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There are 11 ways to get from Bochum to London by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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  •  7h 10m

  1. Take the train from Duisburg Hauptbahnhof to Brussels - Midi Thalys
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£111 - £252

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Bus  •  13h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Essen to London 080

£31 - £63

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Train, bus  •  16h 15m

  1. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Utrecht Centraal Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Utrecht to London Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk > Utrecht > Antwerp > Brussels City Center - Midi Train station > London / ...

£43 - £142

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5h 52m

  1. Drive from Bochum to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

£185 - £211

Drive, car ferry  •  7h 4m

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

£74 - £107

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to London City  •  4h 40m

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

£61 - £245

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to London Heathrow  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the train from Bochum Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to London Heathrow (LHR) DUS - LHR

£53 - £210

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to London Gatwick  •  4h 52m

  1. Take the train from Bochum Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to London Gatwick (LGW) DUS - LGW

£50 - £208

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to London Stansted  •  5h 41m

  1. Take the train from Bochum Hbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to London Stansted (STN) CGN - STN

£58 - £189

Train to Dortmund, fly to London Stansted  •  5h 17m

  1. Take the train from Bochum Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
  2. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to London Stansted (STN) DTM - STN

£36 - £200

Fly Dortmund to London Luton, train  •  5h 26m

  1. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to London Luton (LTN) DTM - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL

£38 - £160

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The cheapest way to get from Bochum to London is to bus which costs 35€ - 75€ and takes 13h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Bochum to London is to train and fly which costs 65€ - 280€ and takes 4h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bochum to London. However, there are services departing from Bochum Hbf and arriving at London St Pancras Eurostar via Duisburg Hauptbahnhof and Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 10m.

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The distance between Bochum and London is 508 km.

The best way to get from Bochum to London without a car is to train which takes 7h 10m and costs 120€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 7h 10m to get from Bochum to London, including transfers.

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Bochum to London train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Duisburg Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Bochum to London is to train which takes 7h 10m and costs 120€ - 290€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 75€ and takes 13h 57m.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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London is 1h behind Bochum. It is currently 4:15 PM in Bochum and 3:15 PM in London.

Map of how to get from Bochum to London.
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  • Distance: 317.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 10m

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

You can take a train from Bochum to London King's Cross via Duisburg Hauptbahnhof and Bruxelles-Midi in around 7h 10m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bochum to London Victoria once daily. Tickets cost £30 - £50 and the journey takes 12h 45m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £360
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £550
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £250
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Heathrow via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£45 - £250
Flights from Cologne Bonn to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £230
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £250
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Flights from Dortmund to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£20 - £200
Flights from Dortmund to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£21 - £290
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £350
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Duisburg Hauptbahnhof to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£60 - £85
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
£60 - £85
1st Class
£85 - £120
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
£50 - £150
Premier
£120 - £180
Deutsche Bahn

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 Duisburg Hbf to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£28 - £40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bochum Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £20
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bochum Hbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bochum Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
£131
Website
eurotunnel.com
VRR
Phone
+49 209 1584-0
Email
info@vrr.de
Website
efa.vrr.de
Train from Bochum Hbf to D-Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
VRR
Train from Bochum Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
VRR
AR Abellio Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Bochum Hbf to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
AR Abellio Rail NRW GmbH
Train from Bochum Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
AR Abellio Rail NRW GmbH
Thameslink
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Single
£15 - £22
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Essen to London
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Utrecht to London
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£14 - £20
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Utrecht to London
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£55 - £85
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators

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

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