There are 14 ways to get from Stroud to Waldbröl by train, bus, car, car train, taxi, car ferry, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Stroud (Glos) to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  4. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Gummersbach, Dieringhausen Bf

$210 - $420

Cheapest option

Bus via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station  •  18 h

  1. Take the bus from Stroud to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  3. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Cologne

$35 - $48

12 alternative options

Train, bus  •  16 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  2. Take the bus from London to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport 815
  3. Take the train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Windeck, Schladern Bf S19

Bus FlixBus  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Stroud to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport 815 / ...

$48 - $81

Drive, Eurotunnel, train, taxi  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Stroud to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est / ...
  5. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  6. Take a taxi from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Waldbröl

$484 - $608

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Stroud to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Waldbröl

$129 - $188

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) LHR - CGN
  3. Take the train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Windeck, Schladern Bf

Train, train to Birmingham, fly to Dusseldorf, line 342 bus  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Stroud (Glos) to Cheltenham Spa
  2. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BHX - DUS
  4. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf
  5. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Windeck, Schladern Bf
  6. Take the line 342 bus from Windeck, Schladern Bf to Waldbröl Busbf

Train, train to London Stansted, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt, line 342 bus  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Stroud (Glos) to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) STN - CGN
  4. Take the train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Windeck, Schladern Bf
  5. Take the line 342 bus from Windeck, Schladern Bf to Waldbröl Busbf

Train, train to Bristol, fly to Dusseldorf, line 342 bus  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Stroud (Glos) to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BRS - DUS
  4. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf
  5. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Windeck, Schladern Bf
  6. Take the line 342 bus from Windeck, Schladern Bf to Waldbröl Busbf

Train, Tube to London City, fly to Dusseldorf, line 342 bus  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Stroud (Glos) to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  3. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
  4. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LCY - DUS
  5. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf
  6. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Windeck, Schladern Bf
  7. Take the line 342 bus from Windeck, Schladern Bf to Waldbröl Busbf

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LHR - DUS
  3. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Windeck, Schladern Bf

$157 - $402

Train to Bristol, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) BRS - CGN
  3. Take the train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Windeck, Schladern Bf

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Dortmund  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Dortmund (DTM) LTN - DTM
  4. Take the train from Holzwickede Bf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena
  5. Take the train from Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena to Windeck, Schladern Bf

$149 - $343

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stroud to Waldbröl is to bus which costs £26 - £40 and takes 18 h.

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The quickest way to get from Stroud to Waldbröl is to drive and car ferry which costs £95 - £150 and takes 8 h 22 min.

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The distance between Stroud and Waldbröl is 430 miles.

The best way to get from Stroud to Waldbröl without a car is to train which takes 10 h 54 min and costs £160 - £320.

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It takes approximately 10 h 54 min to get from Stroud to Waldbröl, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Stroud to Waldbröl is to train which takes 10 h 54 min and costs £160 - £320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £65 and takes 17 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Waldbröl is 1 h ahead of Stroud. It is currently 7:57 PM in Stroud and 8:57 PM in Waldbröl.

Eurowings offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport.

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There are 149+ hotels available in Waldbröl. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Stroud to Waldbröl.
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  • Distance: 430.4 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 54 min

What companies run services between Stroud, England and Waldbröl, Germany?

You can take a train from Stroud to Waldbröl via London Paddington, Paddington Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels - Midi, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln, Dom / Hbf, and Gummersbach, Dieringhausen Bf in around 10 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stroud to Waldbröl via London Victoria Coach Station, London, Cologne, Cologne South, Airport, Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf, and Hennef Bf in around 17 h 30 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from London Stansted to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Bristol to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bristol to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $250
Flights from Bristol to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
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
Flights from Bristol to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Bristol to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Stroud (Glos) to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $100
Train from Swindon to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Stroud (Glos) to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $18
Train from Stroud (Glos) to Swindon
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
Train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
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 Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$64 - $67
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$67 - $69
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Düsseldorf to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$16 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $40
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Gummersbach, Dieringhausen Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Windeck, Schladern Bf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena to Windeck, Schladern Bf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.de
S-Bahn Köln
Website
avv.de
Train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Windeck, Schladern Bf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
avv.de
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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $46
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $48
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
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 Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $35
Train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Holzwickede Bf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.de
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Stroud to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Cologne
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
OVAG
Phone
02261/ 9260 - 0
Website
ovaginfo.de
Bus from Windeck, Schladern Bf to Waldbröl Busbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ovaginfo.de
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Waldbröl
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Taxi Cologne
Phone
+49 151 51082191
Website
taxicologne.de
Taxi Call Cologne
Phone
+49 221/2882
Website
taxiruf.de
Cologne Taxi
Phone
+49 221/88884455
Website
cologne-taxi.com

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