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There are 8 ways to get from Schönefeld to Emmen by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8h 11m

  1. Take the train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] to S Spandau Bhf S9 / ...
  2. Take the train from Berlin-Spandau to Almelo Ic
  3. Take the train from Marienberg to Emmen

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Bus  •  9h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Schönefeld Airport to Groningen Main Train Station Lesko - Amsterdam 1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Groningen, Hoofdstation to Emmen, Weerdingerstraat 300

33€ - 47€

6 alternative options

Night bus, bus  •  10h 16m

  1. Take the night bus from Berlin central bus station to Groningen central station N75
  2. Take the bus from Groningen, Hoofdstation to Emmen, Station uitstaphalte 300

41€ - 53€

Drive  •  4h 41m

  1. Drive from Schönefeld to Emmen 544.6 km

65€ - 100€

Fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  6h 17m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BER - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Zwolle
  3. Take the train from Zwolle to Emmen

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  7h 18m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BER - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Arnhem Centraal
  3. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Zwolle
  4. Take the train from Zwolle to Emmen

Fly to Cologne Bonn, train  •  8h 9m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) BER - CGN
  2. Take the train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Arnhem Centraal
  3. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Zwolle
  4. Take the train from Zwolle to Emmen

Fly to Muenster, train  •  9h 41m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Muenster (FMO) BER - FMO
  2. Take the train from Ibbenbueren to Hengelo
  3. Take the train from Marienberg to Emmen

Schönefeld to Emmen by train and walk

The journey time between Schönefeld and Emmen is around 6h 58m and covers a distance of around 583 km. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 35m. Operated by S-Bahn Berlin, Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Schönefeld to Emmen service departs from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] and arrives in Emmen. Typically 41 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
6h 58m
Fastest journey time:
6h 35m
Services per week:
41
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
30 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:38
Last service departs at:
15:38

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Schönefeld to Emmen train and walk schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Emmen is 1351.

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

The social distance requirement in Emmen is 1.5 metres.

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The most affordable way to get from Schönefeld to Emmen is to bus, which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 9h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Schönefeld to Emmen is to drive which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 4h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Schönefeld to Emmen. However, there are services departing from Berlin Schönefeld Airport and arriving at Emmen, Weerdingerstraat via Groningen, Hoofdstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Schönefeld to Emmen. However, there are services departing from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] and arriving at Emmen via Berlin-Spandau, Almelo and Marienberg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 11m.

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The distance between Schönefeld and Emmen is 448 km. The road distance is 544.6 km.

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The best way to get from Schönefeld to Emmen without a car is to train which takes 8h 11m and costs .

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It takes approximately 8h 11m to get from Schönefeld to Emmen, including transfers.

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Schönefeld to Emmen bus services, operated by Mądeltrans Eurolines, depart from Berlin Schönefeld Airport station.

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Schönefeld to Emmen train services, operated by S-Bahn Berlin, depart from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] station.

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The best way to get from Schönefeld to Emmen is to train which takes 8h 11m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 9h 54m.

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Map of how to get from Schönefeld to Emmen.
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  • Distance: 447.7 km
  • Duration: 8h 11m

What companies run services between Schönefeld, Brandenburg, Germany and Emmen, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Schönefeld to Emmen via Berlin-Spandau, Almelo, Almelo, and Marienberg in around 8h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Schönefeld to Emmen via Groningen Main Train Station and Groningen, Hoofdstation in around 9h 54m.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 240€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 400€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Muenster via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 270€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 380€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 380€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 390€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 390€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
140€ - 490€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Muenster via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Muenster via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 290€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 440€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 90€
Train operators
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] to S Spandau Bhf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
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 Flughafen Ber - Terminal 5 to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Berlin-Spandau to Almelo
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 130€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Blauwnet
Phone
0900-9292
Website
blauwnet.nl
Train from Marienberg to Emmen
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Blauwnet
Train from Zwolle to Emmen
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Blauwnet
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 35€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
15€ - 20€
1st Class
25€ - 35€
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 27€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 17€
1st Class
19€ - 27€
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from D-Flughafen Bf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
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 Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Ibbenbueren to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Eurobahn
Bus operators
Mądeltrans Eurolines
Phone
+48 14 6 571 777
Email
linia@madeltrans.com.pl
Website
madeltrans.pl
Bus from Berlin Schönefeld Airport to Groningen Main Train Station
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
24€ - 40€
Website
Mądeltrans Eurolines
Qbuzz
Phone
033 -4601580
Website
qbuzz.nl
Bus from Groningen, Hoofdstation to Emmen, Weerdingerstraat
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Qbuzz
Bus from Groningen, Hoofdstation to Emmen, Station uitstaphalte
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Qbuzz
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Berlin central bus station to Groningen central station
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
28€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Schönefeld to Emmen train services, operated by Blauwnet, arrive at Emmen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Schönefeld to Emmen is 545 km. It takes approximately 4h 41m to drive from Schönefeld to Emmen.

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