Karlsruhe to Bern by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    10:00
  • Last train
    18:04
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 53m

Travelling from Karlsruhe to Bern by train

The fastest trains from Karlsruhe to Bern take around 2 hours and 53 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 239 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Karlsruhe and Bern.

Direct trains run between Karlsruhe and Bern.

We usually find around 7 direct trains on the route from Karlsruhe to Bern every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 10 departures. The duration is normally about 2 hours and 53 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Bern is usually scheduled to depart Karlsruhe around 10:00 and the last train is around 18:03. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Karlsruhe around 10:00, and the last at 18:08.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Karlsruhe to Bern train tickets?

Trains for this journey 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 Karlsruhe to Bern by train.

Which trains operate between Karlsruhe and Bern?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités

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 rail 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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