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There are 12 ways to get from London to Bamberg by plane, train, car, car train, bus, bus and ferry 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 34 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 33 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 23 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

$145 - $445

Fly London Heathrow to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 26 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

$143 - $397

Fly London Heathrow to Stuttgart, train  •  8 h 25 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

$129 - $397

Fly London Heathrow to Munich, train  •  7 h 28 min

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

$142 - $402

Train via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf  •  9 h 52 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 Rb / ...

$204 - $414

Train  •  10 h 55 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 Rb / ...

$209 - $434

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  6. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice / ...
  7. Drive from Würzburg Hbf to Bamberg

$352 - $500

Bus  •  17 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Bamberg, Bamberg train 068

$53 - $77

Bus and ferry, bus, train  •  19 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Nürnberg - Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Bamberg R2

$121 - $175

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

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The cheapest way to get from London to Bamberg is to bus which costs £40 - £60 and takes 17 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 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Bamberg. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Bamberg, Bamberg train via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 35 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 52 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 52 min and costs £150 - £320.

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from London to Bamberg, including transfers.

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London to Bamberg bus services, operated by Eurolines CZ, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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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 52 min and costs £150 - £320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £60 and takes 17 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from London to Bamberg.
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  • Distance: 497.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 34 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 Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, and Würzburg Hbf in around 9 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Bamberg via Frankfurt and Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station in around 17 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from London City to Nuremberg via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from London Stansted to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from London City to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 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 Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 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 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
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 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $320
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
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 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
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $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
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
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 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
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Köln to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Bamberg, Bamberg train
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Lille to Nürnberg - Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eurolines.de
Ferry operators

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There is no direct flight from London City Airport to Nuremberg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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London to Bamberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bamberg, Bamberg train station.

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Bamberg is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 12:11 AM in London and 1:11 AM in Bamberg.

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

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

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There are 227+ hotels available in Bamberg. Prices start at $56 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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