How to travel from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg

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Travel Information to Hamburg from Gelsenkirchen

distanceDistance187 miles (301 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$10 - $21
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $10 (€9) • 10 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $21 (€18) • 2 h 57 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 187 miles (301 km) to Hamburg from Gelsenkirchen. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 57 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $10 (€9). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg.

Travel Tips: Travel from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg

Travel Tips: 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 Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg.

There are 4 ways to travel from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Hamburg from Gelsenkirchen is by taking a bus, which costs on average $10 (€9).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Hamburg:

A bus is $8 (€7) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg costing on average $19 (€16).

Taking a bus is about $10 (€9) less than taking a train, which costs on average $21 (€18) for this journey.

The fastest way from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 57 min.

There are alternative travel options to Hamburg that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 10 h 50 min.

In comparison, getting to Hamburg by flight can take on average 0 h 0 min.

The distance from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg is approximately 187 miles (301 km).

The average frequency per day from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg is:

  • 2 buses per day.
  • 5 trains per day.

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

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

  • Buses from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg most often leave from Gelsenkirchen, Hiberniastraße and arrive in Hamburg, Bahnsteig Gleis 13 + 14.
  • Trains mostly leave from Gelsenkirchen Hbf and tend to arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg:

  • You can take a train from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $21 (€18) with Deutsche Bahn from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg.
Omio customers who travel from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Copenhagen or Munich. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Hamburg and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $10 (€9) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $19 (€16) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $21 (€18) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Gelsenkirchen 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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