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.
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It's difficult to get from London to Berlin without transferring at least 2 times.
|Distance||577 miles (931 km)|
|Train frequency||3 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Eurostar|
Trains from London to Berlin cover the 577 miles (931 km) long journey taking on average 14 h 1 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Eurostar. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Berlin Hbf.
Find the best route from London to Berlin with Eurostar. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most popular route has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.
Eurostar is the premier high-speed railway service which connects the United Kingdom with Europe through the Channel Tunnel, also known as the Chunnel, with journeys connecting London St Pancras International with Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam among other popular European cities. With its high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), the Eurostar makes travel between the UK and Europe as smooth and easy as possible. When you book your London to Berlin train, you can choose between ticket types like Standard, Standard Premier (with spacious seats and light refreshments served), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seats, lounge access, hot meals served and priority boarding).
London to Berlin train information with Eurostar:
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.
Average prices for trains from London to Berlin when you book in advance
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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.
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:
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
Travel between London, United Kingdom and Berlin, Germany by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 10/4/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between London and Berlin before traveling.
Return travel from Germany to United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.
Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/4/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to London from Berlin.
When taking a train from London, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. When you arrive in Berlin, your train can arrive in train stations including Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from London Victoria to Berlin Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called London Victoria, is located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center of London.
The most popular arrival train station, Berlin Hbf, is located 3.5 miles (5.6 km) away from the city center of Berlin.
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