Berlin to Leiden by train

  • First train
    04:30
  • Last train
    23:53
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 45m
  • Distance
    606 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    19
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 53m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Berlin to Leiden by train

Fast trains from Berlin to Leiden take around 6 hours and 45 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 606 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Berlin and Leiden.

1. Are there direct trains from Berlin to Leiden?

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

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Berlin to Leiden every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 23 departures.

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

The Berlin to Leiden train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 45 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Leiden is usually scheduled to depart Berlin around 04:30 and the last train is around 23:53. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Berlin around 05:38, and the last at 23:53.

When to book Berlin to Leiden train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 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 Berlin to Leiden by train.

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Which train companies operate between Berlin and Leiden?

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

  • IC Direct
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express

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

Leiden to Berlin by train

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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.

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