There are 12 ways to get from Canterbury to Germany by train, plane, subway, bus, bus and ferry, car train, car 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.

Recommended option

Train to London City, fly to Dusseldorf  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LCY - DUS

$101 - $332

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Bus  •  20 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury to The Hague Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Den Haag to Berlin

$51 - $108

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Train to London City, fly to Frankfurt  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Frankfurt (FRA) LCY - FRA

$134 - $419

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LHR - DUS

$114 - $294

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) STN - CGN

$92 - $246

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Hamburg  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Hamburg (HAM) LGW - HAM

$91 - $248

Train, train to Southend, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) SEN - CGN

$83 - $437

Train  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$222 - $409

Bus, train  •  16 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury to The Hague
  2. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Amersfoort
  3. Take the train from Amersfoort to Berlin Hbf

$98 - $176

Bus and ferry, bus  •  19 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Folkestone/Dover to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Berlin Kaiserdamm

$129 - $232

Eurotunnel, drive  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Berlin

$341 - $410

Car ferry, drive  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Berlin

$148 - $221

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Germany is to bus which costs £35 - £85 and takes 20 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Germany is to train and fly which costs £75 - £260 and takes 4 h 49 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and Germany is 407 miles.

It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Canterbury to Germany, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canterbury station to Germany. However, there are services departing from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Folkestone/Dover, Lille, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Canterbury to Germany. However, there are services departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Berlin Alexanderplatz via Ashford(Kent) Int., Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hbf and Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 48 min.

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What companies run services between Canterbury, England and Germany?

You can take a train from Canterbury to Berlin via Ashford International, Ashford(Kent) Int., Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), and Berlin Hbf in around 10 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Canterbury to Berlin via The Hague, Den Haag, Berlin, and U Kaiserdamm in around 20 h 36 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from London City to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from London Stansted to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from London Stansted to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Southend to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $250
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Greater Anglia
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $150
Premier
$120 - $180
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Den Haag Centraal to Amersfoort
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amersfoort to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Canterbury to The Hague
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Folkestone/Dover to Lille
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille to Berlin Kaiserdamm
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Den Haag to Berlin
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
eurolines.de
Ferry operators

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