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Journey timeFrom 8h 25m
Distance590km (367 miles)
Departure stationChemnitz
Arrival stationBern
Changes2 changes
Train and bus operatorsDB

Chemnitz to Bern train times

Check out the next trains departing from Chemnitz to Bern for Tuesday 15th Jan 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
07:31 15:56 8h 25m, 3 changes
09:31 17:56 8h 25m, 3 changes
09:31 18:56 9h 25m, 2 changes
11:31 19:56 8h 25m, 3 changes
11:31 20:56 9h 25m, 2 changes
13:31 21:56 8h 25m, 3 changes
13:54 00:31 10h 37m, 4 changes
15:31 01:02 9h 31m, 4 changes
17:31 06:56 13h 25m, 4 changes
19:31 07:24 11h 53m, 4 changes

Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity) and EC (Eurocity) trains from Chemnitz to Bern

You can travel from Chemnitz to Bern on Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity) and EC (Eurocity) trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several billion passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoNelso Silva, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

The high-speed train of Deutsche Bahn, with a maximum speed of 330 km/h, the ICE connects major cities and is also used for international travel to neighbouring countries such as Austria, France and Denmark. This train is equipped with air conditioning, a dining car, a children's compartment and power sockets. Passengers enjoy a free WiFi connection throughout the duration of the ICE trip.

PhotoFalk2, under licence CC4.0

An express train running on German domestic routes, the Intercity is a little slower than the ICE and is also used for long distance trips. The integrated circuit covers long distances with a maximum speed of 200 km/h. In recent years, trains of the new generation "Intercity 2" run on some lines at 160 km/h only – these trains, however, offer extra legroom and extra space for toddlers. They are also equipped with air conditioning, a food carriage and wheelchair parking spaces.

PhotoQualle, under licence CC3.0

The European equivalent of the Intercity of Deutsche Bahn, this train is used on cross-border routes, for example on journeys from Germany to Denmark, Austria and the Czech Republic. It stops only in some major city stations – it's often a good alternative to air travel.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Chemnitz to Bern? 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 Chemnitz to Bern take?

The average journey time by train between Chemnitz and Bern is 10 hours and 13 minutes, with around 16 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 Chemnitz and Bern by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Chemnitz to Bern is 8 hours and 25 minutes.

How much does the train from Chemnitz to Bern cost?

Train tickets from Chemnitz to Bern can start from as little as €0.00 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 Chemnitz to Bern?

No, there are no direct train services from Chemnitz to Bern. Travelling from Chemnitz to Bern by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Chemnitz to Bern leave?

The first train from Chemnitz to Bern leaves at 04:21. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Chemnitz to Bern leave?

The last train from Chemnitz to Bern leaves at 21:55. 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 Chemnitz and Bern by train?

Trains travelling from Chemnitz to Bern cover a distance of around 590km during the journey.

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If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Bern to Chemnitz.

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