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 28 min

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

$84 - $281

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Fly London Stansted to Hamburg, train  •  5 h 54 min

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

$50 - $179

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Fly London City to Hamburg, train  •  7 h

  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 42 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

$67 - $246

Train via Brussel-Zuid/Midi  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re8 / ...

$205 - $420

Train  •  11 h 18 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 Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re8 / ...

$176 - $458

Train, bus  •  13 h 6 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 Reinfeld Re8

$123 - $383

Bus  •  18 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels Gare du Midi to Hamburg N71
  3. Take the bus from Hamburg to Lübeck, Stockelsdorf 375

$51 - $84

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

$292 - $349

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

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from London to Lübeck is to bus which costs £40 - £70 and takes 18 h 15 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 28 min.

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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, Stockelsdorf via Brussels, Brussels Gare du Midi and Hamburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras Int. and arriving at Lübeck Hbf via Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 22 min.

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The distance between London and Lübeck is 484 miles.

The best way to get from London to Lübeck without a car is to train which takes 10 h 22 min and costs £160 - £330.

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It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from London to Lübeck, including transfers.

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London to Lübeck bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from London station.

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London to Lübeck train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras Int. station.

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The best way to get from London to Lübeck is to train which takes 10 h 22 min and costs £160 - £330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £70 and takes 18 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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London to Lübeck bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lübeck, Stockelsdorf station.

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Map of how to get from London to Lübeck.
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  • Distance: 483.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 28 min

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

You can take a train from London to Lübeck via Brussel-Zuid/Midi, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, and Hamburg Hbf in around 10 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Lübeck via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, Brussels, Brussels Gare du Midi, and Hamburg in around 18 h 15 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 36 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
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
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
hvv.de
Second Class
$21 - $40
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Reinfeld
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $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
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
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 - $300
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$90 - $300
Premier
$220 - $350
Train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$90 - $300
Premier
$220 - $350
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne, Cologne central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Osnabrück, Osnabrück central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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
$168
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
$51
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels Gare du Midi to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Lübeck, Stockelsdorf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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