How to Get to England

By Air

It’s easy to reach the UK by air with international airports across the country. has some of the best deals on flights to the UK (I paid just £250 for a flight from Hong Kong to London).

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By Train

There are direct Eurostar services from Brussells and Paris to London taking just a couple of hours.

Check Eurostar for prices

By Car

Driving to England is easy with car ferry services from Ireland, France and the Netherlands.

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By Bus

There are bus service from across Europe to the UK. I’ve taken the bus to and from London to Germany, Hungary, France and many other places. Flixbus is one of the best services with comfortable, air-conditioned buses with free Wi-FI.

Check routes with Flixbus

By Sea

Getting to the UK from mainland Europe is a piece of cake with sailings from ports in France, Netherlands, Repuclic of Ireland and Spain. You can book tickets with our partners at Direct Ferries, or check out my articles about ferry travel to the UK.

Book ferry tickets with Direct Ferries

Check out my ferry guides below:

Dover to Calais

Harwich to Hook of Holland

Liverpool to Belfast

Belfast to Liverpool

Holyhead to Dublin

Liverpool to Dublin

Hull to Rotterdam

Cairnryan to Belfast


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