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Journey Information

Frankfurt to Berlin bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$60.98
Shortest duration8h 0m
Trips per day7
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus 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, bus 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 bus 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 bus.

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.

How much is a bus ticket from Frankfurt to Berlin?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $60.98 was the low point for bus fares from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin. Buses from Berlin to Frankfurt are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $60.98 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 11 hours and 4 minutes to cover the 263 miles (424 kilometers) from Frankfurt am Main, HE to Berlin, BE. However, the fastest bus only takes 8 hours, The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Berlin. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Frankfurt?

The first bus leaves at 12:00am and the last bus leaves at 10:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Frankfurt to Berlin, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 7 scheduled buses that travel from Frankfurt to Berlin every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. However, only one of these is a direct bus. With direct service, you do not have to transfer onto a different bus at any point during your trip. Direct buses also tend to be significantly faster, which is worth bearing in mind as you compare the available options.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Frankfurt to Berlin; ticket prices start at $28.02.

What bus companies travel from Frankfurt to Berlin?

There is one bus company that operates from Frankfurt to Berlin. FlixBus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus711h 5m$60.98

Book FlixBus from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin from $38. There are 7 trips per day offered by FlixBus from Frankfurt to Berlin and you can expect on average to pay $61 for a FlixBus ticket to Berlin. In Frankfurt am Main, FlixBus departs to Berlin from Central Bus Station and one other station. In Berlin, FlixBus arrives at Central Bus Station and 2 other stations. An average trip on FlixBus from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin takes 11 hours and 5 minutes, while the fastest available FlixBus trip will get you to Berlin in 8 hours and 0 minutes, On weekends, FlixBus offers 6 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $64 for a weekend trip to Berlin.

Price trends for buses from Frankfurt to Berlin

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

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