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

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Fly  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Saarbrucken (SCN) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) SCN - TXL

$106 - $394

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Rideshare  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Saarbrücken to Berlin 452.5 miles

$30 - $55

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Train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$145 - $227

Bus  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Saarbrücken to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz N13

$45 - $75

Bus Eurolines DE  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Saarbrücken to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station N13 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Berlin ZOB

$43 - $103

Drive  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Saarbrücken to Berlin 453.6 miles

$95 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Saarbrücken to Berlin is to rideshare which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saarbrücken to Berlin is to fly which costs 90€ - 340€ and takes 1 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Saarbrücken and arriving at Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Saarbrücken to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Saarbrücken Hbf and arriving at Berlin Hbf (tief) via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 44 min.

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The distance between Saarbrücken and Berlin is 579 km. The road distance is 725.8 km.

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The best way to get from Saarbrücken to Berlin without a car is to train which takes 6 h 44 min and costs 120€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from Saarbrücken to Berlin, including transfers.

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

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Saarbrücken to Berlin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Saarbrücken Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Saarbrücken to Berlin is to fly which takes 1 h 55 min and costs 90€ - 340€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 120€ - 200€ and takes 6 h 44 min, you could also bus, which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 11 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Saarbrucken Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Saarbrücken to Berlin bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz station.

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  • Distance: 361.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 55 min

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

Luxair, BMI Regional and Lufthansa fly from Saarbrücken to Berlin 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Saarbrücken to Berlin via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 6 h 44 min.

Airlines
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Saarbrucken to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $2,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $3,800
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Saarbrücken to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Saarbrücken to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Berlin ZOB
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. 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 be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Saarbrücken to Berlin
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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