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There are 12 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to London Victoria Coach Station by train, bus and ferry, bus, car, car train, car ferry, plane or subway

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  •  6h 24m

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

£148 - £387

Cheapest option

Fly Frankfurt to London Stansted, subway  •  5h 7m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Stansted (STN) FRA - STN
  2. Take the subway from Tottenham Hale station to Victoria station

£21 - £143

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Bus and ferry  •  13h 40m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Frankfurt am Main to London

£23 - £35

Bus  •  13h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt central train station to Brussels South N84
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Gare du Midi to London, Victoria Green Line Station RegioJet

£28 - £37

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7h 30m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London Victoria Coach Station

£199 - £231

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 34m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London Victoria Coach Station

£88 - £127

Fly Frankfurt to London City  •  4h 33m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London City (LCY) FRA - LCY

£61 - £372

Fly Frankfurt to London Heathrow  •  4h 41m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Heathrow (LHR) FRA - LHR

£54 - £172

Fly Frankfurt to Birmingham, train  •  5h 46m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Birmingham (BHX) FRA - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to London Euston

£58 - £377

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to London Stansted, subway  •  5h 54m

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

£50 - £179

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to London Heathrow  •  6h 26m

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

£86 - £271

Fly Frankfurt to Bristol, train  •  6h 37m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bristol (BRS) FRA - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington

£66 - £189

Frankfurt am Main to London Victoria Coach Station by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Frankfurt am Main and London Victoria Coach Station is around 6h 27m and covers a distance of around 485 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 46m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Eurostar and London Underground (Tube), the Frankfurt am Main to London Victoria Coach Station service departs from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arrives in London Victoria Coach Station. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
6h 27m
Fastest journey time:
5h 46m
Journey distance:
485 miles
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
£148
Carbon emissions:
40 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
10:27
Last service departs at:
12:29

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frankfurt am Main to London Victoria Coach Station train, subway and walk schedules

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  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering United Kingdom from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in London Victoria Coach Station is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in London Victoria Coach Station is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in London Victoria Coach Station is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from United Kingdom.

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Last updated: 30 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to London Victoria Coach Station is to bus and ferry which costs €27 - €40 and takes 13h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to London Victoria Coach Station is to fly which costs €70 - €440 and takes 4h 33m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt am Main and arriving at London. Services depart twice a week, and operate Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 13h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to London Victoria Coach Station station. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Victoria station via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and King's Cross St. Pancras station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 24m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and London Victoria Coach Station is 399 miles.

The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to London Victoria Coach Station without a car is to train which takes 6h 24m and costs €170 - €460.

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It takes approximately 6h 24m to get from Frankfurt am Main to London Victoria Coach Station, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to London Victoria Coach Station bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, depart from Frankfurt am Main station.

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Frankfurt am Main to London Victoria Coach Station train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to London Victoria Coach Station is to train which takes 6h 24m and costs €170 - €460. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €45 and takes 13h 43m, you could also fly, which costs €70 - €440 and takes 4h 33m.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to London Victoria Coach Station.
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  • Distance: 399.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 24m

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and London Victoria Coach Station, England?

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to London Victoria Coach Station via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, London St Pancras Eurostar, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and Victoria station in around 6h 24m. Alternatively, Union Ivkoni operates a vehicle from Frankfurt am Main to London twice a week. Tickets cost £23 - £35 and the journey takes 13h 40m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£50 - £1,900
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £280
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £250
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £290
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£110 - £290
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £340
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £160
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £240
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £2,100
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£120 - £350
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £330
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £300
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £260
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£120 - £250
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£3 - £150
Flights from Cologne Bonn to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£3 - £95
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £250
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £290
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£150 - £280
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£150 - £380
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£60 - £85
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£29 - £40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tottenham Hale station to Victoria station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£39 - £44
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£39 - £44
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£45 - £65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Frankfurt am Main to London
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
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 Frankfurt central train station to Brussels South
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£19 - £23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Brussels, Gare du Midi to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
RegioJet
Ferry operators

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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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Frankfurt am Main to London Victoria Coach Station bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at London station.

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London Victoria Coach Station is 1h behind Frankfurt am Main. It is currently 11:51 PM in Frankfurt am Main and 10:51 PM in London Victoria Coach Station.

Frankfurt am Main to London Victoria Coach Station train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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

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There are 3862+ hotels available in London Victoria Coach Station. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to line 35880 train which takes 15 min and costs €3 - €5.

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