There are 12 ways to get from London to Bamberg by plane, train, car, car train, bus 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 London City to Nuremberg, train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Nuremberg (NUE) LCY - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Bamberg

$111 - $437

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Fly London Stansted to Nuremberg, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Nuremberg (NUE) STN - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Bamberg

$53 - $257

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Fly London City to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Frankfurt (FRA) LCY - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Würzburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Bamberg

$146 - $445

Fly London Heathrow to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Frankfurt (FRA) LHR - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Würzburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Bamberg

$144 - $397

Fly London Heathrow to Stuttgart, train  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Stuttgart (STR) LHR - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Bamberg

$127 - $391

Fly London Heathrow to Munich, train  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Munich (MUC) LHR - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Bamberg

$155 - $415

Train via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice / ...
  5. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Bamberg Re / ...

$211 - $417

Train  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Bamberg Re / ...

$211 - $417

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est / ...
  5. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  6. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  7. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice / ...
  8. Drive from Würzburg Hbf to Bamberg

$397 - $523

Bus, train  •  16 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Bamberg Re / ...

$99 - $144

Bus  •  18 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Erlangen 1920

$66 - $124

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Bamberg

$141 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Bamberg is to bus which costs £45 - £95 and takes 18 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Bamberg is to fly and train which costs £40 - £200 and takes 5 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Bamberg. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Bamberg via Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and Würzburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 47 min.

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The distance between London and Bamberg is 498 miles.

The best way to get from London to Bamberg without a car is to train which takes 9 h 47 min and costs £150 - £320.

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It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to get from London to Bamberg, including transfers.

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London to Bamberg train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from London to Bamberg is to train which takes 9 h 47 min and costs £150 - £320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £45 - £95 and takes 18 h 35 min.

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There is no direct flight from London City Airport to Nuremberg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Bamberg is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 2:01 PM in London and 3:01 PM in Bamberg.

Map of how to get from London to Bamberg.
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  • Distance: 497.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 47 min

What companies run services between London, England and Bamberg, Germany?

You can take a train from London to Bamberg via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, and Würzburg Hbf in around 9 h 47 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from London to Bamberg twice a week. Tickets cost $60 - $110 and the journey takes 18 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from London City to Nuremberg via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from London City to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from London City to Nuremberg via Geneva, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Nuremberg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
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 Nürnberg Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Eurostar
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Contact Details
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
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$64 - $67
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$67 - $69
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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$44 - $46
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $48
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Brussels - Midi to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Bus operators
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
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 Erlangen
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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London to Bamberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Bamberg station.

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KLM, Lufthansa and Swiss offer flights from London City Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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There are 222+ hotels available in Bamberg. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London City Airport is to train which takes 21 min and costs £3 - £4.

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