Gießen to Berlin by train

  • First train
    04:14
  • Last train
    00:08
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 18m
  • Distance
    392 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    27
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 35m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Gießen to Berlin by train

Fast trains from Gießen to Berlin take around 4 hours and 18 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 392 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gießen and Berlin.

1. Are there direct trains from Gießen to Berlin?

Journeys between Gießen and Berlin usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 30 departures on the route from Gießen to Berlin every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 22 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Gießen to Berlin?

The Gießen to Berlin train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 18 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Gießen to Berlin train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Berlin is usually scheduled to depart Gießen around 04:14 and the last train is around 00:08. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gießen around 04:30, and the last at 22:04.

When to book Gießen to Berlin train tickets?

Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Gießen to Berlin by train.

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Which train companies operate between Gießen and Berlin?

More than one train company operates on the route from Gießen to Berlin, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.