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Cheapest trips from Berlin to Hamburg

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Today
19 trains from $35
Tomorrow
28 trains from $23
Fri, Jul 26
28 trains from $23
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Prices for trains, buses and flights

Train
Bus
Flight
Wed
Jul 24
$35Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
$94Germanwings
Thu
Jul 25
$23Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
$94Germanwings
Fri
Jul 26
$23Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
$105Germanwings
Sat
Jul 27
$23Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
$281Eurowings
Sun
Jul 28
$23Deutsche Bahn
$14Flixbus
$281Germanwings
Mon
Jul 29
$23Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
$94Eurowings
Tue
Jul 30
$35Deutsche Bahn
$9Flixbus
$94Eurowings
Wed
Jul 31
$23Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
$94Germanwings
Thu
Aug 1
$23Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
$94Germanwings
Fri
Aug 2
$23Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
$94Eurowings
Sat
Aug 3
$23Deutsche Bahn
$9Flixbus
$169KLM
Sun
Aug 4
$23Deutsche Bahn
$9Flixbus
$245Lufthansa
Mon
Aug 5
$23Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
$94Eurowings
Tue
Aug 6
$23Deutsche Bahn
$9Flixbus
$94Germanwings
Wed
Aug 7
$23Deutsche Bahn
$9Flixbus
$94Germanwings
Thu
Aug 8
$23Deutsche Bahn
$9Flixbus
$94Germanwings
Fri
Aug 9
$23Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
$94Germanwings
Sat
Aug 10
$23Deutsche Bahn
$6Flixbus
$94Germanwings
Sun
Aug 11
$23Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
$94Germanwings
Mon
Aug 12
$23Deutsche Bahn
$9Flixbus
$94Germanwings
Tue
Aug 13
$23Deutsche Bahn
$6Flixbus
$94Germanwings

How to Travel from Berlin to Hamburg

Berlin and Hamburg are just 288 km apart. This makes it an easy and convenient day trip by either bus or high-speed train for travellers in Germany. Traveling by air takes about twice as long due to stopovers, and is also a more expensive option than opting for a bus or train journey.

Trains from Berlin to Hamburg | Buses from Berlin to Hamburg | Return trips from Hamburg to Berlin

Berlin to Hamburg Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€14

3:00 h

2 Weeks Ahead

trains

€29

1:42 h

1 Day Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Berlin to Hamburg?

Cheapest way to travel from Berlin to Hamburg


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Berlin to Hamburg. Buses traveling from Berlin to Hamburg depart from either Berlin's ZOB or U-Bahnhof Alt-Tegel and take at least 3 hours to arrive at Hamburg ZOB (central bus station). Over 60 buses travel from Berlin to Hamburg everyday with buses beginning to depart Berlin at 12:10 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Berlin to Hamburg include Flixbus, RegioJet, and Polskibus. Flixbus is the company with the most departures per day.


Fastest way to travel from Berlin to Hamburg


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Taking the train is the fastest way to travel from Berlin to Hamburg. Trains depart from either Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Ostbahnhof, or Zoologischer Garten and take as little as 1:42 h arrive at Hamburg Hauptbahnhof. All trains that travel from Berlin to Hamburg are operated by Deutsche Bahn. Trains travel from Berlin to Hamburg from approximately 80 times per day with the earliest departing Berlin at 12:30 a.m.


Most popular way to travel from Berlin to Hamburg


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Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Berlin to Hamburg. Taking the train is over an hour faster than taking the bus. The train also allows you to travel directly between Hamburg and Berlin's city centers. Traveling from Berlin to Hamburg by bus is also a popular option if you're looking to travel from Berlin to Hamburg for the least amount of money. Berlin and Hamburg are located too close together to make flying a convenient way to travel.


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Best fares from Berlin to Hamburg

This Weekend
This month
Next Month
Fri, Jul 26
Bus
Flixbus
18:453h 15m22:00
BerlinHamburg
Fri, Jul 26
Train
Deutsche Bahn
06:023h 2m09:04
BerlinHamburg
Fri, Jul 26
Flight
Germanwings
12:205h 50m18:10
BerlinHamburg
Fastest Way to Travel from Berlin to Hamburg
Tue, Aug 20
Train
Deutsche Bahn
12:381h 43m14:21
BerlinHamburg
Fri, Aug 30
Train
Deutsche Bahn
18:381h 43m20:21
BerlinHamburg
Tue, Aug 13
Train
Deutsche Bahn
17:401h 44m19:24
BerlinHamburg
Return Journeys from Hamburg to Berlin
Fri, Jul 26
Bus
Flixbus
17:453h 15m21:00
HamburgBerlin
Fri, Jul 26
Train
Deutsche Bahn
04:582h 43m07:41
HamburgBerlin
Fri, Jul 26
Flight
Eurowings
15:052h 55m18:00
HamburgBerlin

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Berlin
Hamburg
BusBerlin, ZOB am Funkturm

Amenities

FlightBerlin Schönefeld

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Power Outlet
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FlightBerlin-Tegel

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