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from Hamburg to Erfurt

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

Our recommendation

To get from Hamburg to Erfurt on Sep 27 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

04:55AMHamburg Hbf4h26 09:21AMErfurt Hbf
2 changes
$301One-way
Cheapest
04:55AMHamburg Hbf4h26 09:21AMErfurt Hbf
2 changes
$301One-way
Other options
02:20PMHamburg Hbf5h02 07:22PMErfurt Hbf
3 changes
$301One-way
03:20AMHamburg Hbf4h26 07:46AMErfurt Hbf
1 changes
$301One-way
07:01AMHamburg Hbf4h20 11:21AMErfurt Hbf
2 changes
$381One-way

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Sun
Sep 26
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
Sep 27
$30Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
Tue
Sep 28
$25FlixTrain
$32Flixbus
Wed
Sep 29
$19FlixTrain
$26Flixbus
Thu
Sep 30
$30Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
Oct 1
$30Deutsche Bahn
$40Flixbus
Sat
Oct 2
$30Deutsche Bahn
$38Flixbus
Sun
Oct 3
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$32Flixbus
Mon
Oct 4
$22Deutsche Bahn
$26Flixbus
Fri
Oct 8
$30Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
Sat
Oct 9
$25FlixTrain
$26Flixbus
Mon
Oct 11
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
Oct 13
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
Oct 14
$19FlixTrain
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Fri
Oct 15
$30Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
Sat
Oct 16
$30Deutsche Bahn with connection
$30Flixbus

Travel Information to Erfurt from Hamburg

distanceDistance184 miles (296 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$30 - $30
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $30 (€24) • 4 h 43 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $30 (€24) • 4 h 43 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 184 miles (296 km) from Hamburg to Erfurt. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 43 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $30 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Hamburg to Erfurt.

Travel Tips

Travel from Hamburg to Erfurt
Travel to Erfurt 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 Hamburg to Erfurt.
FAQs
What are the ways to get from Hamburg to Erfurt?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Erfurt from Hamburg. You can take a bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to travel from Hamburg to Erfurt is by taking a train with an average price of $30 (€24).

This is compared to other travel options to Erfurt:

A train is $1 (€1) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Hamburg to Erfurt costing on average $30 (€24).

What is the quickest way from Hamburg to Erfurt?

The fastest way from Hamburg to Erfurt is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 43 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 8 h 45 min.

How far is it from Hamburg to Erfurt?

The distance is approximately 184 miles (296 km) from Hamburg to Erfurt.

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

The average frequency per day from Hamburg to Erfurt is:

  • Around 10 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Buses from Hamburg to Erfurt most often leave from Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf and arrive in Erfurt Hbf.
  • Trains most often depart from Hamburg at Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Erfurt at Erfurt Hbf.
Which travel companies can get me from Hamburg to Erfurt?

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

  • You can travel by bus to Erfurt from Hamburg with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Hamburg to Erfurt tickets for $30 (€24) on Omio.
  • You can travel between Hamburg and Erfurt by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $30 (€24) with Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Erfurt.
Is there a direct service between Hamburg and Erfurt?

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

  • You'll find direct buses with BlaBlaCar.

Direct services to Erfurt 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 popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Hamburg to Erfurt?
Looking to extend your trip from Hamburg to Erfurt? Many Omio customers who go from Hamburg to Erfurt usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Munich. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Munich from Erfurt, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I buy a ticket from Hamburg to Erfurt online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Hamburg to Erfurt, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $30 (€24) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $30 (€24) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Hamburg to Erfurt online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Hamburg
Erfurt
Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.
Amenities
Hamburg Hbf
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Refreshments
Hamburg-Altona
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