hamburg Hasselbrook
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) HAM - BER

64€ - 319€

Ferry, train to Copenhagen, fly  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the ferry from Puttgarden to Rodby
  2. Take the train from Rødby Færge to Nørreport St.
  3. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) CPH - BER

99€ - 331€

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The cheapest way to get from Puttgarden to Berlin is to train and bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 8h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Puttgarden to Berlin is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3h 35m.

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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 13m.

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The distance between Puttgarden and Berlin is 263 km. The road distance is 389.9 km.

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The best way to get from Puttgarden to Berlin without a car is to train which takes 5h 13m and costs 45€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 5h 13m to get from Puttgarden to Berlin, including transfers.

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

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There is no direct flight from Hamburg Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 10m and has one stopover.

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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 390 km. It takes approximately 3h 35m to drive from Puttgarden to Berlin.

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  • Distance: 263.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 13m

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 13m.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
85€ - 330€
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 330€
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
85€ - 330€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 390€
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 390€
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
190€ - 460€
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
240€ - 550€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 300€
Flights from Copenhagen to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 450€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 410€
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 120€
DAT Danish Air Transport
Website
dat.dk
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 240€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
190€ - 460€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
240€ - 550€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
130€ - 260€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 130€
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
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
39 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 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Puttgarden to Hamburg Hasselbrook
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Puttgarden to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
HVV
Train from Lübeck Hbf to Büchen
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
HVV
Train from Puttgarden to Hasselbrook
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Buechen to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 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 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
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 Nørreport St.
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
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 Lübeck central train station to Hamburg central bus station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg central bus station to Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Hamburg to Berlin - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
Blablabus
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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