How to travel from Hamburg to Hanau

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from Hamburg to Hanau

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

Our recommendation

To get from Hamburg to Hanau on May 29 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:15AMHamburg Hbf4h31 09:46AMHanau Hbf
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08:50PMHamburg Hbf8h09 04:59AMHanau Hbf
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08:24PMHamburg Hbf4h02 12:26AMHanau Hbf
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08:29AMHamburg Hbf4h32 01:01PMHanau Hbf
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05:54AMHamburg Hbf4h13 10:07AMHanau Hbf
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Travel Information to Hanau from Hamburg

distanceDistance242 miles (390 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$20 - $61
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $20 (€18) • 4 h 13 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $61 (€55) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 242 miles (390 km) from Hamburg to Hanau. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $20 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Hamburg to Hanau.

Travel Tips: Travel from Hamburg to Hanau

Travel to Hanau 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 Hanau.

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Hamburg and Hanau. You can take a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Hamburg and Hanau is by taking a train with an average price of $20 (€18).

This is compared to other travel options to Hanau:

A train is $18 (€16) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Hamburg to Hanau costing on average $38 (€34).

A train is $41 (€37) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Hamburg to Hanau costing on average $61 (€55).

The fastest way from Hamburg to Hanau is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 9 h 40 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 4 h 13 min.

The distance is approximately 242 miles (390 km) from Hamburg to Hanau.

The average frequency per day from Hamburg to Hanau is:

  • Around 12 trains per day.

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

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

  • Buses most often depart from Hamburg at Hamburg, Bahnsteig Gleis 13 + 14 and arrive in Hanau at Hanau, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Trains from Hamburg to Hanau most often leave from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Hanau Hbf.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Hamburg to Hanau, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Hanau by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Hamburg to Hanau for $38 (€34) on Omio.
  • Travel with Eurowings to go to Hanau by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Eurowings Hamburg to Hanau tickets on Omio for $61 (€55).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Hanau by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Hanau for $20 (€18) on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from Hamburg to Hanau with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct flight with Lufthansa, Eurowings or Air Baltic.

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

Looking to extend your trip from Hamburg to Hanau? Many Omio customers who go from Hamburg to Hanau 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 Hanau, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $38 (€34) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost $61 (€55) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $20 (€18) one way on average.

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

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