There are 14 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Germany by plane, train, subway, bus, bus and ferry, night bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly London Gatwick to Hamburg  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Hamburg (HAM) LGW - HAM

$42 - $171

Cheapest option

Fly London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) LGW - SXF

$39 - $167

12 alternative options

Fly London Gatwick to Munich  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Munich (MUC) LGW - MUC

$67 - $238

Fly London Gatwick to Stuttgart  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Stuttgart (STR) LGW - STR

$44 - $212

Train to London City, fly to Dusseldorf  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LCY - DUS

$99 - $332

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Dusseldorf  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LHR - DUS

$121 - $299

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) STN - CGN

$86 - $239

Train to London Luton, fly to Dortmund  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Dortmund (DTM) LTN - DTM

$72 - $211

Train via Köln Hbf  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  4. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$227 - $511

Train Dutch Railways (NS)  •  14 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
  3. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Berlin Hbf Ic

$223 - $515

Bus, bus and ferry  •  22 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London 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

$147 - $257

Bus, night bus  •  24 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
  3. Take the night bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz N44

$78 - $123

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Berlin

$319 - $386

Drive, car ferry  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Berlin

$164 - $246

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Germany?

easyJet flies from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hamburg twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Berlin via London St Pancras International LL, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Bruxelles Midi, Köln Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), and Berlin Hbf in around 11 h 24 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Gatwick to Munich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Gatwick to Munich via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Gatwick to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from London Luton to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from London Stansted to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $250
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Munich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$170 - $250
Train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $320
Premier
$240 - $370
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $95
1st Class
$95 - $130
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
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
$183
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
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 - $85
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
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Germany?

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Germany is 738 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Germany?

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Germany is to fly which costs £30 - £130 and takes 2 h 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Germany?

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Germany is to fly which takes 2 h 8 min and costs £30 - £130.

Is there a direct train between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Germany?

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Germany. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Berlin Alexanderplatz via London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles Midi, Köln Hbf and Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 24 min.

Is there a direct bus between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Germany?

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Germany. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via London Victoria, Lille, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 41 min.

How long does it take to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Germany?

It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Germany, including transfers.