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There are 8 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or car train

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Fly to Glasgow  •  3h 21m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Glasgow (GLA) BER - GLA

£23 - £117

Cheapest option

Fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  3h 42m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Edinburgh (EDI) BER - EDI
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station

£17 - £138

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Fly to Newcastle, train  •  8h 8m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Newcastle (NCL) BER - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street

£47 - £326

Train via Brussels  •  16h 58m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  4. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

£322 - £1,123

Train  •  18h 30m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Ic
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

£355 - £1,023

Bus, bus and ferry  •  31h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Airport BER to Lille
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow M11

£61 - £99

Drive, car ferry  •  26h 2m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Amsterdam IJmuiden
  2. Take the car ferry from Amsterdam IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne
  3. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow

£169 - £369

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  16h 45m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Glasgow

£291 - £372

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow by train and subway

The journey time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Glasgow is around 28h 50m and covers a distance of around 1152 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 26h 2m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, S-Bahn Berlin and others, the Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow service departs from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arrives in Glasgow Central. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
28h 50m
Fastest journey time:
26h 2m
Journey distance:
1152 miles
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
£378
Carbon emissions:
97 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
15:42
Last service departs at:
20:42

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow train and subway schedules

Germany → United Kingdom
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International entry into United Kingdom from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: All visitors with the below exceptions

Restricted for: Foreign nationals that have visited Afghanistan, Angola, Argentina, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, French Guiana, Guyana, Haiti, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Maldives, Mongolia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Tanzania, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Venezuela, Zambia and Zimbabwe in the past 10 days

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Conditions of entry into United Kingdom from Germany

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
This applies to arrivals from Germany
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Barbados, Bermuda, British Indian Ocean Territory, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cayman Islands, Croatia, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, France, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Jersey, Malta, Montserrat, New Zealand, Pitcairn, Saint Helena, Singapore, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Taiwan and Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man
  • 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
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Barbados, Bermuda, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guernsey, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Jersey, Malta, Monaco, Montserrat, New Zealand, Pitcairn, Saint Helena, San Marino, Singapore, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Turks and Caicos Islands, United States and Vatican with the exception of France
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Barbados, Bermuda, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Grenada, Iceland, Israel, Malta, Monaco, Montserrat, New Zealand, Pitcairn, Saint Helena, San Marino, Singapore, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Turks and Caicos Islands, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican with the exception of France

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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 Glasgow is 111.

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

The social distance requirement in Glasgow 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.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 2 Aug 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: UK Government.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow is to fly and bus which costs €20 - €170 and takes 3h 42m.

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The fastest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow is to fly. Taking this option will cost €27 - €140 and takes 3h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Berlin Airport BER and arriving at Glasgow via Lille and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Glasgow Central via Berlin Hbf, Duisburg Hbf, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 58m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Glasgow is 761 miles.

The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow without a car is to train via Brussels which takes 16h 58m and costs €370 - €1400.

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It takes approximately 3h 21m to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow, including transfers.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin Airport BER station.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow is to fly which takes 3h 21m and costs €27 - €140. Alternatively, you can train via Brussels, which costs €370 - €1400 and takes 16h 58m.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 760.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 21m

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Glasgow, Scotland?

easyJet, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow via Berlin Hbf, Duisburg Hbf, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, London St Pancras Eurostar, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Euston station, and London Euston in around 16h 58m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Glasgow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £340
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Edinburgh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £380
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Newcastle via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £340
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Glasgow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £500
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Edinburgh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £380
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Edinburgh via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £380
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Newcastle via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £320
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£95 - £410
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Newcastle via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £310
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£55 - £220
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £410
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Edinburgh via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £410
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Newcastle via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£65 - £240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£19 - £110
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£14 - £60
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£14 - £60
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£19 - £120
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Edinburgh via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£75 - £280
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Newcastle via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£75 - £300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Newcastle via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £340
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £380
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £150
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £150
TransPennine Express Service
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
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 Berlin Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £110
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Berlin Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£75 - £110
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£90 - £130
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£22 - £27
Website
Flixtrain
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£60 - £130
Website
Thalys
Standard
£60 - £90
Comfort
£75 - £95
Premium
£90 - £130
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£85 - £290
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£260 - £290
Standard
£85 - £110
Standard Premier
£120 - £160
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£110 - £300
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£270 - £300
Standard
£110 - £140
Standard Premier
£160 - £200
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Scottish Citylink
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin Airport BER to Lille
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£40 - £50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Lille to London
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
National Express
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Amsterdam IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£70 - £220
Website
dfds.co.uk
4-bed inside cabin
£85 - £200
2-bed inside cabin
£70 - £220
2-bed sea view cabin
£100 - £210
4 berth commodore cabin
£200 - £280
3-bed Commodore De Luxe double bed
£260 - £330
Standard Car (extra fee)
£111

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Glasgow station.

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Glasgow is 1h behind Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER). It is currently 6:37 PM in Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and 5:37 PM in Glasgow.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Glasgow train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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