How to get from Dover to Berlin

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Recommended option

Train to London City, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) LCY - TXL

$121 - $338

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover to Rotterdam Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Berlin

$51 - $114

10 alternative options

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) LHR - TXL

$119 - $291

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) LGW - TXL

$105 - $317

Train to London Stansted, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) STN - SXF

$85 - $241

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) LTN - SXF

$86 - $266

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) LGW - SXF

$90 - $242

Train  •  10 h 39 min

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

$199 - $419

Bus, train  •  15 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover to Rotterdam
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amersfoort
  3. Take the train from Amersfoort to Berlin Ostbahnhof Ic

$121 - $192

Bus and ferry, bus  •  17 h 59 min

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

$124 - $213

Eurotunnel, drive  •  9 h 16 min

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

$332 - $399

Car ferry, drive  •  9 h 51 min

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

$145 - $214

What companies run services between Dover, England and Berlin, Germany?

You can take a train from Dover to Berlin via Ashford International, Ashford(Kent) Int., Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Bruxelles Midi, and Köln Hbf in around 10 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dover to Berlin via Rotterdam, Berlin, and U Kaiserdamm in around 20 h 5 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from London Luton to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from London Luton to Berlin Schoenefeld via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from London Luton to Berlin Schoenefeld via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Basel
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $190
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 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
Eurostar
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
$130 - $180
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amersfoort
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Amersfoort to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
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
$175
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Dover to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 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 - $140
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Rotterdam to Berlin
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
eurolines.de
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dover and Berlin is 845 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dover to Berlin is to bus which costs £35 - £90 and takes 20 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Dover to Berlin is to train and fly which takes 5 h 23 min and costs £90 - £260.

No, there is no direct train from Dover to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Dover Priory and arriving at Berlin Hbf (tief) via Ashford(Kent) Int., Bruxelles Midi and Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 39 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Folkestone/Dover and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Lille, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 59 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Dover to Berlin, including transfers.