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from Flensburg to Hamburg

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Travel Information between Flensburg and Hamburg

distanceDistance86 miles (139 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$11 - $22
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $11 (€9) • 2 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $22 (€18) • 1 h 53 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 86 miles (139 km) to Hamburg from Flensburg. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 53 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $11 (€9). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Flensburg to Hamburg.

Travel Tips: Travel from Flensburg to Hamburg

Travel to Hamburg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Flensburg to Hamburg.

How do I reach Hamburg from Flensburg?

There are 2 ways to travel between Flensburg and Hamburg including taking a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Flensburg to Hamburg?

The cheapest way to travel between Flensburg and Hamburg is by taking a bus with an average price of $11 (€9).

This is compared to other travel options to Hamburg:

A bus is generally $11 (€9) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $22 (€18) from Flensburg to Hamburg.

What is the fastest way to get from Flensburg to Hamburg?

The quickest way to travel to Hamburg from Flensburg is by train, which takes on average 1 h 53 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 2 h 25 min   on average.

What is the distance between Flensburg and Hamburg?

The Flensburg to Hamburg distance is around 86 miles (139 km).

How many services a day are there from Flensburg to Hamburg?

The average frequency per day from Flensburg to Hamburg is:

  • Around 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Flensburg to Hamburg as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling to Hamburg from Flensburg, where do I depart from Flensburg and where do I arrive in Hamburg?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Flensburg to Hamburg:

  • Buses mostly leave from Flensburg, Bahnhof and tend to arrive in Hamburg Hbf.
  • Trains from Flensburg to Hamburg most often leave from Flensburg and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Which travel companies can get me from Flensburg to Hamburg?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Flensburg to Hamburg, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Hamburg. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Flensburg to Hamburg tickets on Omio for $11 (€9).
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Hamburg by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Flensburg to Hamburg for $22 (€18).

Can I find a direct route between Flensburg and Hamburg?

Yes, there are direct services available from Flensburg to Hamburg with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct train with Deutsche Bahn with 12 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Hamburg as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Hamburg from Flensburg.

Where should I go next after I travel from Flensburg to Hamburg?

Many of our customers traveling from Flensburg to Hamburg don't make Hamburg their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Hamburg are Berlin, Copenhagen or Amsterdam, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Hamburg to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I book Flensburg to Hamburg tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Flensburg to Hamburg, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $11 (€9) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $22 (€18) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Flensburg to Hamburg tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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