The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Berlin to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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8 h 23 m
12 h 2 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Berlin to London without transferring at least 2 times.
|Train frequency||4 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Berlin to London cover the 931 km long journey taking on average 12 h 9 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in London Victoria.
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Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to London from Berlin. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Berlin to London train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Passengers wishing to visit the British capital from Berlin will find rail travel is a great option. Travelers have a choice of three to seven departures every day. Whenever passengers decide to travel, the route is indirect requiring changes. But it can be completed in just under ten hours by the fastest train or up to 19 hours when longer transfer times are needed. London St Pancras, where all journeys end, is strategically located for easy access into central London with great transport links by taxi, bus or London Underground.
Deutsche Bahn and Eurostar exclusively share the share of Berlin to London trains. From Berlin Hbf, the trains make two stop-overs at Cologne Hbf and Brussels-Midi where passengers board the high-speed Eurostar service before arriving at London St Pancras. Passengers can check for weekly schedules to book the most convenient Berlin to London trains.
The shortest journey on the Berlin to London route can complete the trip in as little as nine hours 43 minutes. The journey time can extend depending on the wait time at transfer stations. Most journey times fall in the region of ten to 12 hours.
With about seven trains per day scheduled at intervals of two to three hours, passengers have some flexibility when organizing their travel. The first train leaves after midnight and the last after 10:00 p.m.
Departure train station: All Berlin to London trains depart from Berlin Hbf (tief) Station. This station is just over two miles from the city center in close proximity to hotels and tourist attractions. It takes about five minutes by car, and 12 minutes by bus to access the city center. The station features modern facilities including a business lounge, info point, international ticket office, ample parking, and car rental facilities.
Arrival train station: All services terminate at the centrally located London St Pancras station. The station is renowned for the iconic Victorian building and attractive architecture. Extensive transport links are available on the London Underground, by bus, taxi or rail with numerous connections over the UK. Station facilities are extensive and include high-end retail stores.
Travel between Berlin, Germany and London, United Kingdom by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to London from Berlin as this information can change.
Return travel from United Kingdom to Germany is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/6/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Berlin from London.
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 travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arriving in London Victoria.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Berlin Hbf, located approximately 3.5 miles (5.6 km) from the city centre of Berlin. The most popular arrival train station in London, called London Victoria, is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from its city centre.
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