There are 9 ways to get from Rotterdam to Berlin by train, plane, bus, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  4 h 6 min

  1. AMS - TXL

$84 - $300

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 34 min

$41 - $94

7 alternative options

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  4 h 30 min

  1. AMS - SXF

$59 - $225

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  6 h 20 min

  1. DUS - TXL

$62 - $167

Train to Brussels, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  5 h 4 min

  1. BRU - TXL

$88 - $256

Train to Brussels, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  5 h 17 min

  1. BRU - SXF

$68 - $231

Train  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Ic
  2. Ice

$117 - $181

Night bus  •  10 h 6 min

  1. N31

$42 - $70

Drive  •  6 h 28 min

  1. 431.6 miles

$100 - $160

What companies run services between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Berlin, Germany?

You can take a train from Rotterdam to Berlin via Amersfoort and Hannover Hbf in around 7 h 37 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Rotterdam to Berlin twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 10 h 45 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Schoenefeld via Basel
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $210
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amersfoort
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Amersfoort to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$19 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $50
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Rotterdam to Berlin
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rotterdam and Berlin is 612 km. The road distance is 691 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Berlin is to bus which costs 30€ - 85€ and takes 11 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Berlin is to train and fly which takes 4 h 6 min and costs 70€ - 260€.

No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Berlin Hbf (tief) via Amersfoort and Hannover Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 37 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Rotterdam to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 34 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Rotterdam to Berlin, including transfers.