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The cheapest Trains

from London
to Berlin

Cheapest

$189

Average

$258

Showing times and prices for May 28

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 London to Berlin will cost around $ 258 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 189.

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10:58London St Pancras9h 7m 21:05Berlin Hbf (tief)
$189
1One-way
$1891One-way
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08:54London St Pancras9h 11m 19:05Berlin Hbf (tief)
$189
1One-way
$1891One-way
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06:47London St Pancras9h 19m 17:06Berlin Hbf (tief)
$189
1One-way
$1891One-way
2nd cheapest
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12:58London St Pancras9h 8m 23:06Berlin Hbf (tief)
$465
1One-way
$4651One-way

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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Flight
Mon
May 27
$430Deutsche Bahn with connection
$65Flixbus
$175easyJet
Tue
May 28
$175Deutsche Bahn with connection
$61Eurolines France
$99Germanwings
Wed
May 29
$198Deutsche Bahn with connection
$56Flixbus
$79easyJet
Thu
May 30
$151Deutsche Bahn with connection
$58Flixbus
$79easyJet
Fri
May 31
$81Deutsche Bahn with connection
$38RegioJet
$84wizz air uk
Sat
Jun 1
$151Deutsche Bahn with connection
$55Flixbus
$82Ryanair
Sun
Jun 2
$315Deutsche Bahn with connection
$77Flixbus
$202Ryanair
Mon
Jun 3
$430Deutsche Bahn with connection
$50Flixbus
$104wizz air uk
Tue
Jun 4
$151Deutsche Bahn with connection
$45Eurolines France
$58Ryanair
Wed
Jun 5
$151Deutsche Bahn with connection
$45Eurolines France
$47wizz air uk
Thu
Jun 6
$430Deutsche Bahn with connection
$59Eurolines France
$73Germanwings
Fri
Jun 7
$175Deutsche Bahn with connection
$52Flixbus
$82Ryanair
Sat
Jun 8
$81Deutsche Bahn with connection
$57Eurolines France
$66Germanwings
Sun
Jun 9
$151Deutsche Bahn with connection
$64Flixbus
$37Ryanair
Mon
Jun 10
$151Deutsche Bahn with connection
$65Flixbus
$49Ryanair
Tue
Jun 11
$151Deutsche Bahn with connection
$50Flixbus
$33Ryanair
Wed
Jun 12
$151Deutsche Bahn with connection
$45Eurolines France
$33Ryanair
Thu
Jun 13
$151Deutsche Bahn with connection
$45Eurolines France
$65easyJet
Fri
Jun 14
$128Deutsche Bahn with connection
$50Flixbus
$66Germanwings
Sat
Jun 15
$81Deutsche Bahn with connection
$49Eurolines France
$42Ryanair
Sun
Jun 16
$81Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47Flixbus
$82Norwegian Air Shuttle

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The fastest trains

from London
to Berlin

Fastest Journey

9h 7m

Average

9h 11m

train per day

4

Distance

932 km

Showing times and prices for May 28

Of the 4 trains that leave London for Berlin every day 0 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 932 km distance in an average of 9h 11m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 9h 7m .

The slowest trains will take 9h 19m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

fastest
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10:58London St Pancras9h 7m 21:05Berlin Hbf (tief)
$189
1One-way
$1891One-way
2nd fastest
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12:58London St Pancras9h 8m 23:06Berlin Hbf (tief)
$465
1One-way
$4651One-way
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08:54London St Pancras9h 11m 19:05Berlin Hbf (tief)
$189
1One-way
$1891One-way
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06:47London St Pancras9h 19m 17:06Berlin Hbf (tief)
$189
1One-way
$1891One-way
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Journey Summary

London to Berlin Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
11 hours 57 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $156
Trains depart from:London
Trains arrive in:Berlin
Distance:932 km
TrainTrain Companies:Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from London to Berlin

Catching a train from London to Berlin is a good way to travel between these two great capital cities. Anyone traveling by train from London to Berlin will need to make a couple of changes along the way. The first leg will usually be a Eurostar train to Brussels. From there, you can transfer to Berlin via Cologne or Frankfurt. Some journeys require 3 transfers, usually in Brussels, Cologne, and Hannover. After the Eurostar, all services are provided by Deutsche Bahn. Because a number of stops are involved, there are plenty of possible departure times, starting as early as 6:50 a.m. In total, expect the journey to take between 10 and 10½ hours.

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London to Berlin Train Cost

Average prices for trains from London to Berlin when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€383

1 Day in Advance

€150

1 Week in Advance

€143

2 Weeks in Advance

€143

1 Month in Advance

€130

3 Months in Advance

€110

London to Berlin Trains: General Information


While it may be cheaper to book a last-minute budget airline ticket from London to Berlin, the train offers a more comfortable alternative (when you factor in check-in and time spent at the airport). Travelers can offset some of the cost of train tickets by planning ahead and booking tickets as far in advance as possible.

  • autobus All London to Berlin trains are run by Eurostar.
  • autobus All trains require at least 2 transfers, usually in Brussels and either Cologne or Frankfurt. Some journeys require 3 transfers usually in Brussels, Cologne, and Hannover. All trains depart from London's St Pancras train station and arrive at Berlin Hauptbahnhof.
  • autobus Most travelers book their London to Berlin train tickets at least 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on London to Berlin trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 61% cheaper to book a London to Berlin train a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the station.
  • It is 63% cheaper to book a train ticket 1 week in advanced as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Finally, London to Berlin train costs are 66% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of departure.

Taking the Train from London

Trains from London to Berlin depart from Kings Cross St Pancras station, although you may be able to board the Eurostar at Stratford or Ashford. It is easy to get to St Pancras from anywhere in London. For most people, catching the Tube is easiest. Just take the Northern, Circle, Metropolitan, Piccadilly, Victoria or Hammersmith and City lines to Kings Cross. Buses travel from northern and central areas, while overground trains stop at St Pancras from provincial towns as well. The Tube runs from about 5:30 a.m. and stops at 12:30 a.m.

Getting into Berlin by Train

Berlin is probably Europe's nightlife center. Packed with lively nightclubs, music venues, and bars, the city attracts young people from across the world. For everyone else, it also offers a rich history, cutting edge art galleries and vibrant street life. All trains to Berlin from London arrive at the Hauptbahnhof. From there, you can simply catch the Metro (U-Bahn) to anywhere in the city, or use the buses and trams to get to your hotel. The Metro runs from 4:00 a.m. until 1:00 a.m., so it should be running when your train from London arrives.

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Best fares for trains from London to Berlin

This Weekend
This month
Next Month
Fri, May 31
Train
Deutsche Bahn with connection
18:3416h 31m11:05
LondonBerlin
Sat, Jun 1
Train
Deutsche Bahn with connection
05:579h 9m15:06
LondonBerlin
Fastest Trains from London to Berlin
Tue, Jun 11
Train
Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:168h 50m15:06
LondonBerlin
Thu, Jun 13
Train
Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:168h 50m15:06
LondonBerlin
Mon, Jun 17
Train
Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:168h 50m15:06
LondonBerlin
Return Train Tickets for Berlin to London
Wed, May 29
Train
Deutsche Bahn with connection
10:509h 43m20:33
BerlinLondon
Thu, May 30
Train
Deutsche Bahn with connection
21:5213h 5m10:57
BerlinLondon
Fri, May 31
Train
Deutsche Bahn with connection
12:5119h 8m07:59
BerlinLondon
Stations
Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
London
Berlin
TrainLondon Bridge

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TrainLondon Charing Cross

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TrainLondon Euston

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TrainLondon Fenchurch Street

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TrainLondon Kings Cross

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Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Victoria, Circle
Bus lines 91, 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 63, 73, 205, 214
TrainLondon Liverpool Street

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Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
TrainLondon Paddington

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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Circle, District
Bus lines 7, 15, 18, 23, 27, 36, 46, 105, 436
TrainLondon St Pancras

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TrainLondon Victoria

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Metro lines Circle, District, Victoria
Bus lines 22, 211, 239, C1, N11
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
TrainLondon Waterloo East

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee, Waterloo, City
Bus lines 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 77, 100, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176

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