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There are 5 ways to get from Zwickau to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig Hbf
  2. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2

Train via Elsterwerda

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Pölbitzer Bahnhof to Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Chemnitz Hbf to Elsterwerda
  3. Take the train from Elsterwerda, Bahnhof to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2

Train via Dresden

  1. Take the train from Zwickau-Poelbitz to Dresden Hbf
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2

Drive

  1. Drive from Zwickau to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER)
Zwickau → Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER)
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zwickau to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) is to bus which costs €15 - €19 and takes 3h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Zwickau to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) is to drive which costs €30 - €50 and takes 2h 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zwickau to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER). However, there are services departing from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 via Leipzig Hbf and S Südkreuz Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 30m.

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The distance between Zwickau and Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) is 195 km. The road distance is 283 km.

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The best way to get from Zwickau to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) without a car is to train which takes 3h 30m and costs €26 - €120.

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It takes approximately 3h 30m to get from Zwickau to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), including transfers.

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Zwickau to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof station.

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Zwickau to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Zwickau to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) is to train which takes 3h 30m and costs €26 - €120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €15 - €19 and takes 3h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Zwickau to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER).
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  • Distance: 195.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 30m

What companies run services between Zwickau, Germany and Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany?

You can take a train from Zwickau to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) via Leipzig Hbf, Berlin Suedkreuz, and S Südkreuz Bhf in around 3h 30m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 once daily. Tickets cost €15 - €19 and the journey takes 3h 40m.

Train operators
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 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
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 Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Elsterwerda, Bahnhof to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Leipzig central train station to Berlin Südkreuz station
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Flixtrain
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Phone
0341 231898288
Email
info@mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from Zwickau, Pölbitzer Bahnhof to Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Train from Chemnitz Hbf to Elsterwerda
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Zwickau-Poelbitz to Chemnitz Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Train from Chemnitz Hbf to Elsterwerda
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Transdev
Train from Zwickau-Poelbitz to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
brb.de
Train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Elsterwerda, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
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 Elsterwerda to Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Zwickau to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 station.

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Zwickau to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Berlin Suedkreuz station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zwickau to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) is 283 km. It takes approximately 2h 28m to drive from Zwickau to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER).

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