How to travel from Berlin to Birmingham

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from Berlin to Birmingham

You can get from Berlin to Birmingham by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Berlin to Birmingham on Nov 29 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

02:25PMBerlin Brandenburg Airport5h50 07:15PMBirmingham International Airport
1 transfer
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02:25PMBerlin Brandenburg Airport5h50 07:15PMBirmingham International Airport
1 transfer
2681One-way

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Travel Information to Birmingham from Berlin

distanceDistance641 miles (1034 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $306
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $2 (€2) • 16 h 58 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $115 (€111) • 3 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Eurowings

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 641 miles (1034 km) from Berlin to Birmingham. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $2 (€2). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Eurowings among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Berlin to Birmingham.

Travel Tips: Travel from Berlin to Birmingham

Travel Tips: Travel to Birmingham 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 Berlin to Birmingham.
FAQs

Travel between Berlin, Germany and Birmingham, United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from Germany enter United Kingdom?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Birmingham from Berlin?

Conditions of entry into United Kingdom:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Birmingham, United Kingdom?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 11/6/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Berlin to Birmingham.

The current restriction level for returning to Berlin, Germany from United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Berlin, Germany from Birmingham, United Kingdom?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Berlin from Birmingham?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Berlin, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Berlin from Birmingham here.

There are 4 ways that you can travel between Berlin and Birmingham. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Birmingham from Berlin is by taking a train, which costs on average $2 (€2).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Birmingham:

Taking a train is usually $304 (€295) less than taking a bus to Birmingham, which costs on average $306 (€297) for the same trip.

A train is $113 (€109) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Berlin to Birmingham costing on average $115 (€111).

The fastest way from Berlin to Birmingham is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 30 min.

There are alternative travel options to Birmingham that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 30 h 45 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 16 h 58 min   on average.

The Berlin to Birmingham distance is around 641 miles (1034 km).

The average frequency per day from Berlin to Birmingham is:

  • 4 trains a day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Berlin to Birmingham:

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Berlin to Birmingham depart from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof to Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Most travelers who book a plane ticket from Berlin to Birmingham depart from Berlin Brandenburg Airport to Birmingham International Airport.
  • Most travelers take a train from Berlin Hbf to Birmingham New Street.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Berlin to Birmingham:

  • You can go to Birmingham from Berlin by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $306 (€297) with Flixbus from Berlin to Birmingham on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane between Berlin and Birmingham with Eurowings, and you can find Eurowings Berlin to Birmingham tickets for $115 (€111) on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Berlin to Birmingham often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Glasgow. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Berlin and Birmingham itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Birmingham and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Berlin to Birmingham, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $306 (€297) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $115 (€111) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $2 (€2) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Berlin to Birmingham online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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