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London to Gießen by train

  • First train
    06:13
  • Last train
    20:03
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 19m
  • Distance
    622 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    10
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 28m
  • Train operators

Travelling from London to Gießen by train

Fast trains from London to Gießen take around 6 hours and 19 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 622 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between London and Gießen.

1. Are there direct trains from London to Gießen?

Journeys between London and Gießen usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 11 departures on the route from London to Gießen every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from London to Gießen?

The London to Gießen train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 19 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the London to Gießen train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Gießen is usually scheduled to depart London around 06:13 and the last train is around 19:34. At weekends the first train of the day leaves London around 06:57, and the last at 20:03.

When to book London to Gießen train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from London to Gießen by train.

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Which train companies operate between London and Gießen?

More than one train company operates on the route from London to Gießen, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurostar
  • Hessische Landesbahn
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.