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How long did it take to travel from Germany to Ellis Island by sea?
Assuming you are talking about travel in the late 19th to early 20th centuries, an average ship took around 40 days to 6 months.
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Usually 40 days, but it depended from the results of the medical checkups and if you have the right amount of money, revenue to guarantee the right sustainbility of yourself a…nd even of your family, if there were relatives with you.
"The voyage between Naples and New York, which is 4,188 knots, is performed by these steamers in fourteen to sixteen days, which includes one day's stoppage at Gibraltar." p…. 258, "Marine Engineer and Naval Architect" Edited by William George Neal, published 1884
For immigrants who ended up being approved, the process of passingthrough the system on Ellis Island took anywhere from 2 to 5 hours.Each person had to answer a list of 29 que…stions and declare howmuch money they had with them.
In the 1850's during the Great Migration, a trip from Ireland to Ellis Island would take about 2 to 3 weeks. In the modern day, though, a direct flight from Belfast to La Guar…dia in NYC would take about 7 hours.
If you had no other problems during your visit to Ellis Island, the entire process should take 3 to 5 hours. Although, if you were suspected of having a mental/physical diseas…e or disorder, you would be taken for further evaluation. For more information, please refer to the following link, which is a website offering detailed information about Ellis Island. --> http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/drabik10website/iconic-immigration-sites/ellis-island/
it was quickly built and re opened in 1900
Are you walking, driving, or flying?
most people say it took up to 3 to 5 weeks. [from Europe to Ellis Island]
1hr 30min London City (LCY) to Frankfurt (FRA) by Lufthansa CityLine. 1hr 30min London City (LCY) to Frankfurt (FRA) by BA Cityflyer Express. 1hr 40min London Heathrow (LHR) …to Frankfurt (FRA) by British Airways. 1hr 50min London Heathrow (LHR) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) by British Airways. 1hr 50min London Heathrow (LHR) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) by BMI. 1hr 55min London Gatwick (LGW) to Berlin Schonefeld (SXF) by EasyJet. 1hr 45min Manchester (MAN) to Frankfurt (FRA) by Lufthansa. 2hr 05min Manchester (MAN) to Frankfurt (FRA) by FlyBe. 1hr 15min Birmingham (BHX) to Dusseldorf (DUS) by Eurowings. 1hr 40min Birmingham (BHX) to Dusseldorf (DUS) by FlyBe.
1 week to 1 month or sometimes if things went bad, 1 year!
Approximately 3-6 weeks. Storms or other natural delays may have stopped and/or pushed the ship a few miles back and/or off course
It took at least three months.
about a month