How to travel from Hamburg to Erlangen

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Travel Information from Hamburg to Erlangen

distanceDistance277 miles (447 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$38 - $313
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $38 (€34) • 7 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $313 (€280) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 277 miles (447 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train between Hamburg and Erlangen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $38 (€34). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Hamburg to Erlangen.

Travel Tips: Travel from Hamburg to Erlangen

Travel Tips: Travel to Erlangen 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 Erlangen.

There are 4 ways to get from Hamburg to Erlangen: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Erlangen is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $38 (€34) compared to other travel options to Erlangen:

A bus is $275 (€246) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Hamburg to Erlangen costing on average $313 (€280).

Taking a bus is about $39 (€35) less than taking a train, which costs on average $77 (€69) for this journey.

The quickest way to travel to Erlangen from Hamburg is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 7 h 45 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 59 min   on average.

The distance is approximately 277 miles (447 km) from Hamburg to Erlangen.

The average frequency per day from Hamburg to Erlangen is:

  • 1 bus a day.
  • Around 20 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Erlangen from Hamburg 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 when traveling from Hamburg to Erlangen:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Hamburg, Bahnsteig Gleis 13 + 14 to Erlangen, Busbahnhof.
  • Most travelers board their train from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Erlangen.

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

  • You can take a bus from Hamburg to Erlangen with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $38 (€34) with Flixbus from Hamburg to Erlangen.
  • You can travel by plane from Hamburg to Erlangen with Eurowings, and you can find Eurowings Hamburg to Erlangen tickets for $313 (€280) on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Hamburg to Erlangen with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $77 (€69) with Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Erlangen.
Your trip from Hamburg to Erlangen doesn't have to end in Erlangen. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Munich or Frankfurt am Main. If you’d like to add Berlin, Munich or Frankfurt am Main to your Hamburg to Erlangen tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Erlangen today!

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

  • A bus ticket costs $38 (€34) one way on average for this journey.
  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $313 (€280) one way on average.
  • A train ticket costs $77 (€69) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Hamburg to Erlangen 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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