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There are 13 ways to get from Dover to Berlin by train, car train, car, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  11 h 2 min

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

$214 - $399

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Train, bus to London Stansted, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
  2. Take the bus from London Stratford also for Westfield to Stansted Airport London
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) STN - SXF

$78 - $241

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Eurotunnel, train, drive  •  11 h 47 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  2. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  4. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...
  5. Drive from Hannover Hbf to Berlin

$409 - $559

Bus, train  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover to The Hague
  2. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
  3. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Berlin Ostbahnhof

$98 - $166

Bus and ferry, bus  •  17 h 57 min

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

$124 - $212

Bus and ferry, bus, train  •  18 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Folkestone/Dover to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Magdeburg
  3. Take the train from Magdeburg, Hauptbahnhof to S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf Re1

$121 - $189

Car ferry, drive  •  9 h 6 min

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

$144 - $213

Train to London City, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  6 h 44 min

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

$135 - $358

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  7 h 17 min

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

$132 - $310

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  7 h 49 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

$118 - $336

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  8 h 5 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

$103 - $261

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  7 h 45 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

$103 - $281

Train, train to Birmingham, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) BHX - TXL

$154 - $356

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dover to Berlin is to train and bus and fly which costs £55 - £190 and takes 7 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dover to Berlin is to train and fly which costs £100 - £280 and takes 6 h 44 min.

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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 57 min.

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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., Brussels Midi-Zuid and Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 2 min.

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The distance between Dover and Berlin is 528 miles.

The best way to get from Dover to Berlin without a car is to train which takes 11 h 2 min and costs £160 - £310.

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It takes approximately 11 h 2 min to get from Dover to Berlin, including transfers.

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Dover to Berlin bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Folkestone/Dover station.

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Dover to Berlin train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Ashford(Kent) Int. station.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Dover to Berlin.
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  • Distance: 528 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 2 min

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., Brussels Midi-Zuid, and Köln Hbf in around 11 h 2 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
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 Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from London Luton to Berlin Schoenefeld via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from London Luton to Berlin Schoenefeld via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from London Luton to Berlin Schoenefeld via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from London Stansted to Berlin Schoenefeld via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $260
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 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 55 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 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
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 Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 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 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $150
Premier
$120 - $180
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
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 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
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Magdeburg, Hauptbahnhof to S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 Den Haag Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $70
Train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
32 min
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 London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
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
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
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 Dover to The Hague
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
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
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 Lille to Magdeburg
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Stratford also for Westfield to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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Dover to Berlin bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Berlin Kaiserdamm station.

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Berlin is 1 h ahead of Dover. It is currently 11:50 PM in Dover and 12:50 AM in Berlin.

Dover to Berlin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Berlin Hbf (tief) station.

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Luxair, British Airways, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from London City Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport.

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