Hamburg to Berlin

Hamburg to Berlin

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Hamburg to Berlin Schedule

Hamburg to Berlin Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Transferz Business Any time€ 1,808.92
CD 2nd Class Seat 03:17 - 08:04€ 187.83
FlixBus Economy 05:40 - 09:00€ 19.99
FlixBus Economy 07:45 - 11:05€ 16
Eurowings Economy 08:30 - 17:15€ 181.05
FlixBus Economy 10:30 - 13:45€ 16
CD 2nd Class Seat 12:03 - 13:55€ 122.70
CD 2nd Class Seat 15:36 - 17:22€ 126.07
FlixBus Economy 16:15 - 19:30€ 16
CD 2nd Class Seat 19:38 - 21:22€ 122.70
FlixBus Economy 20:00 - 23:05€ 24.99
FlixBus Economy 23:35 - 03:30€ 29.99

Transportation from Hamburg to Berlin

Facts about the transport from Hamburg to Berlin

Cheapest Transport$14
Fastest Transport2h 1m
Earliest Departure12:30 AM
Latest Departure11:35 PM
Departures per day40
Distance101 kilometers
Transport CompaniesDaytrip, Eurowings, FlixBus, Flixtrain, Freebird Airlines, Norwegian, Pegasus Airlines, Transferz

How to get from Hamburg to Berlin

Travelling between Hamburg and Berlin is possible by Flight, bus, train and taxi. Train guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Flight is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 2,122.15 if you go by taxi; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a train which will set you back mere USD 13.86.

How long does it take to get from Hamburg to Berlin?

It can take you anywhere between 3 and 22 hours to travel between Hamburg and Berlin depending on the means of transport you choose.

Train is the fastest way to travel between Hamburg and Berlin. Train will bring you to your destination in 2h 1m. Flight does a much slower job and take about 21h 25m to reach Berlin.

How much does it cost to get from Hamburg to Berlin?

Travelling between Hamburg and Berlin can be as cheap as USD 13.86 if you opt for a Flixtrain train and as expensive as USD 2,122.15 if you buy a Transferz taxi ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Hamburg and Berlin ?

  • 13 from Hamburg to Berlin starting from 00:30 Hamburg Central Bus until 23:35 Hamburg Central Bus
  • 3 from Hamburg to Berlin starting from 07:46 Hamburg Central until 17:45 Hamburg Central
  • 24 from Hamburg to Berlin starting from 00:00 Hamburg Hotel Transfer until 00:00 Hamburg Hotel Transfer

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Hamburg to Berlin.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?


Travelling from Hamburg to Berlin overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Hamburg and Berlin



Some travellers consider taxi to be the most convenient form of overland transport thanks to flexible departure times, a possibility to choose the size of the car you need, and a hassle-free door-to-door service.

Things to remember: If you are planning to make detours during your trip, discuss it with your driver or service provider in advance as it may affect the price.

Companies offering charters between Hamburg and Berlin

Daytrip, Transferz


Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.

Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.

What is the most popular transport to get from Hamburg to Berlin?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Train remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% took a train