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There are 11 ways to get from Bensheim to Huntingdon by train, bus, night bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  9h 11m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ice
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  4. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Huntingdon

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Bus, train  •  16h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Darmstadt central train station to Cologne South 027
  2. Take the bus from Cologne - Airport to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  3. Take the bus from Brussels, Gare du Midi to London, Victoria Green Line Station
  4. Take the train from Finsbury Park to Huntingdon

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Bus, night bus, train  •  21h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to Brussels-North train station N36
  2. Take the night bus from Brussels-North train station to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the train from Finsbury Park to Huntingdon

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8h 28m

  1. Drive from Bensheim to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Huntingdon

Drive, car ferry  •  9h 30m

  1. Drive from Bensheim to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Huntingdon

Train to Frankfurt, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Heathrow (LHR) FRA - LHR
  3. Take the train from Finsbury Park to Huntingdon

Train to Frankfurt, fly to London City, train  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London City (LCY) FRA - LCY
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Huntingdon

Train to Frankfurt, fly to London Stansted, train  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Stansted (STN) FRA - STN
  3. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Birmingham, train  •  7h 59m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Birmingham (BHX) FRA - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Peterborough

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Manchester, train  •  8h 34m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Manchester (MAN) FRA - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Doncaster
  4. Take the train from Doncaster to Peterborough

Train, train to Cologne Bonn, fly to London Stansted  •  8h 8m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn
  3. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to London Stansted (STN) CGN - STN
  4. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough

Bensheim to Huntingdon by train

The train journey time between Bensheim and Huntingdon is around 11h 15m and covers a distance of around 571 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 20m. The fastest train normally takes 7h 28m. Services are operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Bahn DE, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and others. Typically 17 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
6h 54m
Layover time:
4h 20m
Total time:
11h 15m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
7h 28m
Train distance:
571 miles
Trains per week:
17
Cheapest price:
£178
Carbon emissions:
48 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
11:51
Last train departs at:
17:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bensheim to Huntingdon train schedules

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International entry into United Kingdom from Germany

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Conditions of entry into United Kingdom from Germany

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
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  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
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Rules to follow in United Kingdom

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Regional advice

Regional advice

Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering United Kingdom from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Huntingdon is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Huntingdon is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Huntingdon is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from United Kingdom.

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Last updated: 13 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Bensheim to Huntingdon is to bus and train, which costs €65 - €140 and takes 16h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Bensheim to Huntingdon is to train and fly which costs €100 - €900 and takes 6h 31m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bensheim to Huntingdon. However, there are services departing from Bensheim and arriving at Huntingdon via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 11m.

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The distance between Bensheim and Huntingdon is 426 miles.

The best way to get from Bensheim to Huntingdon without a car is to train which takes 9h 11m and costs €210 - €550.

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It takes approximately 9h 11m to get from Bensheim to Huntingdon, including transfers.

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Bensheim to Huntingdon train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Bensheim station.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Huntingdon is 1h behind Bensheim. It is currently 11:30 PM in Bensheim and 10:30 PM in Huntingdon.

Bensheim to Huntingdon train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Huntingdon station.

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Map of how to get from Bensheim to Huntingdon.
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  • Distance: 426.3 miles
  • Duration: 9h 11m

What companies run services between Bensheim, Germany and Huntingdon, England?

You can take a train from Bensheim to Huntingdon via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, London St Pancras Eurostar, and London St Pancras International LL in around 9h 11m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £390
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £390
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £350
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £400
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £320
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£110 - £320
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £380
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £2,800
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £800
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £500
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £700
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £300
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£9 - £150
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£18 - £110
Flights from Cologne Bonn to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£4 - £90
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£100 - £350
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£100 - £290
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £250
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £350
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £330
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£150 - £550
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £340
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bensheim, Bahnhof to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £13
Website
Bahn DE
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£14 - £21
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£60 - £85
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Bensheim, Bahnhof to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Siegburg Bf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£25 - £35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£15 - £22
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Huntingdon
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £35
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£26 - £35
Train from Finsbury Park to Huntingdon
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£25 - £35
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£25 - £35
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£95 - £140
Train from Birmingham New Street to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£50 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £160
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £35
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£11 - £16
Off-Peak Day Single
£16 - £25
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £35
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £110
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£75 - £110
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Darmstadt central train station to Cologne South
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£19 - £23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Brussels-North train station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£19 - £23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Cologne - Airport to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
Blablabus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Brussels, Gare du Midi to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
RegioJet
Ferry operators

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