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from Hamburg to Erlangen

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Travel Information between Hamburg and Erlangen

distanceDistance277 miles (447 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $81
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $24 (€19) • 7 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $81 (€65) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurowings, Flixbus or FlixTrain

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 277 miles (447 km) to Erlangen from Hamburg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Eurowings, Flixbus or FlixTrain among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Hamburg to Erlangen.

Travel Tips

Travel from Hamburg to Erlangen
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.
How do I reach Erlangen from Hamburg?

There are 3 ways to travel to Erlangen from Hamburg including taking a flight, bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to go to Erlangen from Hamburg is by taking a bus, which costs on average $24 (€19).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Erlangen:

A bus is generally $58 (€46) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $81 (€65) from Hamburg to Erlangen.

Taking a bus is usually $1 (€1) less than taking a train to Erlangen, which costs on average $25 (€20) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Hamburg to Erlangen?

The fastest way from Hamburg to Erlangen is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

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

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

In comparison, getting to Erlangen by train can take on average 4 h 57 min.

How many miles from Hamburg to Erlangen would I travel?

Erlangen is approximately 277 miles (447 km) away from Hamburg.

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

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

  • Buses most often depart from Hamburg at Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf and arrive in Erlangen at Erlangen (Bahnhof).
  • Trains mostly leave from Hamburg Hbf and tend to arrive in Erlangen.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Hamburg to Erlangen?

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

  • You can go to Erlangen from Hamburg by plane with Eurowings. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $81 (€65) with Eurowings from Hamburg to Erlangen on Omio.
  • You can go to Erlangen from Hamburg by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $24 (€19) with Flixbus from Hamburg to Erlangen on Omio.
  • You can go to Erlangen from Hamburg by train with FlixTrain. You'll see cheap train tickets for $25 (€20) with FlixTrain from Hamburg to Erlangen on Omio.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Hamburg to Erlangen?
Omio customers who travel from Hamburg to Erlangen often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Munich or Frankfurt am Main. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Erlangen and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I purchase Hamburg to Erlangen tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average $81 (€65) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing $24 (€19) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $25 (€20) one way.

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


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.
Hamburg Hbf

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