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from Gothenburg to Hamburg

You can get from Gothenburg to Hamburg by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Gothenburg to Hamburg on Oct 24 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:40PMGothenburg Centralstation13h35 10:15AMHamburg Hbf
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$741One-way
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08:40PMGothenburg Centralstation13h35 10:15AMHamburg Hbf
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$741One-way
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12:40PMGothenburg Centralstation9h36 10:16PMHamburg Hbf
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$1111One-way
02:40PMGothenburg Centralstation9h45 12:25AMHamburg Hbf
4 changes
$1111One-way
07:40PMGothenburg Centralstation12h35 08:15AMHamburg Hbf
3 changes
$991One-way

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Sat
Oct 23
$74Deutsche Bahn
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$298Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Oct 24
$74Deutsche Bahn
$80Flixbus
$298Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Oct 25
$74Deutsche Bahn
$47Flixbus
$248Air Dolomiti
Tue
Oct 26
$74Deutsche Bahn
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$133Eurowings
Wed
Oct 27
$74Deutsche Bahn
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$298Air Dolomiti
Thu
Oct 28
$74Deutsche Bahn
$72Flixbus
$261Cityjet
Fri
Oct 29
$74Deutsche Bahn
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$295Sas Airways
Sat
Oct 30
$74Deutsche Bahn
$47Flixbus
$162Sas Airways
Sun
Oct 31
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$247Lufthansa
Mon
Nov 1
$74Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
Nov 2
$74Deutsche Bahn
$47Flixbus
$178Brussels Airlines
Wed
Nov 3
$74Deutsche Bahn
$69Flixbus
$178Lufthansa
Thu
Nov 4
$74Deutsche Bahn
$65Flixbus
$155Sas Airways
Fri
Nov 5
$74Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$178Brussels Airlines
Sat
Nov 6
$74Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$147Lufthansa
Sun
Nov 7
$74Deutsche Bahn
$47Flixbus
$133Cityjet
Mon
Nov 8
$74Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$178Brussels Airlines
Tue
Nov 9
$74Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$148Brussels Airlines
Wed
Nov 10
$74Deutsche Bahn
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$178Brussels Airlines
Thu
Nov 11
$74Deutsche Bahn
$52Flixbus
$149Brussels Airlines
Fri
Nov 12
$74Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$148Lufthansa

Travel Information to Hamburg from Gothenburg

distanceDistance295 miles (475 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$55 - $222
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $55 (€45) • 10 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $222 (€181) • 3 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 295 miles (475 km) by bus, flight or train to Hamburg from Gothenburg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $55 (€45). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Gothenburg to Hamburg.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Hamburg, Germany from Gothenburg, Sweden?

Travel from Gothenburg, Sweden to Hamburg, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Hamburg from Gothenburg restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Hamburg, Germany from Gothenburg?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 10/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Hamburg from Gothenburg closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Gothenburg, Sweden from Hamburg, Germany?

The current restriction level for returning to Gothenburg, Sweden from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Gothenburg, Sweden from Hamburg, Germany?

Reentering Sweden is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Gothenburg from Hamburg?

  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

Which rules do I need to follow in Gothenburg, Sweden regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Sweden must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 10/11/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Gothenburg from Hamburg here.

How do I get from Gothenburg to Hamburg?

There are 3 ways to get from Gothenburg to Hamburg: bus, flight or train.

How do I get from Gothenburg to Hamburg the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel to Hamburg from Gothenburg is by taking a bus with an average price of $55 (€45).

This is compared to other travel options to Hamburg:

A bus is generally $167 (€136) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $222 (€181) from Gothenburg to Hamburg.

Taking a bus is usually $18 (€15) less than taking a train to Hamburg, which costs on average $73 (€60) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Gothenburg to Hamburg?

The fastest way from Gothenburg to Hamburg is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 50 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 35 min.

In comparison, getting to Hamburg by train can take on average 9 h 22 min.

How far is Hamburg from Gothenburg?

The Gothenburg to Hamburg distance is around 295 miles (475 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Gothenburg to Hamburg is:

  • 3 trains a day.

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

Where do I depart from Gothenburg? Where do I arrive in Hamburg?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Gothenburg to Hamburg:

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Gothenburg to Hamburg depart from Gothenburg, Operan to Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.
  • Most travelers catch their flight from Göteborg-Landvetter Flygplats and arrive in Hamburg Airport.
  • Most travelers board their train from Göteborg, Centralstation and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.
Which travel companies can get me from Gothenburg to Hamburg?

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

  • You can go to Hamburg from Gothenburg by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $55 (€45) with Flixbus from Gothenburg to Hamburg on Omio.
  • You can travel to Hamburg from Gothenburg by flight with Lufthansa. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $222 (€181) with Lufthansa from Gothenburg to Hamburg.
  • You can go to Hamburg from Gothenburg by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $73 (€60) with Deutsche Bahn from Gothenburg to Hamburg on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Gothenburg to Hamburg?

Yes, there are direct routes from Gothenburg to Hamburg with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 3 direct trains per day to Hamburg with.

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

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Gothenburg to Hamburg?
Omio customers who travel from Gothenburg to Hamburg often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Copenhagen or Amsterdam. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Hamburg and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I buy a ticket from Gothenburg to Hamburg online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $55 (€45) one way for this trip.
  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $222 (€181) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $73 (€60) one way for this journey.

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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey