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There are 13 ways to get from Bielefeld to London by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  7h 58m

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International

$151 - $332

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Train to Dortmund, fly to London Luton, train  •  5h 57m

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hamm(Westf)
  2. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to London Luton (LTN) DTM - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$56 - $220

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Bus  •  15h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Bielefeld to Essen 072
  2. Take the bus from Essen to London 080

$58 - $104

Train, bus  •  17h 1m

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hengelo
  2. Take the train from Hengelo to Den Haag Centraal
  3. Take the bus from The Hague to London

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  7h 54m

  1. Drive from Bielefeld to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Gare de Calais-Fréthun
  4. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  5. Drive from Folkestone to London

$300 - $409

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 5m

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

$115 - $166

Train to Hannover, fly to London Heathrow  •  5h 36m

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hannover Hbf
  2. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to London Heathrow (LHR) HAJ - LHR

$120 - $364

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to London City  •  5h 47m

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to London City (LCY) DUS - LCY

$109 - $344

Train, train to Dortmund, fly to London Stansted  •  5h 56m

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hamm(Westf)
  2. Take the train from Hamm to Holzwickede Bf
  3. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to London Stansted (STN) DTM - STN

$61 - $275

Train to Hannover, fly to London Stansted  •  5h 56m

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hannover Hbf
  2. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to London Stansted (STN) HAJ - STN

$104 - $469

Train, train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to London City  •  8h 25m

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hengelo
  2. Take the train from Hengelo to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to London City (LCY) AMS - LCY

$88 - $318

Train, train to Rotterdam, fly to London City  •  7h 57m

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Utrecht Centraal
  3. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  4. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to London City (LCY) RTM - LCY

$151 - $411

Train, train to Bremen, fly to London Stansted  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hannover Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
  3. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to London Stansted (STN) BRE - STN

$99 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bielefeld to London is to bus which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 15h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Bielefeld to London is to train and fly which costs 100€ - 320€ and takes 5h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bielefeld to London. However, there are services departing from Bielefeld and arriving at London via Essen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bielefeld to London. However, there are services departing from Bielefeld Hbf and arriving at London St. Pancras International via Köln Hauptbahnhof and Brussel-Zuid/Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 58m.

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The distance between Bielefeld and London is 599 km.

The best way to get from Bielefeld to London without a car is to train which takes 7h 58m and costs 130€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 7h 58m to get from Bielefeld to London, including transfers.

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

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Bielefeld to London train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Bielefeld Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Bielefeld to London is to train which takes 7h 58m and costs 130€ - 290€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 15h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Bielefeld to London.
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  • Distance: 374.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 58m

What companies run services between Bielefeld, Germany and London, England?

You can take a train from Bielefeld to London via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussels Midi-Zuid, and Brussel-Zuid/Midi in around 7h 58m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bielefeld to London via Essen in around 15h 45m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Hannover to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hannover to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dortmund to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $370
Flights from Bremen to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $230
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hannover to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Hannover to London Heathrow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Hannover to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hannover to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Hannover to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hannover to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dortmund to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Train operators
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 Bielefeld Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hamm(Westf)
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hamm
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Gare de Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
Eurobahn
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eurobahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hauptbahnhof to Hamm Westfalen
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hamm to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eurobahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Hengelo to Den Haag Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Hengelo to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Hamm to Holzwickede Bf
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.de
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 20 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
22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
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 Bielefeld to Essen
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Essen to London
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 The Hague to London
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
Ouibus
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Bielefeld to London bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at London station.

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

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