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

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Train via Brussels  •  6h 35m

  1. Take the train from Oberhausen Hbf to Koeln Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ice
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£135 - £478

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Bus  •  14h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Oberhausen, Oberhausen central station to Utrecht 056
  2. Take the bus from Utrecht to London 140 / ...

£24 - £51

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Train  •  7h 4m

  1. Take the train from Oberhausen Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Ice
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£155 - £368

Bus via Brussels  •  14h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Duisburg to Bruxelles, Nord 153
  2. Take the bus from Bruxelles, Nord to London 140

£39 - £55

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5h 38m

  1. Drive from Oberhausen to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

£184 - £209

Drive, car ferry  •  7h 6m

  1. Drive from Oberhausen to Dunkirk
  2. Take the car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

£57 - £127

Fly Dusseldorf to London Heathrow  •  4h 7m

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to London Heathrow (LHR) DUS - LHR

£49 - £305

Fly Dusseldorf to London City  •  4h 6m

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to London City (LCY) DUS - LCY

£60 - £175

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to London Heathrow  •  5h 5m

  1. Take the train from Oberhausen Hbf to Koeln Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to London Heathrow (LHR) CGN - LHR

£88 - £469

Fly Dusseldorf to London Gatwick, train  •  4h 25m

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to London Gatwick (LGW) DUS - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

£113 - £523

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to London Stansted  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Oberhausen Hbf to Koeln Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to London Stansted (STN) CGN - STN

£51 - £491

Train, train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to London Luton  •  6h 26m

  1. Take the train from Oberhausen Hbf to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to London Luton (LTN) AMS - LTN
  4. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL

£81 - £410

Train to Dortmund, fly to London Stansted  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the train from Oberhausen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
  2. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to London Stansted (STN) DTM - STN

£35 - £291

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The cheapest way to get from Oberhausen to London is to bus which costs 27€ - 60€ and takes 14h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Oberhausen to London is to fly which costs 65€ - 200€ and takes 4h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oberhausen station to London. However, there are services departing from Oberhausen, Oberhausen central station and arriving at London via Utrecht. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Oberhausen to London. However, there are services departing from Oberhausen Hbf and arriving at London St Pancras Eurostar via Koeln Hbf and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 35m.

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The distance between Oberhausen and London is 302 miles.

The best way to get from Oberhausen to London without a car is to train via Brussels which takes 6h 35m and costs 150€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 6h 35m to get from Oberhausen to London, including transfers.

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Oberhausen to London bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Oberhausen, Oberhausen central station.

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Oberhausen to London train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, depart from Oberhausen Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Oberhausen to London is to train via Brussels which takes 6h 35m and costs 150€ - 550€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 27€ - 60€ and takes 14h 20m, you could also fly, which costs 55€ - 340€ and takes 4h 7m.

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Map of how to get from Oberhausen to London.
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  • Distance: 302.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 35m

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

You can take a train from Oberhausen to London King's Cross via Koeln Hbf and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 6h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oberhausen to London Victoria via Utrecht in around 14h 20m.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £270
Flights from Cologne Bonn to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £460
Flights from Cologne Bonn to London Heathrow via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £460
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £270
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£250 - £460
Flights from Cologne Bonn to London Heathrow via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £190
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £240
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £260
Flights from Dusseldorf to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £340
Flights from Dusseldorf to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£130 - £190
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£23 - £270
Flights from Dortmund to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £200
Level
Website
flylevel.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£28 - £330
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£180 - £400
Train operators
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
National Express Rail
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£12 - £17
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 Oberhausen Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£29 - £45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£15 - £22
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Oberhausen Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£10 - £24
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
£10 - £15
1st Class
£17 - £24
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £17
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
£8 - £11
1st Class
£13 - £17
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£55 - £120
Website
Thalys
Standard
£55 - £80
Comfort
£70 - £90
Premium
£85 - £120
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£90 - £310
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£270 - £310
Standard
£90 - £120
Standard Premier
£130 - £170
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£120 - £320
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£280 - £320
Standard
£120 - £150
Standard Premier
£160 - £210
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Single
£15 - £22
VRR
Phone
+49 209 1584-0
Email
info@vrr.de
Website
vrr.de
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
VRR
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Bus operators
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Oberhausen, Oberhausen central station to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Utrecht to London
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£25 - £40
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Duisburg to Bruxelles, Nord
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£19 - £27
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Bruxelles, Nord to London
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£20 - £29
Website
Eurolines FR
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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Utrecht to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £50
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
£20 - £25
Reclining Seat
£24
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
£6
2-bed inside cabin
£35 - £50

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