There are 12 ways to get from Bern to London by train, plane, car, car train, bus or car ferry

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

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Train to Zurich, fly to London City  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to London City (LCY) ZRH - LCY

$119 - $405

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Bus  •  15 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Bern to Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon N506
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to London, Victoria Green Line Station RegioJet

$54 - $82

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Train to Basel, fly to London Heathrow  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to London Heathrow (LHR) BSL - LHR

$117 - $341

Train to Basel, fly to London Gatwick  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to London Gatwick (LGW) BSL - LGW

$86 - $321

Fly Berne to London City  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Berne (BRN) to London City (LCY) BRN - LCY

$293 - $1,120

Train to Geneva, fly to London City  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to London City (LCY) GVA - LCY

$117 - $319

Train to Basel, fly to London Luton, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to London Luton (LTN) BSL - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$82 - $235

Train via Strasbourg  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Marne la Vallée-Chessy Tgv
  4. Take the train from Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy to London St. Pancras International

$219 - $456

Train  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$217 - $431

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Bern to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  5. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  6. Drive from Folkestone to London

$398 - $497

Train, bus  •  19 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Basel to Brussels North
  3. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to London

$110 - $180

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Bern to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

$152 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Bern to London is to bus which costs SFr 50 - SFr 80 and takes 15 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bern to London is to fly which costs SFr 280 - SFr 1100 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bern to London station. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at London, Victoria Green Line Station via Hollerich, P+R Bouillon and Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bern to London. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at London St. Pancras International via Basel SBB, Strasbourg and Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 11 min.

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The distance between Bern and London is 747 km.

The best way to get from Bern to London without a car is to train which takes 8 h 11 min and costs SFr 210 - SFr 440.

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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Bern to London, including transfers.

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Bern to London bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bern station.

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Bern to London train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Bern station.

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The best way to get from Bern to London is to fly which takes 4 h 39 min and costs SFr 280 - SFr 1100. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 210 - SFr 440 and takes 8 h 11 min, you could also bus, which costs SFr 50 - SFr 80 and takes 15 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Bern to London.
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  • Distance: 467.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 5 min

What companies run services between Bern, Switzerland and London, England?

Sky Work Airlines flies from Bern to London 4 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bern to London via Basel SBB, Strasbourg, Marne la Vallée-Chessy, and Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy in around 8 h 11 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zurich to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Geneva to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Geneva to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Geneva to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Basel to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Basel to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Basel to London Luton via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Geneva to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flairjet
Website
flair-jet.com
Flights from Zurich to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from Berne to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Geneva to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to London City via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Marne la Vallée-Chessy
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$80 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Strasbourg to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $260
Premier
$190 - $290
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Strasbourg to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bern to Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Brussels North
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to London
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Bern to London bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at London, Victoria Green Line Station.

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London is 1 h behind Bern. It is currently 5:55 AM in Bern and 4:55 AM in London.

Bern to London train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St. Pancras International station.

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Flairjet, British Airways and Swiss offer flights from Zurich Airport to London City Airport.

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There are 8397+ hotels available in London. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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