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There are 10 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Rochester by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly to London City, train  •  3h 6m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to London City (LCY) BER - LCY
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Rochester

£88 - £380

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Fly to London Stansted, bus, train  •  3h 58m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to London Stansted (STN) BER - STN
  2. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Stratford City Bus Station
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Rochester

£35 - £110

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Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  3h 48m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to London Heathrow (LHR) BER - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Rochester

£63 - £324

Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  3h 45m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to London Gatwick (LGW) BER - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Rochester

£56 - £224

Fly to London Luton, train  •  3h 48m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to London Luton (LTN) BER - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Rochester

£68 - £296

Train via Cologne  •  12h 15m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Koeln 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 St Pancras International to Rochester

£161 - £606

Train  •  14h 8m

  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 St Pancras International to Rochester

£218 - £516

Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  23h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Airport BER to Lille
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Rochester

£64 - £94

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9h 36m

  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 Rochester

£226 - £269

Drive, car ferry  •  11h 4m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Dunkirk
  2. Take the car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Rochester

£158 - £265

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

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Rochester is to fly and bus and train which costs 40€ - 130€ and takes 3h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Rochester is to fly and train which costs 100€ - 450€ and takes 3h 6m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Rochester. However, there are services departing from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Rochester via Berlin Hbf, Koeln Hbf, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 15m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Rochester is 561 miles.

The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Rochester without a car is to train via Cologne which takes 12h 15m and costs 180€ - 750€.

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It takes approximately 3h 6m to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Rochester, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Rochester is 1h behind Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER). It is currently 4:58 AM in Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and 3:58 AM in Rochester.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Rochester train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Rochester station.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Rochester.
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  • Distance: 561 miles
  • Duration: 3h 6m

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Rochester, Medway, England?

You can take a train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Rochester via Berlin Hbf, Koeln Hbf, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, London St Pancras Eurostar, and St Pancras International in around 12h 15m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £200
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Gatwick via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £190
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Gatwick via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Stansted via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £150
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £150
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Luton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £150
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Luton via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £170
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £340
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £360
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £270
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £230
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £210
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £320
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £440
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£22 - £100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Heathrow via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
£70 - £290
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Heathrow via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£70 - £290
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £320
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £340
Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Rochester
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £27
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£12 - £18
1st Class
£18 - £27
Train from London Victoria to Rochester
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£16 - £35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£16 - £23
1st Class
£22 - £35
Train from St Pancras International to Rochester
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£15 - £22
1st Class
£21 - £35
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£15 - £19
East Midlands Railways
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 Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£80 - £120
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £55
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 Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£80 - £120
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 Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£23 - £29
Website
Flixtrain
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£55 - £110
Website
Thalys
Standard
£55 - £80
Comfort
£65 - £85
Premium
£80 - £110
Eurostar
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Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£85 - £300
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£260 - £300
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 - £310
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£270 - £310
Standard
£110 - £150
Standard Premier
£160 - £200
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Airport Bus Express
Phone
0044 (0) 1279681984
Email
info@airportbusexpress.co.uk
Website
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Stratford City Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
Airport Bus Express
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 Stansted Airport London to London Stratford also for Westfield
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
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
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£65 - £130
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
£65 - £130
Standard Car - Flexi
£110 - £150

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