How to get from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin

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from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin

You can get from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin on 19 Aug we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:02Frankfurt (Main) Hbf3h54 10:56Berlin Hbf
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£851One-way
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02:49Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h09 07:58Berlin Hbf
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£711One-way
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08:14Frankfurt (Main) Hbf4h15 12:29Berlin Hbf
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£851One-way
18:20Frankfurt (Main) Süd4h08 22:28Berlin Hbf
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18:14Frankfurt (Main) Hbf4h15 22:29Berlin Hbf
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Travel Information from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin

distanceDistance262 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£39 - £211
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £39 • 8 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • £211 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 262 miles between Frankfurt am Main and Berlin. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £39. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin.

Travel Tips: Travel from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin

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There are 4 ways to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin. Tickets for a coach cost on average £39.

This is compared to other travel options to Berlin:

A coach is £171 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin costing on average £211.

A coach is generally £39 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £79 from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin.

The fastest way to get to Berlin from Frankfurt am Main is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Berlin that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Berlin by coach can take on average 8 h.

In comparison, getting to Berlin by train can take on average 4 h.

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Berlin is around 262 miles.

The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin is:

  • Around 3 coaches per day.
  • 22 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Frankfurt am Main and Berlin as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin:

  • Coaches from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin most often leave from Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1) and arrive in Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof.
  • Flights mostly leave from Frankfurt am Main Airport and tend to arrive in Berlin Brandenburg Airport.
  • Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin most often leave from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Berlin Hbf.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Berlin by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin for £39 on Omio.
  • Travel with Lufthansa for flights to Berlin. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Lufthansa Frankfurt am Main to Berlin tickets on Omio for £211.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Berlin by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Frankfurt am Main to Berlin tickets on Omio for £79.

Yes, there are direct services available between Frankfurt am Main and Berlin with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by coach with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar with 3 direct coaches per day.
  • You'll find direct flights per day with.
  • You can travel directly by train with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain with 20 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Berlin as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Amsterdam, Prague or Paris. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Frankfurt am Main and Berlin itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Berlin and any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is £39 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this route is on average £211 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £79 one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Frankfurt am Main to Berlin tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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