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Train travel Berlin to Bad Harzburg - best ticket option

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Train travel Berlin to Bad Harzburg - best ticket option

Looking for advice please on which is the best ticket option on DB to get from Berlin to Bad Harzburg (Lower Saxony) (2 adults travelling together). The Schoenes Wochenende ticket is a great offer but on this occasion it doesn't work for us as we wish to have the possibility to take an IC/ICE train which is excluded from the Schoenes Wochenende ticket.

Is there any better option that the full price point to point fare. Any advice from experts on the DB ticketing system greatly appreciated (we have no discount cards, 2nd class travel is fine). Thanks.

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1. Re: Train travel Berlin to Bad Harzburg - best ticket option

If you buy tickets in advance (= ASAP) you can get this trip from EUR 49 for both of you together.

DB timetable

http://reiseauskunft.bahn.de/bin/query.exe/en

Start: Berlin Hbf

Destination: Bad Harzburg

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2. Re: Train travel Berlin to Bad Harzburg - best ticket option

sorry abalada but I don't see how you get this for 49 euros. Entering the departure and arrival towns into the journey planner offers me two (one way) tickets for 81 Euros on the sparpreis or 142 Euros on the standard fare. What sort of ticket is the one that covers us both for 49 euros?

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3. Re: Train travel Berlin to Bad Harzburg - best ticket option

Could be that the EUR 49 tickets are already sold for your travel date. Which you did not post.

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4. Re: Train travel Berlin to Bad Harzburg - best ticket option

But what would they be called please?

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5. Re: Train travel Berlin to Bad Harzburg - best ticket option

Sparpreis (saver fare)

bahn.com/i/…savings-fare.shtml

"Two people from EUR 49.00"

If the batch of the Sparpreis ticket for EUR 49 is sold, the batch costing EUR 69 (EUR 39 + 30) is going on sale. And so on.

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