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Train  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof S9 / ...
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Uelzen Ice

€49 - €117

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Train, bus  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Salzwedel Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salzwedel to Uelzen Sev

€22 - €108

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Bus, train  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Schönefeld Airport to Hamburg Central Bus Station Lesko - Amsterdam 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lueneburg Ice / ...

€22 - €70

Drive  •  3h 12m

  1. Drive from Schönefeld to Lüneburg 301.9 km

€30 - €50

Fly, train  •  5h 40m

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

€54 - €417

Schönefeld to Lüneburg by train

The train journey time between Schönefeld and Lüneburg is around 3h 16m and covers a distance of around 271 km. The fastest train normally takes 3h 5m. Operated by S-Bahn Berlin, Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and others, the Schönefeld to Lüneburg train service departs from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] and arrives in Lueneburg. Typically 49 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3h 16m
Fastest train time:
3h 5m
Train distance:
271 km
Trains per week:
49
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:58
Last train departs at:
20:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Schönefeld to Lüneburg train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Schönefeld → Lüneburg
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lüneburg is 116 117.

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

The social distance requirement in Lüneburg is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Schönefeld to Lüneburg is to bus and train which costs €22 - €70 and takes 4h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Schönefeld to Lüneburg is to drive which costs €30 - €50 and takes 3h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Schönefeld to Lüneburg. However, there are services departing from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] and arriving at Lueneburg via Berlin Hbf and Uelzen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 54m.

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It is 229 km from Schönefeld to Lüneburg. It is approximately 301.9 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Schönefeld to Lüneburg without a car is to train which takes 3h 54m and costs €45 - €120.

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It takes approximately 3h 54m to get from Schönefeld to Lüneburg, including transfers.

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

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There is no direct flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Hamburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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Schönefeld to Lüneburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Uelzen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Schönefeld to Lüneburg is 302 km. It takes approximately 3h 12m to drive from Schönefeld to Lüneburg.

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  • Distance: 228.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 54m

What companies run services between Schönefeld, Brandenburg, Germany and Lüneburg, Germany?

You can take a train from Schönefeld to Lüneburg via Berlin Hbf and Uelzen in around 3h 54m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €360
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €360
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€260 - €600
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€210 - €600
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€270 - €410
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
€130 - €400
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€130 - €400
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€130 - €400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €490
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€260 - €600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€270 - €410
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€210 - €440
DAT Danish Air Transport
Website
dat.dk
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€170 - €370
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€210 - €600
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€75 - €260
Train operators
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €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 Hbf
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€5 - €7
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 Berlin Hbf to Uelzen
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lueneburg
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €25
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Salzwedel
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lueneburg
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
metronom
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lüneburg
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
HVV
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 Hamburg Hbf to Lueneburg
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Salzwedel
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Flixtrain
Bus operators
Mądeltrans Eurolines
Phone
+48 14 6 571 777
Email
linia@madeltrans.com.pl
Website
madeltrans.pl
Bus from Berlin Schönefeld Airport to Hamburg Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€13 - €20
Website
Mądeltrans Eurolines
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Bus from Salzwedel to Uelzen
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
HVV

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