There are 13 ways to get from London to Erfurt by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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

Train  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf Ice

$185 - $370

Cheapest option

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  17 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  2. Take the bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt Hbf

$54 - $83

11 alternative options

Train via Köln Hbf  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Erfurt Hbf Ic

$195 - $430

Bus FlixBus  •  17 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station N815
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Erfurt 322 / ...

$59 - $98

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  10 h 28 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 to Bruxelles Midi Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  6. Drive from Köln Messe/Deutz to Erfurt

$331 - $457

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 6 min

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

$142 - $220

Fly London City to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Frankfurt (FRA) LCY - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf

$155 - $451

Fly London Heathrow to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Frankfurt (FRA) LHR - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf

$153 - $404

Fly London Stansted to Nuremberg, train  •  6 h 37 min

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

$88 - $293

Fly London Heathrow to Hannover, train  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Hannover (HAJ) LHR - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Göttingen
  3. Take the train from Göttingen to Erfurt Hbf

$146 - $402

Fly London Stansted to Leipzig, train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Leipzig (LEJ) STN - LEJ
  2. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf

$88 - $443

Fly London City to Dusseldorf, train  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LCY - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf

$159 - $425

Fly London Stansted to Hannover, train  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Hannover (HAJ) STN - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Göttingen
  3. Take the train from Göttingen to Erfurt Hbf

$129 - $509

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

You can take a train from London to Erfurt via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Bruxelles Midi, and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 8 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Erfurt via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station in around 17 h 45 min.

Airlines
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 Hannover
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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 Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
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 Hannover via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Flights from London Stansted to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$23 - $200
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
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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Stansted to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $800
Train operators
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
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $240
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
$65 - $68
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$14 - $60
Premier
$35 - $65
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Göttingen to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$28 - $33
1st Class
$35 - $50
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
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
40 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
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $22
1st Class
$24 - $40
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Erfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $24
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Erfurt is 778 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Erfurt is to bus which costs £40 - £65 and takes 17 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Erfurt is to fly and train which takes 6 h 37 min and costs £65 - £220.

No, there is no direct train from London to Erfurt. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Erfurt Hbf via Bruxelles Midi and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 49 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London to Erfurt. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Erfurt via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 49 min to get from London to Erfurt, including transfers.