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

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Line 101 bus to Manchester, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Moss Side, Alexandra Park to Manchester City Centre, Whitworth St West
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) MAN - TXL

$70 - $196

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Line 101 bus to Manchester, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Moss Side, Alexandra Park to Manchester City Centre, Whitworth St West
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) MAN - SXF

$38 - $171

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Train to Birmingham, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  7 h 31 min

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

$116 - $268

Bus to Liverpool, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  6 h 43 min

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

$52 - $165

Train  •  14 h 22 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 Duisburg Hauptbahnhof
  4. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$349 - $634

Train, bus  •  24 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Nottingham
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham Station Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London to Düsseldorf 080
  4. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$187 - $287

Bus, bus and ferry  •  26 h 30 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

$156 - $255

Train, car ferry, bus  •  34 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull
  2. Take the car ferry from Hull to Rotterdam
  3. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Berlin

$230 - $431

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  16 h 3 min

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

$430 - $600

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

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The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Berlin is to line 101 bus and fly which costs £28 - £140 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Berlin is to line 101 bus and fly which costs £50 - £160 and takes 5 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Platt Ln 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 26 h 30 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 14 h 22 min and costs £260 - £490.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 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 quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Berlin Tegel 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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Berlin is 1 h ahead of Greater Manchester. It is currently 1:30 PM in Greater Manchester and 2:30 PM in Berlin.

Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Berlin.
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  • Distance: 656.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 14 min

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

You can take a train from Greater Manchester to Berlin via Manchester City Centre, Chinatown, Manchester Piccadilly, London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels - Midi, and Duisburg Hbf in around 14 h 22 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Liverpool to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Birmingham to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
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
$150 - $230
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
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Duisburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$80 - $110
1st Class
$110 - $150
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 Duisburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
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 Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $80
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
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
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Moss Side, Alexandra Park to Manchester City Centre, Whitworth St West
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
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 Nottingham Station Street to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
National Express
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
National Express
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 London to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 - $140
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Hull to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Passenger & Bed Saver
$196
Passenger & Bed Flexi
$261
Standard Car
$131
Car ferry from Dover to Calais
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
poferries.com

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