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

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Fly Dusseldorf to Bristol  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Bristol (BRS) DUS - BRS

$83 - $289

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Fly Hamburg to Manchester, train  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Manchester (MAN) HAM - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester

$43 - $124

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Fly Hamburg to Bristol  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Bristol (BRS) HAM - BRS

$89 - $340

Fly Frankfurt to Bristol  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bristol (BRS) FRA - BRS

$106 - $340

Fly Dusseldorf to Manchester, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Manchester (MAN) DUS - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester

$59 - $208

Fly Frankfurt to Manchester, train  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Manchester (MAN) FRA - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester

$107 - $329

Train, bus  •  17 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord Ice
  3. Take the bus from Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord to London, Victoria Green Line Station
  4. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$243 - $410

Train  •  20 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Paris Est En
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$340 - $663

Bus, bus and ferry  •  25 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Kaiserdamm to Lille
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street

$135 - $198

Bus  •  26 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N44
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London 814
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street

$86 - $168

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  12 h 45 min

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

$341 - $421

Drive, carferry  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Calais
  2. Take the carferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Cardiff

$194 - $290

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Germany to Wales. However, there are services departing from Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. and arriving at Cardiff, Castle Street via S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf, Berlin Kaiserdamm, Lille and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 8 min.

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The distance between Germany and Wales is 984 km.

The best way to get from Germany to Wales without a car is to train and bus which takes 17 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Germany to Wales, including transfers.

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Germany to Wales bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Berlin Kaiserdamm station.

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The best way to get from Germany to Wales is to fly which takes 5 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 20 h 12 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 26 h 44 min.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Bristol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Germany to Wales bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cardiff, Castle Street station.

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Lufthansa, BMI Regional and KLM offer flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Bristol Airport.

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There are 239+ hotels available in Wales. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Germany to Wales.
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  • Distance: 614.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 21 min

What companies run services between Germany and Wales?

BMI Regional, KLM and Lufthansa fly from Düsseldorf to Newport 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin to Cardiff via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Berlin Hbf (tief), Paris Est, Gare de l'Est, Gare du Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington Underground Station, and London Paddington in around 20 h 12 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bristol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Bristol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Dusseldorf to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Hamburg to Manchester via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Hamburg to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Hamburg to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Hamburg to Manchester via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Hamburg to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Hamburg to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $130
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $180
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Hamburg to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Manchester via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
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 Berlin Hbf (tief) to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$180 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
regiojet.com
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin Kaiserdamm to Lille
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eurolines.de
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 Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to London
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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The best way to get from Germany to Dusseldorf Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs .

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