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There are 13 ways to get from Norwich to Emden by train, bus, car, car ferry, car train or plane

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Train  •  12h 43m

  1. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal Eil
  3. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rheine Ic
  4. Take the train from Rheine, Bahnhof to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof Re / ...

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Bus  •  21h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Norwich Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
  3. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leer(Ostfriesl) ZOB 075

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Train via Amsterdam  •  12h 55m

  1. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal Eil
  3. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rheine, Bahnhof 77
  4. Take the train from Rheine, Bahnhof to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof Re / ...

Train, bus  •  22h 26m

  1. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Dusseldorf Central Bus Station
  3. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Emden Aussenhafen Ic

Drive, car ferry  •  10h 37m

  1. Drive from Norwich to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Emden

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9h 16m

  1. Drive from Norwich to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Emden

Train to London Stansted, fly to Hamburg, train  •  8h 51m

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Stansted Airport
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Hamburg (HAM) STN - HAM
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
  4. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Emden Hbf

Fly Norwich to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  8h 3m

  1. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) NWI - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Hengelo
  3. Take the train from Salzbergen to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof

Train to London Stansted, fly to Cologne Bonn, train  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Stansted Airport
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) STN - CGN
  3. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Muenster(Westf)Hbf
  4. Take the train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Emden Hbf

Train to London Stansted, fly to Bremen, train  •  7h 33m

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Stansted Airport
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bremen (BRE) STN - BRE
  3. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Emden Hbf

Train to London City, fly to Rotterdam, train  •  10h 23m

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Stratford (London)
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rotterdam (RTM) LCY - RTM
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amersfoort Centraal
  4. Take the train from Amersfoort Centraal to Hengelo
  5. Take the train from Salzbergen to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof

Train to London Stansted, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  10h 39m

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Stansted Airport
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) STN - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Hengelo
  4. Take the train from Salzbergen to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof

Fly Norwich to Bremen, train  •  8h 3m

  1. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Bremen (BRE) NWI - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Emden Hbf

Norwich to Emden by train and subway

The journey time between Norwich and Emden is around 15h 25m and covers a distance of around 1111 km. This includes an average layover time of around 5h 13m. The fastest journey normally takes 11h 29m. Operated by Greater Anglia, London Underground (Tube), Eurostar and others, the Norwich to Emden service departs from Norwich and arrives in Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof. Typically 10 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
10h 12m
Layover time:
5h 13m
Total time:
15h 25m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
11h 29m
Journey distance:
1111 km
Services per week:
10
Cheapest price:
€255
Carbon emissions:
58 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:00
Last service departs at:
15:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Norwich to Emden train and subway schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Norwich to Emden is to bus which costs £45 - £100 and takes 21h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Norwich to Emden is to train and fly which costs £65 - £200 and takes 7h 33m.

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No, there is no direct train from Norwich to Emden. However, there are services departing from Norwich and arriving at Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof via Liverpool Street station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Amsterdam Centraal and Rheine, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 43m.

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The distance between Norwich and Emden is 404 km.

The best way to get from Norwich to Emden without a car is to train which takes 12h 43m and costs £200 - £480.

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It takes approximately 12h 43m to get from Norwich to Emden, including transfers.

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Norwich to Emden train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Norwich station.

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The best way to get from Norwich to Emden is to train which takes 12h 43m and costs £200 - £480. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £45 - £100 and takes 21h 32m.

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Emden is 1h ahead of Norwich. It is currently 3:52 PM in Norwich and 4:52 PM in Emden.

Map of how to get from Norwich to Emden.
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  • Distance: 403.8 km
  • Duration: 12h 43m

What companies run services between Norwich, England and Emden, Germany?

You can take a train from Norwich to Emden via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Amsterdam Centraal, Rheine, and Rheine, Bahnhof in around 12h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Norwich to Emden via London Victoria Coach Station, Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Leer(Ostfriesl) ZOB, and Leer(Ostfriesl) in around 21h 32m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€8 - €120
Flights from London Stansted to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€4 - €110
Flights from London Stansted to Bremen
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€13 - €95
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €60
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Norwich to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €450
Flights from Norwich to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €430
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €220
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€55 - €85
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €70
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€55 - €85
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rheine
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€20 - €50
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€20 - €29
1st Class
€30 - €50
Train from Schiphol Airport to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€20 - €45
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€20 - €27
1st Class
€30 - €45
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amersfoort Centraal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€12 - €28
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€12 - €17
1st Class
€19 - €28
Train from Amersfoort Centraal to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€14 - €35
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€14 - €20
1st Class
€23 - €35
WestfalenBahn GmbH
Phone
+49 521 55777755
Email
info@westfalenbahn.de
Website
westfalenbahn.de
Train from Rheine, Bahnhof to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
WestfalenBahn GmbH
Train from Salzbergen to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
WestfalenBahn GmbH
Train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
WestfalenBahn GmbH
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Rheine to Emden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Emden Aussenhafen
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Emden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Muenster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Emden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Rheine to Emden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Muenster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Emden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Rheine, Bahnhof to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rheine, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Münster Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€156
Website
Eurotunnel
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
metronom
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Muenster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€20 - €28
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg central station to Bremen central station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Cologne central station to Münster
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Flixtrain
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Hamburg Hauptbahnhof to Bremen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€90 - €110
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Emden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€20 - €29
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€25 - €40
Website
Bahn DE
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Muenster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
National Express Rail
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Koeln Hbf to Muenster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€50 - €90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Norwich Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€29 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leer(Ostfriesl) ZOB
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Leer
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
Blablabus
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Dusseldorf Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
Union Ivkoni
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€100 - €1400
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
€100 - €1400
Standard Car - Flexi
€160 - €190

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Norwich to Emden train services, operated by WestfalenBahn GmbH, arrive at Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof station.

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