Essen to Berlin

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How far is Essen from Berlin?

The distance between Essen and Berlin is 454 kilometres.
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How can I get from Essen to Berlin?

Getting from Essen to Berlin is easy: You can travel by train or bus.

 
Duration
One week
in advance*
One month
in advance*
More than one month
in advance*
Train
3 hours, 42 minutes
€29.99
€19.40
€14.99
Bus
7 hours
€14.99
€14.99
€14.99
*Fares are one way and based on historical data. They are subject to change and cannot be guaranteed at the time of booking.

Which train connections are there between Essen and Berlin?

Traveling by train from Essen to Berlin is quite convenient as the seating in the cars is usually spacious. The biggest operator, Deutsche Bahn, is running regularly from Essen.

Train
Duration
Price
one-way*
No. per day
First of the day
Last of the day
Operator
Stops
ICE
3 hours, 42 minutes
€19.40
13
0:05
20:23
Deutsche Bahn
0
IC
4 hours, 5 minutes
€29.90
4
8:47
16:46
Deutsche Bahn
0
ICE, RE
4 hours, 13 minutes
€26.90
7
6:52
20:31
Deutsche Bahn, RE
1
flixtrain
4 hours, 22 minutes
€14.99
1
7:43
16:56
FlixTrain
0
*Fares are one way and based on historical data. They are subject to change and cannot be guaranteed at the time of booking.

Which bus connections are there between Essen and Berlin?

Traveling by bus from Essen to Berlin is quite convenient and usually low-cost. The biggest operator, FlixBus, is running regularly from Essen.

Bus
Duration
Price
one-way*
No. per day
First of the day
Last of the day
Operator
Stops
flixbus
7 hours
€14.99
4
9:05
23:50
FlixBus
0
*Fares are one way and based on historical data. They are subject to change and cannot be guaranteed at the time of booking.
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Where can I find the main stations in Essen and Berlin?

There are several stations conveniently located in Essen and Berlin.
Stations in Essen

Train stations

Essen Hbf

Bus stops

Essen
Essen Hbf, Zug
Stations in Berlin

Train stations

Berlin Hbf
Berlin Hbf (Washingtonplatz)

Bus stops

Berlin ZOB
Berlin Hbf (Zug)
Berlin SXF
Berlin Südkreuz

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