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Bus  •  7h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Airport BER to Łódź, WPA Łódź Fabryczna N1322 / ...

112 zł - 143 zł

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Bus, train  •  10h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Schönefeld Airport to Nowa Sol Central Bus Station Amsterdam - Lesko 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Nowa Sol to Lodz Chojny Tlk

101 zł - 165 zł

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Konin Ec
  2. Take the bus from Konin, Dworzec PKP 350 - 02 to Łódź, WPA Łódź Fabryczna N1392

207 zł - 307 zł

Train  •  9h 2m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Poznan Glowny Ec
  2. Take the train from Poznan Glowny to Lodz Kaliska R / ...

161 zł - 287 zł

Drive  •  4h 4m

  1. Drive from Schönefeld to Łódź 446 km

220 zł - 330 zł

Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt, train  •  6h 16m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) BER - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Lodz Fabryczna

215 zł - 844 zł

Bus, train to Szczecin, fly, train  •  8h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Schönefeld Airport to Szczecin Train Station
  2. Take the train from Szczecin Glowny to Port Lotniczy Szczecin Goleniow
  3. Fly from Szczecin (SZZ) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) SZZ - WAW
  4. Take the train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Lodz Fabryczna

339 zł - 928 zł

Schönefeld to Łódź by bus

The bus journey time between Schönefeld and Łódź is around 6h 11m and covers a distance of around 457 km. The fastest bus normally takes 6h 11m. Operated by BVG, RVS and FlixBus, the Schönefeld to Łódź bus service departs from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bus ZOB] and arrives in Łódź, WPA Łódź Fabryczna. Typically 11 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
6h 11m
Fastest bus time:
6h 11m
Bus distance:
457 km
Buses per week:
11
Cheapest price:
112 zł
Carbon emissions:
56 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
16:13
Last bus departs at:
22:24

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Schönefeld to Łódź bus schedules

Germany → Poland
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International entry into Poland from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Poland, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Georgia, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Poland with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Poland from Germany

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 8 in quarantine
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from Germany
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  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 8 in quarantine
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Canada, Georgia, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey and United States
  • COVID-19 testing required within 2 hours from entering the country
This applies to arrivals from Turkey

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Rules to follow in Poland

1.5m

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Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Poland from Germany.

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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

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Łódź is 800 190 590.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Łódź is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Łódź is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 190 590.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from Poland.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Schönefeld to Łódź is to bus which costs €24 - €35 and takes 7h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Schönefeld to Łódź is to drive which costs €45 - €75 and takes 4h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Schönefeld to Łódź. However, there are services departing from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bus ZOB] and arriving at Łódź, WPA Łódź Fabryczna via Berlin Airport BER. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from Schönefeld to Łódź. However, there are services departing from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] and arriving at Lodz Kaliska via Berlin Ostbahnhof and Poznan Glowny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 2m.

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The distance between Schönefeld and Łódź is 414 km. The road distance is 446 km.

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The best way to get from Schönefeld to Łódź without a car is to bus which takes 7h 4m and costs €24 - €35.

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It takes approximately 7h 4m to get from Schönefeld to Łódź, including transfers.

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Schönefeld to Łódź bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin Airport BER station.

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Schönefeld to Łódź train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Berlin Ostbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Schönefeld to Łódź is to bus which takes 7h 4m and costs €24 - €35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €35 - €65 and takes 9h 2m.

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Map of how to get from Schönefeld to Łódź.
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  • Distance: 413.5 km
  • Duration: 7h 4m

What companies run services between Schönefeld, Brandenburg, Germany and Łódź, Poland?

FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin Airport BER to Łódź, WPA Łódź Fabryczna twice daily. Tickets cost 100 zł - 130 zł and the journey takes 5h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Schönefeld to Łódź via Berlin Ostbahnhof and Poznan Glowny in around 9h 2m.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
390 zł - 1 100 zł
Flights from Szczecin to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
330 zł - 1 100 zł
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Warsaw Chopin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
500 zł - 1 300 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Warsaw Chopin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
500 zł - 1 300 zł
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Warsaw Chopin via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
390 zł - 1 100 zł
Train operators
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 Berlin Ostbahnhof to Konin
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
160 zł - 230 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Poznan Glowny
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
120 zł - 180 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Polregio
Phone
(+48) 22 439 6052
Email
info@p-r.com.pl
Website
polregio.pl
Train from Poznan Glowny to Lodz Kaliska
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
29 zł - 40 zł
Website
Polregio
Train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Lodz Fabryczna
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
16 zł - 24 zł
Website
Polregio
Train from Szczecin Glowny to Port Lotniczy Szczecin Goleniow
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
8 zł - 12 zł
Website
Polregio
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 Lodz Kaliska
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45 zł - 80 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
45 zł - 55 zł
1st Class
60 zł - 80 zł
Train from Nowa Sol to Lodz Chojny
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50 zł - 90 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
50 zł - 65 zł
1st Class
70 zł - 90 zł
Train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Lodz Fabryczna
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
40 zł - 70 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
40 zł - 50 zł
1st Class
50 zł - 70 zł
Łódzka Kolej Aglomeracyjna
Phone
42 205 55 15
Email
bok@lka.lodzkie.pl
Website
lka.lodzkie.pl
Train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Lodz Fabryczna
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
19 zł - 23 zł
Website
Łódzka Kolej Aglomeracyjna
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 Berlin Airport BER to Łódź, WPA Łódź Fabryczna
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100 zł - 130 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Konin, Dworzec PKP 350 - 02 to Łódź, WPA Łódź Fabryczna
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35 zł - 50 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Mądeltrans Eurolines
Phone
+48 14 6 571 777
Email
linia@madeltrans.com.pl
Website
madeltrans.pl
Bus from Berlin Schönefeld Airport to Nowa Sol Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
45 zł - 75 zł
Website
Mądeltrans Eurolines
Follow me! Interglobus
Phone
(+48) 91 48 50 422
Email
biuro@followme.pl
Website
interglobus.pl
Bus from Berlin Schönefeld Airport to Szczecin Train Station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
87 zł
Website
Follow me! Interglobus

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Schönefeld to Łódź bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Łódź, WPA Łódź Fabryczna station.

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Schönefeld to Łódź train services, operated by Polregio, arrive at Lodz Kaliska station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Schönefeld to Łódź is 446 km. It takes approximately 4h 4m to drive from Schönefeld to Łódź.

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Austrian Airlines, LOT and Lufthansa offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport.

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There are 43+ hotels available in Łódź. Prices start at 500 zł per night.

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The best way to get from Schönefeld to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is to train which takes 8 min and costs €2 - €4.

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