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Trip Summary

There are 26 daily trains from Wurzburg to Berlin. Traveling by train from Wurzburg to Berlin usually takes around 4 hours and 44 minutes, but the fastest DB Intercity-Express train can make the trip in 3 hours and 38 minutes.

Distance241 mi (387 km)
Fastest train3h 38m
Lowest price£15.31
Trains per day7
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines4

Which train should you take from Wurzburg to Berlin?

There are 4 train lines with service from Wurzburg, Bavaria to Berlin, Berlin. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 21 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity15h 3m£38.89
DB Intercity-Express74h 20m£52.43
Deutsche Bahn214h 54m£56.77
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company14h 30m£46.00

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Wurzburg to Berlin during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

Can you take a train all the way from Wurzburg to Berlin?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Wurzburg to Berlin. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

How long is the train journey from Wurzburg to Berlin?

The distance between Wurzburg and Berlin is approximately 241 miles, or 387 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 44 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 38 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Wurzburg to Berlin are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Thursday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Wurzburg at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Wurzburg to Berlin?

There are 26 scheduled trains on most days. 7 of these are direct connections to Berlin. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Berlin to Wurzburg. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Wurzburg to Berlin for £15.34.

City Information

Berlin

Berlin is one of the most exciting destinations in Europe for all travelers. One of the most unique landmarks in Berlin is its famous Brandenburg Gate, which was built for King Frederick Wilhelm II. The Gate now represents German unity, and it is perhaps the most photogenic landmark in the capital city. Modern art enthusiasts should visit the Urban Nation Museum for Urban Contemporary Art which is Germany’s first street art museum. Opened in 2017, the museum displays works from various graffiti artists from around the world and it’s located in Schöneberg, one of the city’s edgier areas. If you’re simply looking to enjoy a stroll, the Tiergarten, which spans 519 acres from central Berlin, will offer the relaxing vibes you need.

Berlin has an expansive and vibrant food scene with a good variety. Those looking for traditional German dishes should head over to Zur letzten Instanz, which is the oldest restaurant in Berlin. For a special twist, don’t hesitate to visit the Turkish Market, which offers amazing Turkish delicacies.

The main hub for intercity bus services is the Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof Berlin. For rail services, the Berlin Hauptbahnhof is the main train station. The Berlin Brandenburg Airport, located just outside of the city’s south-eastern border, is the main air travel hub of the city.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Wurzburg?

Departure stations

Wurzburg has 3 stations where passengers can board the train to Berlin.

Train stations in Wurzburg:

  • Würzburg-Zell

  • Würzburg Süd

Where is the train station in Berlin?

Arrival stations

There are more train stations and stops in Berlin than most cities. Most trains from Wurzburg will stop at one (or more) of the 6 following stations in Berlin:

Train stations in Berlin:

  • Train Station

  • S+u Bundesplatz

  • Rigaer Straße

  • Bellevue

  • Berlin Gesundbrunnen

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