There are 12 ways to get from Sheffield to Germany by train, plane, bus, bus and ferry, night bus, car, car ferry or car train

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Train to Manchester, fly to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Dusseldorf (DUS) MAN - DUS

$58 - $192

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Train to Manchester, fly to Hamburg  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Hamburg (HAM) MAN - HAM

$42 - $115

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Train to Manchester, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) MAN - CGN

$73 - $369

Train to Manchester, fly to Frankfurt  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Frankfurt (FRA) MAN - FRA

$107 - $320

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LBA - DUS

$74 - $369

Train to Birmingham, fly to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BHX - DUS

$91 - $282

Train via Köln Hauptbahnhof  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  4. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$254 - $537

Train  •  14 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
  3. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Berlin Hbf

$205 - $557

Bus, bus and ferry  •  24 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Berlin Kaiserdamm

$149 - $258

Bus, night bus  •  26 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk 814
  3. Take the night bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz N44

$80 - $150

Drive, car ferry  •  13 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Berlin

$196 - $290

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Berlin

$342 - $424

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The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Germany is to train and fly which costs £30 - £90 and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Germany is to train and fly which costs £55 - £290 and takes 5 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield station to Germany. However, there are services departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via London Victoria, Lille, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sheffield to Germany. However, there are services departing from Sheffield and arriving at S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf via London St. Pancras International, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hbf and S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 53 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and Germany is 530 miles.

The best way to get from Sheffield to Germany without a car is to train which takes 12 h 53 min and costs £190 - £420.

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Sheffield to Germany, including transfers.

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Sheffield to Germany bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street.

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Sheffield to Germany train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Sheffield station.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Germany.
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  • Distance: 529.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

What companies run services between Sheffield, England and Germany?

You can take a train from Sheffield to Berlin via London St Pancras International, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), and S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof in around 12 h 53 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Manchester to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Manchester to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Manchester to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Manchester to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Manchester to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Manchester to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Southend
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Manchester to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $130
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$28 - $180
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Leeds
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Sheffield to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Leeds
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $150
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 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $350
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
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 Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
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 Amsterdam Centraal to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
ns.nl
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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
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille to Berlin Kaiserdamm
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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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
11 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Sheffield to Germany bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Berlin Kaiserdamm station.

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Sheffield to Germany train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Berlin Hbf (tief) station.

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Air France, KLM, British Airways and three other airlines offer flights from Manchester Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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