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Take the train from Gera to Berlin in 2 hours 20 minutes

If you want to travel from Gera to Berlin by train, you've come to the right place.

You can expect the journey from Gera to Berlin by train to take around 3 hours 11 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 2 hours 20 minutes on the fastest services. You'll usually find around 29 trains per day running on this route, which spans 203 km. You'll have to make 1 change along the way on your journey to Berlin.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Gera to Berlin start from $21.69 when you book in advance.

If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for train schedules, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

Gera to Berlin by train

It takes an average of 3h 11m to travel from Gera to Berlin by train, over a distance of around 126 miles (203 km). There are normally 29 trains per day traveling from Gera to Berlin and tickets for this journey start from $21.69 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 2h 20m
PriceFrom $21.69
Distance126 miles (203 km)
Frequency29 trains per day
First train04:53
Last train22:13
Departure stationGera
Arrival stationBerlin
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsFlixbus

Gera to Berlin train times

Check out the next trains departing from Gera to Berlin for Tuesday Dec 6th 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
09:05 12:18 3h 13m, 1 change
10:01 12:21 2h 20m, 1 change
10:05 13:17 3h 12m, 1 change
10:26 13:48 3h 22m, 1 change
12:01 14:21 2h 20m, 1 change
12:05 14:44 2h 39m, 1 change
13:00 15:22 2h 22m, 1 change
14:00 16:21 2h 21m, 1 change
14:05 17:17 3h 12m, 1 change
15:01 17:22 2h 21m, 1 change

Cheap train tickets from Gera to Berlin

The price of train tickets from Gera to Berlin starts at $21.69 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Gera to Berlin by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Gera to Berlin

Want to know more about your journey from Gera to Berlin? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Gera to Berlin take?

The average journey time by train between Gera and Berlin is 3 hours and 11 minutes, with around 29 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Gera and Berlin by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Gera to Berlin is 2 hours and 20 minutes.

How much does the train from Gera to Berlin cost?

Train tickets from Gera to Berlin can start from as little as $21.69 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Gera to Berlin?

No, there are no direct train services from Gera to Berlin. Travelling from Gera to Berlin by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Gera to Berlin leave?

The first train from Gera to Berlin leaves at 04:53. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Gera to Berlin leave?

The last train from Gera to Berlin leaves at 22:13. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Gera and Berlin by train?

Trains travelling from Gera to Berlin cover a distance of around 126 miles (203 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Berlin to Gera.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Gera to Berlin for a typical week day using timetable data for 12/06/2022. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 11/14/2022 for travel on 11/14/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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