There are 14 ways to get from Erfurt 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  •  9h 41m

  1. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ice
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£188 - £457

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Bus  •  20h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Erfurt to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 320 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to London N815 / ...

£43 - £56

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Train via Cologne  •  11h 26m

  1. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Koeln Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ice
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£194 - £510

Bus via Brussels  •  18h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Erfurt Hbf to Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Bruxelles - North
  3. Take the bus from Bruxelles, Nord to London 140

£68 - £100

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9h 4m

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

£225 - £267

Drive, car ferry  •  10h 17m

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

£113 - £165

Train to Frankfurt, fly to London City  •  6h 33m

  1. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London City (LCY) FRA - LCY

£111 - £387

Train to Frankfurt, fly to London Heathrow  •  6h 39m

  1. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Heathrow (LHR) FRA - LHR

£100 - £357

Train to Berlin Tegel, fly to London City  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz
  2. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to London City (LCY) TXL - LCY

£106 - £288

Train to Nuremberg, fly to London Stansted  •  6h 3m

  1. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to London Stansted (STN) NUE - STN

£69 - £237

Train to Frankfurt, fly to London Stansted  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Stansted (STN) FRA - STN

£83 - £299

Train, train to Hannover, fly to London Heathrow  •  7h 33m

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

£90 - £338

Train to Dortmund, fly to London Luton, train  •  8h 45m

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

£98 - £236

Train, train to Cologne Bonn, fly to London Stansted  •  8h 40m

  1. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn
  3. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to London Stansted (STN) CGN - STN

£106 - £274

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Erfurt to London is to bus which costs 50€ - 65€ and takes 20h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Erfurt to London is to train and fly which costs 75€ - 280€ and takes 6h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Erfurt to London. However, there are services departing from Erfurt Hbf and arriving at London via Frankfurt and Bruxelles, Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 47m.

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No, there is no direct train from Erfurt to London. However, there are services departing from Erfurt Hbf and arriving at London St Pancras Eurostar via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 41m.

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The distance between Erfurt and London is 486 miles.

The best way to get from Erfurt to London without a car is to train which takes 9h 41m and costs 210€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 9h 41m to get from Erfurt to London, including transfers.

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

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Erfurt to London train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Erfurt Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Erfurt to London is to train which takes 9h 41m and costs 210€ - 550€. Alternatively, you can bus via Brussels, which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 18h 47m.

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Map of how to get from Erfurt to London.
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  • Distance: 486.4 miles
  • Duration: 9h 41m

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

You can take a train from Erfurt to London King's Cross via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 9h 41m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Erfurt to London Victoria via Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt, Bruxelles - North, and Bruxelles, Nord in around 18h 47m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £460
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £460
Flights from Berlin Tegel to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £650
Flights from Hannover to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£95 - £550
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £400
Flights from Berlin Tegel to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £430
Flights from Hannover to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £550
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£120 - £490
Flights from Berlin Tegel to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £410
Flights from Hannover to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Nuremberg to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£25 - £250
Flights from Frankfurt to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£22 - £160
Flights from Cologne Bonn to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£21 - £200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£160 - £650
Flights from Berlin Tegel to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£180 - £650
Flights from Hannover to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£150 - £700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dortmund to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £250
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Hannover to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £230
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

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 Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£60 - £85
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Goettingen to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£21 - £30
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£29 - £40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£50 - £75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£70 - £100
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Goettingen to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Soest
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£55 - £80
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£85 - £300
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£260 - £300
Standard
£85 - £110
Standard Premier
£130 - £170
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£55 - £110
Website
Thalys
Standard
£55 - £80
Comfort
£65 - £85
Premium
£80 - £110
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Website
bahn.com
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Goettingen
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£20 - £28
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Goettingen to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£14 - £20
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Single
£15 - £22
Bus operators
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Erfurt Hbf to Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£9 - £18
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Bruxelles - North
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Website
eurolines.de
Low
£41
High
£44
Eurolines FR
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 Erfurt to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£13 - £16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to London
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Erfurt to London bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at London station.

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London is 1h behind Erfurt. It is currently 11:15 PM in Erfurt and 10:15 PM in London.

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

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Lufthansa, Swiss, British Airways and KLM offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to London City Airport.

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