There are 11 ways to get from London to Lübeck by plane, train, 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.

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Fly London Heathrow to Hamburg, train  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Hamburg (HAM) LHR - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$85 - $282

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Lübeck X75

$50 - $107

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Fly London Stansted to Hamburg, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Hamburg (HAM) STN - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$51 - $180

Fly London City to Hamburg, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Hamburg (HAM) LCY - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$97 - $430

Fly London Gatwick to Hamburg, train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Hamburg (HAM) LGW - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$59 - $240

Fly London Stansted to Bremen, train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bremen (BRE) STN - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$66 - $244

Train via Brussels Midi-Zuid  •  10 h 16 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 Hamburg Hbf Hkx / ...
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re / ...

Train  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabruck Hbf
  3. Take the train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Hkx / ...
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re / ...

Train, bus  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Hamburg
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re / ...

$122 - $408

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Lübeck

$295 - $352

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 33 min

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

$151 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Lübeck is to bus which costs £35 - £85 and takes 19 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs £65 - £220 and takes 5 h 14 min.

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The distance between London and Lübeck is 484 miles.

It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from London to Lübeck, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Lübeck via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Lübeck Hbf via Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 16 min.

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

You can take a train from London to Lübeck via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, and Hamburg Hbf in around 10 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Lübeck via Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk in around 19 h 25 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from London Heathrow to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from London City to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $150
Flights from London Stansted to Bremen
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $230
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from London Stansted to Hamburg via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from London City to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from London City to Hamburg via Berne
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $40
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
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.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
$150 - $230
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$90 - $310
Premier
$230 - $350
Train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $350
Flixtrain
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Amsterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$25
High
$52
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
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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