There are 13 ways to get from Belfast to Germany by plane, bus, train, car ferry, bus and ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Belfast City to Dusseldorf  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BHD - DUS

$94 - $605

Cheapest option

Fly Belfast (Aldergrove) to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) BFS - SXF

$39 - $209

11 alternative options

Fly Belfast City to Hamburg  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Hamburg (HAM) BHD - HAM

$101 - $415

Fly Belfast City to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) BHD - CGN

$50 - $252

Bus to Dublin, fly to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Dusseldorf (DUS) DUB - DUS

$66 - $281

Fly Belfast City to Frankfurt  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Frankfurt (FRA) BHD - FRA

$118 - $624

Fly Belfast City to Amsterdam, train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Amsterdam (AMS) BHD - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Arnhem
  3. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Duisburg Hbf

$126 - $349

Fly Belfast (Aldergrove) to Amsterdam, train  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Amsterdam (AMS) BFS - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Arnhem
  3. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Duisburg Hbf

$104 - $314

Car ferry, bus, bus and ferry, train  •  31 h 56 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Take the bus from Cairnryan to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe (Bus) to Düsseldorf Hbf ZOB
  5. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$276 - $414

Train, bus and ferry  •  32 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Belfast Central to Connolly
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe (Bus) to Düsseldorf Hbf ZOB
  5. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$268 - $421

Car ferry, drive  •  29 h 35 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Drive from Cairnryan to Newcastle upon Tyne
  3. Take the car ferry from Newcastle upon Tyne to IJmuiden
  4. Drive from IJmuiden to Berlin

$201 - $455

Bus, bus and ferry  •  36 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to The Gresham Hotel
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  4. Take the bus from Lille to Berlin Kaiserdamm

$178 - $300

Train, car ferry, bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Belfast Central to Connolly
  2. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
  3. Take the bus from Cherbourg-Octeville to Paris - Roissy CDG Airport
  4. Take the bus from Paris, Paris CDG to Magdeburg
  5. Take the train from Magdeburg Hbf to Berlin Alexanderplatz Re

What companies run services between Belfast, Northern Ireland and Germany?

British Airways, Flybe and three other airlines fly from Belfast to Düsseldorf hourly.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Belfast City to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Belfast City to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Dublin to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Flights from Dublin to Dusseldorf via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Dublin to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Belfast City to Frankfurt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Belfast City to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Berlin Schoenefeld via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Berlin Schoenefeld via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Amsterdam via Bristol
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Amsterdam via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Amsterdam via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Amsterdam via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Amsterdam via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Belfast City to Dusseldorf via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,300
Flights from Belfast City to Dusseldorf via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,300
Flights from Belfast City to Dusseldorf via Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,300
Flights from Belfast City to Dusseldorf via London City
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,300
Flights from Belfast City to Dusseldorf via Southampton
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,300
Flights from Belfast City to Dusseldorf via Isle Of Man, Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,300
Flights from Belfast City to Hamburg via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Belfast City to Hamburg via Isle Of Man, Birmingham
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Belfast City to Amsterdam via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Belfast City to Cologne/Bonn Apt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Belfast City to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Birmingham, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Dublin to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Belfast City to Frankfurt via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Belfast City to Frankfurt via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Belfast City to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Belfast City to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Dublin to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Belfast City to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Belfast City to Cologne/Bonn Apt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Belfast City to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from Belfast City to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Belfast City to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Birmingham, Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Dublin to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Flights from Belfast City to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Belfast City to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Arnhem
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Abellio Rail NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
abellio.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Berlin Alexanderplatz
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to The Gresham Hotel
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cairnryan to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille to Berlin Kaiserdamm
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Cherbourg-Octeville to Paris - Roissy CDG Airport
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris CDG to Magdeburg
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$41
Small Car
$173
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newcastle upon Tyne to IJmuiden
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $200
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$41
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$63
2-bed inside cabin
$120 - $170
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$80 - $90
car
$118
Passenger
$42

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Belfast and Germany is 1162 km.

The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Germany is to fly which costs £29 - £160 and takes 5 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Belfast to Germany is to fly which takes 5 h 24 min and costs £29 - £160.

No, there is no direct bus from Belfast to Germany. However, there are services departing from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Dublin, London Victoria, Lille, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 31 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Belfast to Germany, including transfers.