There are 10 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Berlin by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or car train

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 Manchester to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) MAN - SXF

$35 - $152

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Fly Manchester to Berlin Tegel  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) MAN - TXL

$67 - $192

Train to Birmingham, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) BHX - TXL

$115 - $272

Bus to Liverpool, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) LPL - SXF

$50 - $148

Train to London City, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) LCY - TXL

$190 - $466

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) LHR - TXL

$183 - $411

Train  •  13 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Essen Hbf
  4. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$352 - $642

Bus, bus and ferry  •  27 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Berlin Kaiserdamm

$154 - $264

Drive, car ferry  •  13 h 50 min

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

$204 - $302

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  13 h 31 min

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

$350 - $436

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The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Berlin is to fly which costs £26 - £120 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Berlin is to fly which costs £26 - £120 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Horton Rd and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, London Victoria, Lille, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 10 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Berlin is 656 miles.

The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Berlin without a car is to train which takes 13 h 55 min and costs £260 - £500.

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It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Greater Manchester to Berlin, including transfers.

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Greater Manchester to Berlin bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Berlin is to fly which takes 5 h 29 min and costs £26 - £120. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £260 - £500 and takes 13 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Berlin Schoenefeld Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Berlin.
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  • Distance: 656.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 29 min

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Berlin, Germany?

Ryanair and easyJet fly from Greater Manchester to Berlin 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Greater Manchester to Berlin via Manchester City Centre, University of Mcr, Manchester Piccadilly, London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels - Midi, and Essen Hbf in around 13 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
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 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
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 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
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
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
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 Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 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, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Schoenefeld via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Liverpool to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Liverpool to Berlin Schoenefeld via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Schoenefeld via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Schoenefeld via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
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
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $160
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 Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
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
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
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 Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille to Berlin Kaiserdamm
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators

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