A step-by-step travel guide. Take the night train from Stockholm to Berlin

Prices from
€125
Travel time
15h

Go by night train from Stockholm to Berlin and arrive rested after a good night's sleep. It’s a 2 days train journey, taking you quickly to your destination, passing through Malmö, Copenhagen and Hamburg.

Prices from
€125

Day 1

Stockholm Sweden
Malmö Sweden

Day 2

Malmö

Wake up and get ready to find your next train in Malmö.

Malmö Sweden
Copenhagen Denmark
Copenhagen Denmark
Hamburg Germany
Hamburg Germany
Berlin Germany
Berlin

Arrive at your final destination, Berlin.

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Leaving from Stockholm Sweden
Going to Berlin Germany

Alternative routes from Stockholm to Berlin


Expert's route

The optimal route with comfortable train changes and the best travel experience.

Expert's route

Day 1
From Stockholm Sweden To Copenhagen Denmark
Stay a night in Copenhagen
From Copenhagen Denmark To Hamburg Germany
Day 3
From Hamburg Germany To Berlin Germany
Arriving in Berlin

Good to know when traveling from Stockholm to Berlin

What happens if I miss my connecting train?

Missed trains connections are always possible due to delays, cancellations or just bad luck. Here's a few things to think about:

Before you travel

  • Make sure you have enough time to begin with. Check all the connecting trains and give yourself some extra time to make the changes.
  • Make sure that you have a travel insurance that include missed connections due to things out of your own control.

If you've missed your train

International rail travel is protected by the CIV rules - which means you're usually allowed to travel on the next available train free of charge.

  • Save all documentation and tickets, you'll need them later to make a claim.
  • Ask the ticket inspector to validate your tickets as evidence of the delay.
  • When arriving at the next station ask the staff on what to do next.

Long distance train trips

If you have multiple connecting trains and your first train is delayed, your whole journey might be affected. Remember that if you have to buy new tickets or accommodation as an effect of the delay, save all receipts for your travel insurer.

Is there wifi on the train?

There are few things as nice as watching a movie, listening to a good podcast or getting some work done on the train, and fortunately most long distance trains in Europe today offer free wifi onboard. Eurostar, Renfe, SNCF and Deutsche Bahn let you get access to wifi on the majority of their trains. If it's super important to you, the best way to really know if wifi is available is to google the name of the train (that can be found on your ticket) and you'll find out.

For EU residents

Should the wifi connection let you down, as an EU resident, you still have the luxury to take advantage of free roaming in all EU countries, just remember to turn on roaming in your phone's settings. If you are an EU resident traveling through a non-EU country such as Switzerland, the UK, or Norway, it could be a good idea to bring a 4G dongle in your bag, and switch off roaming to avoid hefty bills.

Can I charge my phone on the train?

Most long distance trains in Europe have power sockets available. In some cases, the number of power sockets may be limited in the 2nd class cars. In 1st class, however, it's most common that there are power sockets somewhere around each seat. If it's super important to you, the best way to really know is to google the name of the train (that can be found on your ticket) and you'll find out.

Wondering if there's free wifi available? Find more information here: Is there wifi on the train?