The cheapest buses from Munich to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Cheapest

$39

Average

$46

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Munich to Hamburg will cost around $ 46 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 39.

Cheapest
02:30PMMünchen, ZOB11h35 02:05AMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
1 changes
$391One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:00PMMünchen, ZOB13h45 11:45AMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
1 changes
$421One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:20AMMünchen, ZOB11h55 08:15PMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
1 changes
$421One-way
02:00AMMünchen, ZOB11h45 01:45PMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
0 changes
$421One-way
10:30PMMünchen, Fröttmaning P+R Parkplatz13h15 11:45AMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
1 changes
$451One-way

Timetable Munich to Hamburg

Showing buses for tomorrow, Mon, Sep 27
02:00AMMünchen, ZOB11h45 01:45PMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
0 changes
08:20AMMünchen, ZOB11h55 08:15PMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
0 changes
08:55AMMunich13h55 10:50PMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
0 changes
02:30PMMünchen, ZOB11h35 02:05AMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
0 changes
03:45PMMünchen, ZOB15h15 07:00AMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
0 changes
10:00PMMünchen, ZOB13h45 11:45AMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
0 changes
10:30PMMünchen, Fröttmaning P+R Parkplatz13h15 11:45AMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
0 changes

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Sun
Sep 26
$50FlixTrain
$37Flixbus
$230Eurowings
Mon
Sep 27
$35FlixTrain
$35Flixbus
$230Eurowings
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Sep 28
$30Deutsche Bahn
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$168Eurowings
Wed
Sep 29
$30Deutsche Bahn
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$205Eurowings
Thu
Sep 30
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$25Flixbus
$274Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 1
$35Deutsche Bahn
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$168Eurowings
Sat
Oct 2
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$25Flixbus
$154Lufthansa
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Oct 3
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$87Lufthansa
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Oct 4
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$154Lufthansa
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Oct 5
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$168Eurowings
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Oct 6
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$168Eurowings
Thu
Oct 7
$22Deutsche Bahn
$27Flixbus
$168Eurowings
Fri
Oct 8
$43FlixTrain
$30Flixbus
$163Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 9
$60Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$154Lufthansa
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Oct 10
$30Deutsche Bahn
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$154Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 11
$25FlixTrain
$27Flixbus
$154Lufthansa
Tue
Oct 12
$22Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$106Eurowings
Wed
Oct 13
$30Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$130Eurowings
Thu
Oct 14
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$25Flixbus
$163Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 15
$40FlixTrain
$25Flixbus
$163Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 16
$60Deutsche Bahn
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$132Lufthansa

The fastest buses from Munich to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Fastest Journey

11 h 35 m

Average

13 h 3 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

614 km

Of the 7 buses that leave Munich for Hamburg every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 614 km distance in an average of 13 h 3 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 11 h 35 m .

The slowest buses will take 15 h 15 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
02:30PMMünchen, ZOB11h35 02:05AMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
1 changes
$391One-way
2nd Fastest
02:00AMMünchen, ZOB11h45 01:45PMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
0 changes
$421One-way
08:20AMMünchen, ZOB11h55 08:15PMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
1 changes
$421One-way
10:30PMMünchen, Fröttmaning P+R Parkplatz13h15 11:45AMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
1 changes
$451One-way
10:00PMMünchen, ZOB13h45 11:45AMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
1 changes
$421One-way

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Bus Information to Hamburg from Munich

distanceDistance381 miles (614 km)
durationAverage bus duration10 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$31 (€25)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesFlixbus or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Munich to Hamburg cover the 381 miles (614 km) long trip taking on average 10 h 40 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $25 (€20), but the average price of bus tickets is $31 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.

Bus companies

FlixBus between Munich and Hamburg

You can travel by bus between Munich and Hamburg with FlixBus for as low as $25 (€20). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between Munich and Hamburg.

Omio helps you find the perfect Munich - Hamburg bus with FlixBus. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest bus from Munich to Hamburg, Omio shows you FlixBus’s current bus schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best bus ticket for your upcoming Munich to Hamburg journey. You can expect to travel around 381 miles (614 km) from Munich to Hamburg on a bus with FlixBus. Once you are ready, buy your one-way FlixBus tickets between Munich and Hamburg starting as low as $25 (€20) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by bus instead of purchasing tickets at the bus station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with FlixBus!

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your FlixBus bus ticket between Munich and Hamburg:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Munich to Hamburg

Buses in Germany are an affordable way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering a variety of domestic and international routes. Daily buses from Munich to Hamburg are operated by Flixbus with a direct journey time usually lasting between 11 and 13 hours. There are around 6 departures a day, starting at about 8:00 a.m. and running until 11:00 p.m.

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Munich to Hamburg Bus Cost

Average prices for buses from Munich to Hamburg when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€36

1 Day in Advance

€54

1 Week in Advance

€46

2 Weeks in Advance

€28

1 Month in Advance

€28

3 Months in Advance

€26

Munich to Hamburg Buses: General Information

While buses are slower than trains, they can be significantly cheaper. Travelers should book Munich to Hamburg buses as far in advance as possible in order to find the best deal.

  • autobus Most Munich to Hamburg buses are run by Flixbus.
  • autobus Most buses involve a transfer, depart from either München Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof (ZOB) and arrive at Hamburg ZOB.
  • autobus The Munich to Hamburg bus trip takes as little as 10 hours and 45 minutes to arrive in Hamburg.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Munich to Hamburg bus ticket 1 day in advance of the travel date.

Taking the Bus from Munich

Buses from Munich to Hamburg depart from either the new central bus station, Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof or ZOB, at Hackerbrücke, or from Frottmaning bus station. This is linked to Central Station by U-Bahn services and from there the city center is within walking distance. Munich has an efficient transport network of U and S-Bahn trains, buses, and trams, with night buses running throughout the week. There are taxi ranks at both bus stations.

Getting into Hamburg by Bus

Although Hamburg, located on the River Elbe, is 100 km from the North Sea it is Germany's biggest port. Hamburg is a cosmopolitan city, with much of its life being based around the harbor area. Attractions in the town include Hamburg's impressive Neo-Renaissance City Hall, or Rathaus, with its high tower, the International Maritime Museum Hamburg and the Miniature Wonderland. This model city layout is the largest in the world and features a fully working transport network, that includes planes arriving and taking off. The city also has two artificial lakes, large enough for sailing boats. Buses from Munich to Hamburg arrive at Hamburg's ZOB or central bus station, located near the main railway station and close to the city center. Hamburg's well-developed transport network is made up of six S-Bahn and four U-Bahn lines and a 24-hour bus service. A taxi rank is also located at Hamburg central station.

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FAQs
How much does a cheap bus from Munich to Hamburg cost?
Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets between Munich and Hamburg for as low as $25 (€20)  for the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a bus to Hamburg from Munich?
The Munich to Hamburg bus ticket price is on average $31 (€25)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How many miles is it from Munich to Hamburg by bus?
The distance between Munich and Hamburg by bus is approximately 381 miles (614 km).
How long is the bus ride to Hamburg from Munich?
The Munich to Hamburg bus duration is on average 10 h 40 min, which is to be expected when traveling 381 miles (614 km) to Hamburg from Munich. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What station does the bus from Munich to Hamburg depart from? Which Hamburg bus station do I come into from Munich?

There are a few bus stations in Munich to start your route from including München, ZOB, Munich, Goeppert Mayer Straße/ Frottmain and Munich, Hauptbahnhof Nord. In Hamburg you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf, Hamburg and Hamburg, Bahnsteig Gleis 13 + 14.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from München Hbf   and arrive in Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.

Where is the Munich bus station located? Where is the Hamburg bus station located?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called München Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Munich.

The most popular arrival bus station, Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center of Hamburg.

Which bus companies can take me from Munich to Hamburg?
If you're looking for buses from Munich to Hamburg, you can rely on Flixbus or BlaBlaCar to get you to Hamburg. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the Munich to Hamburg journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
What time is the earliest bus from Munich to Hamburg? What time is the last bus from Munich to Hamburg?
The first Munich to Hamburg bus departs at 5: 50 AM   and the last bus from Munich to Hamburg leaves at 9: 04 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Munich to Hamburg on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I book a bus ticket from Munich to Hamburg to get the best deals?
You can find buses to Hamburg from Munich to cost on average $31 (€25) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Munich to Hamburg bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Munich
Hamburg
München ZOB Hackerbrücke
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