The cheapest trains from Berlin to London

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Cheapest

$235

Average

$310

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Berlin to London will cost around $ 310 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 235.

Cheapest
04:29AMBerlin Hbf13h32 05:01PMLondon St Pancras International
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$2351One-way
Cheapest
04:30AMBerlin Hbf13h31 05:01PMLondon St Pancras International
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$2351One-way
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12:34PMBerlin Hbf22h23 09:57AMLondon St Pancras International
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$2641One-way
06:34AMBerlin Hbf11h27 05:01PMLondon St Pancras International
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$2751One-way
12:46PMBerlin Hbf22h11 09:57AMLondon St Pancras International
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$2761One-way

Timetable Berlin to London

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12:20AMBerlin Hbf41h37 04:57PMLondon St Pancras International
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04:29AMBerlin Hbf13h32 05:01PMLondon St Pancras International
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04:30AMBerlin Hbf13h31 05:01PMLondon St Pancras International
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06:34AMBerlin Hbf11h27 05:01PMLondon St Pancras International
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06:46AMBerlin Hbf11h15 05:01PMLondon St Pancras International
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07:00AMBerlin Hbf13h39 07:39PMLondon St Pancras International
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07:59AMBerlin Hbf12h40 07:39PMLondon St Pancras International
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08:34AMBerlin Hbf12h05 07:39PMLondon St Pancras International
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08:46AMBerlin Hbf11h53 07:39PMLondon St Pancras International
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09:03AMBerlin Hbf32h54 04:57PMLondon St Pancras International
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10:34AMBerlin Hbf31h23 04:57PMLondon St Pancras International
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10:46AMBerlin Hbf31h11 04:57PMLondon St Pancras International
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11:46AMBerlin Hbf30h11 04:57PMLondon St Pancras International
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12:01PMBerlin Hbf29h56 04:57PMLondon St Pancras International
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12:34PMBerlin Hbf22h23 09:57AMLondon St Pancras International
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12:46PMBerlin Hbf22h11 09:57AMLondon St Pancras International
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01:06PMBerlin Hbf21h51 09:57AMLondon St Pancras International
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01:46PMBerlin Hbf21h11 09:57AMLondon St Pancras International
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02:46PMBerlin Hbf27h11 04:57PMLondon St Pancras International
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$124Flixbus
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The fastest trains from Berlin to London

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Fastest Journey

11 h 15 m

Average

21 h 41 m

Trains per day

19

Distance

932 km

It's difficult to get from Berlin to London without transferring at least once.

Fastest
06:46AMBerlin Hbf11h15 05:01PMLondon St Pancras International
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$2871One-way
2nd Fastest
06:34AMBerlin Hbf11h27 05:01PMLondon St Pancras International
1 changes
$2751One-way
08:46AMBerlin Hbf11h53 07:39PMLondon St Pancras International
3 changes
$3181One-way
08:34AMBerlin Hbf12h05 07:39PMLondon St Pancras International
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$3061One-way
07:59AMBerlin Hbf12h40 07:39PMLondon St Pancras International
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$3011One-way

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Train Information from Berlin to London

distanceDistance577 miles (931 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Berlin to London cover the 577 miles (931 km) long journey with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in London Victoria.

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Travel with Deutsche Bahn between Berlin and London

Travel on Deutsche Bahn trains from Berlin to London at great prices. Omio finds you train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) makes German train travel easy! Find Deutsche Bahn train schedules and cheap tickets for the 577 miles (931 km) journey between Berlin and London with Omio. Choose from Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares for your journey from Berlin to London if you’re looking for the best deals on affordable train tickets. Deutsche Bahn even offers discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use on Omio.

As the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day, DB offers a range of train types to suit you with the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the express national and international Intercity (IC) and Eurocity (EC) trains, and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains. These different types of trains differ in terms of the comfort and time required to travel. For example, while restrooms are standard services on each train, other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi access are only available on certain trains.

These are Deutsche Bahn's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Berlin to London:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Trains from Berlin to London

Trains from Berlin to London are frequent and affordable, passing through the Channel Tunnel ("Chunnel") for arrival to the UK. The trip takes around 11 to 14h and booking in advance will ensure at least four to five daily travel options. With London as the central hub of the UK for all types of travel, this makes a great destination not only for the beautiful canals and architecture of London itself, but also for easy access to the vast variety of landscape that the United Kingdom has to offer.

Which train companies travel from Berlin to London?

Traveling from Berlin to London requires the train company Deutsche Bahn and a transfer to Eurostar. Deutsche Bahn is the largest operating railway in Germany and is guaranteed to offer you a smooth and safe arrival into London. All trains start at the Berlin Hauptbahnhof station and terminate at London St. Pancras. The journey from Berlin to London is the same for all dates and times, with one to two transfers along the way, stopping in either Germany or Amsterdam.

Deutsche Bahn trains from Berlin to London

Deutsche Bahn offers an average of four to five options daily for travel from Berlin to London. Choose from a variety of ticket types including the Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible options. All trains from Berlin to London require a transfer via Eurostar, with one or two stop-overs depending. Plan on 11 to 14h of travel with high-speed, international, and regional train options such as InterCity, InterCity Express, and Regional Express and Regular trains. Make sure to book ahead as the duration and amenities options such as Wi-Fi and seat type will vary depending on the type of ticket you purchase. Keep in mind the standard policies in place for Deutsche Bahn including change fees, cancellations, and refunds which all vary depending on your ticket choice.

Eurostar trains from Berlin to London

When traveling from Berlin to London, you will transfer from the Deutsche Bahn to Eurostar, either in Germany or Amsterdam. While onboard Eurostar, you have various class options, including Standard, Standard Premier, and Business Premier. Ticket fare is generally Semi Flex with an option to change your ticket for a fixed fee if needed. Keep this in mind while booking as Deutsche Bahn and Eurostar policies are slightly different. All Eurostar tickets will be in tandem with Deutsche Bahn.

Train from Berlin to London: Services on board

Services on board vary depending on the ticket type you choose. First Class and Second Class options are available, with amenities such as power outlets, catering options, and seat reservations for first class. Standard fare, Savings fare, and Flex fare are all available for different purchasing options, with exchanges and refunds offered for the Savings and Flex fares. Specific conditions apply. Carry-on luggage, such as briefcases, laptop bags, and purses are allowed on the train with no additional charge. Folding bikes and sports equipment are also allowed. All other luggage will require an extra charge, so be sure to check in advance for size and weight limits. Those with vision-impairments or reduced mobility will be offered special assistance. Simply contact Deutsche Bahn with any needs. Depending on your class, Eurostar specifically offers various luggage options, including two pieces of large baggage and a carry-on for standard fare with various amenities including meals and drinks for Premier and Business Premier. Eurostar offers priority seating for all reduced mobility needs as well as wheelchair accessibility. Onboard entertainment is free and includes adult and child options. Make sure to bring headphones for the journey. Both Deutsche Bahn and Eurostar allow pets on board; however, Eurostar requires your pet to be either a guide or used for accessibility purposes. Eurostar also allows folding bikes and children bikes. Refer to the fees per your ticket for larger bikes or pets that do not meet the above requirements.

Berlin to London Train Time: Daily Departures

There are on average four different train options per weekday, with weekends sometimes offering less options. Booking two months in advance will ensure more times. Most trains depart in the early morning, some as early as 4:00 a.m., so be prepared for a day of travel. Depending on when you book your ticket, later morning options may be available, with some of the latest departures around 11:00 a.m. Keep in mind that Sundays and holidays do not always offer rail transportation. Refer to the schedule on Omio for the most up-to-date timetable and services.

How long is the journey by train from Berlin to London?

On average, travel from Berlin to London can take between 11 and 14h, stopping over in Cologne or Amsterdam. One to two transfers are required to make the journey. During peak hours, morning weekdays, is the best time to search for a ticket as that is when most options and quickest travel is available. Off-peak, including weekends and holidays, is far less frequent; however, Saturdays often have at least one travel option.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Berlin to London?

Departure train station: Berlin Hauptbahnhof is the only departing train station for travel between Berlin and London. Berlin Hbf Station is right in the middle of the city, a mere 12-minute bus ride from the city’s center via public transportation. Plan on arriving at least 30min to 1h before your departure. The Berlin Station offers multiple amenities including bathrooms, Wi-Fi, food, and lounges. A ticket office and parking are also available.

Arrival train station: Arrival in London will be at the London Pancras Station, which is only 7min from the city center by bus or train. Multiple bus and rail options are available here, as well as transfers through the London Underground and to all over the UK. There are multiple shops, restaurants, bathrooms, lounges, as well as high-end shopping upon reaching the London Pancras Station. The station is also known for its well-kept Victorian architecture.

How to find cheap train tickets from Berlin to London?

Cheap train tickets from Berlin to London are easy to find while booking through Omio. Make sure to consider looking into tickets at least 30 days before your departure, with cheap train tickets on sale as far as a couple of months in advance. Allow for some flexibility, as more options are often available during the week at peak hours. Nonetheless, various prices are offered depending on the time of day, with earlier departures often resulting in cheaper train tickets. Affordable train tickets from Berlin to London are further accessible depending on the layovers you choose. Keep in mind that some journeys with a slightly longer duration can be a way to save some extra cash. Deutsche Bahn also offers discount tickets including the Sparpreis ticket and the BahnCard depending on your ticket type. Make sure to look into these options, as well as relevant student and elderly discounts. Overall, Berlin to London trains have a variety of ticket options and Standard and Flexible fares make it easy to choose your own adventure.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to London from Berlin?

Travel between Berlin, Germany and London, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into United Kingdom from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Berlin?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

When traveling in United Kingdom, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 9/22/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Berlin and London before traveling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Germany from London, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from London to Berlin is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from United Kingdom?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from London?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Berlin, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/22/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Berlin from London here.

How far is it from Berlin to London by train?
You should expect to travel around 577 miles (931 km)  from Berlin to London by train.
When traveling by train from Berlin to London, which train station in Berlin do I depart from and which train station in London do I arrive in?

Some of the Berlin train stations to London you can start your journey from include Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in London include London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Berlin Hbf   and arriving in London Victoria.

Where is the Berlin train station located? Where is the London train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Berlin Hbf, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Berlin. The most popular arrival train station in London, called London Victoria, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.

Which train providers can get me from Berlin to London?
Take the Berlin to London train with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip to London from Berlin as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there from Berlin to London a day?
The average number of trains departing Berlin for London is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
London
Berlin Ostbahnhof
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