How to get to Berlin from London

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Travel Information to Berlin from London

distanceDistance577 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, coach or flight
priceTicket price range£62 - £641
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £62 • 21 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £78 • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, Ryanair or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 577 miles by train, coach or flight between London and Berlin. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are FlixBus, Ryanair or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from London to Berlin.

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from London to Berlin

How to get to Berlin from London by train, bus, flight or ferry.

Our recommendation

The best way to travel from London to Berlin is by taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
14:40Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER)
1 change
London, Victoria Coach Station
23:50Berlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz
1 change
BA Cityflyer
London City Airport (LCY)
16:05Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER)
0 changes
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London St Pancras International (STP)
19:51Berlin Hbf
1 change
London St Pancras International (STP)
00:16Berlin Hbf
2 changes
London St Pancras International (STP)
21:51Berlin Hbf
1 change
London, Victoria Coach Station
09:00Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof
1 change
London, Victoria Coach Station
2 changes
London, Victoria Coach Station
13:39Berlin Spandau
2 changes
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
09:35Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER)
0 changes
London Luton Airport (LTN)
10:45Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER)
0 changes
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
21:35Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER)
1 change

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How to Travel from London to Berlin

Travelling from London to Berlin is most convenient by plane as the two cities are located nearly 690 miles apart. This is a relatively popular journey and most low-cost airlines operate frequent services from all of London's airports, the flight to Berlin lasts just under 2 hours. Travelling by train or bus between the cities is also possible but takes considerably longer with a total journey time close to 11 hours.

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What is the best way to travel from London to Berlin?

Cheapest way to travel from London to Berlin


Flying from Berlin to London is the cheapest way to travel. Flights from London to Berlin run daily with departures from most of London's major airports. British Airways and Air Berlin both offer direct services from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel airport daily commencing services at 7:20 a.m. each morning and running at least one service an hour throughout the day. Flights on both airlines usually take no more than 1 hour 50 minutes. Easyjet runs a direct service from London Luton to Berlin Schönefeld daily beginning 6:00 a.m. as well as regular flights from London Gatwick totally a flight time of around 2 hours 5 minutes. It is also the fastest way to get to Berlin as well as the most convenient.

Most popular way to travel from London to Berlin


Most travellers that book through Omio chose to fly between London and Berlin, the information for which is above, although some also decide to travel by train. Train journeys between London and Berlin depart London St. Pancras train station and arrive at Berlin Hbf main railway station. Currently there is no direct service to Berlin available from London and the journey requires anywhere between 2-4 changes. Outbound services from London St. Pancras are operated by Eurostar, with connecting services from Brussels and beyond operated by DB Bahn's Intercity-Express (ICE) trains. Eurostar departures from London St. Pancras commence at 6:50 a.m. each day with services running regularly at least once every 2 hours in the mornings and afternoons with a midday break and final departure time of 8:01 p.m. Journeys requiring 2-3 connections taking between 10-12 hours to complete with later departures and more connections increasing journey time to upwards of 17 hours.

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Deutsche Bahn

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Travel to Berlin from London on FlixBus, Norwegian Air and Ryanair travel with Omio. When comparing timetables and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of travel services and makes on average about 40,000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of travel includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your London to Berlin travel.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      Brussels Airlines is Belgium’s leading airline. Check the ticket fares for your travel to Berlin from London: Economy Classic, Economy Flex and Business.

        FAQs: London to Berlin

        FAQs: Travel to Berlin easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Berlin.

        There are 3 options to travel to Berlin from London including taking a train, coach or flight.

        The cheapest way to go to Berlin from London is by taking a coach, which costs on average £62.

        This is compared to other ways of getting from London to Berlin:

        A coach is £17 less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from London to Berlin costing on average £78.

        A coach is £579 less than a train with an average ticket price of £641 from London to Berlin.

        The quickest way to travel between London and Berlin is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 40 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

        Coach takes 21 h 15 min on average.

        Getting to Berlin by train takes 11 h 45 min on average.

        You should expect to travel around 577 miles from London to Berlin.

        The average frequency per day from London to Berlin is:

        • 3 trains a day.

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Berlin from London as scheduled services by train, coach or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

        These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from London to Berlin:

        • Coaches from London to Berlin most often leave from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof.
        • Flights from London to Berlin most often leave from London Gatwick Airport and arrive in Berlin Brandenburg Airport.
        • Trains from London to Berlin most often leave from London Waterloo and arrive in Berlin Hbf.

        The following travel companies offer services from London to Berlin:

        • FlixBus, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or BlaBlaCar Bus can take you to Berlin by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for FlixBus from London to Berlin for £62.
        • Travel with Ryanair, easyJet, Malta Air, British Airways, Cityflyer (British Airways 2), Eurowings, Lufthansa, SAS, Brussels Airlines, SWISS, Norwegian Air, Air Baltic, Iberia Express, Lufthansa Cityline (2), Luxair, KLM Cityhopper, KLM, TUIfly, airmax, Air France, Austrian Airlines, LAER, Finnair, PGA-Portugalia Airlines or LOT Polish Airlines for flights to Berlin. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for easyJet London to Berlin tickets on Omio for £78.
        • Deutsche Bahn, Eurostar or Eurostar can take you to Berlin by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Eurostar from London to Berlin for £641.

        Yes, there are direct services available from London to Berlin with the following travel companies:

        • Take a direct coach with.
        • Direct services by plane with easyJet, British Airways or Cityflyer (British Airways 2).
        • Take a direct train with.

        Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Berlin as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between London and Berlin.

        Many of our customers travelling from London to Berlin don't make Berlin their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Prague, Paris, Amsterdam, Munich or Dresden, either of which you could add to your London and Berlin trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Berlin to any of these top destinations today!

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