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from Hamburg to Mainz

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

Our recommendation

To get from Hamburg to Mainz on Oct 17 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:05PMHamburg Airport1h00 08:05PMCologne/Bonn Airport
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$2521One-way
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07:05PMHamburg Airport1h00 08:05PMCologne/Bonn Airport
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$2521One-way
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08:00AMHamburg Airport1h10 09:10AMFrankfurt am Main Airport
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$2551One-way
09:05AMHamburg Airport1h10 10:15AMFrankfurt am Main Airport
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$3011One-way
10:00AMHamburg Airport1h10 11:10AMFrankfurt am Main Airport
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$3061One-way

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Sun
Oct 17
$49Deutsche Bahn
$68Flixbus
$252Tuifly
Mon
Oct 18
$29Deutsche Bahn
$55Flixbus
$129Eurowings
Tue
Oct 19
$29Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$105Eurowings
Wed
Oct 20
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$105Eurowings
Thu
Oct 21
$22Deutsche Bahn
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$166Eurowings
Fri
Oct 22
$22Deutsche Bahn
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$154Eurowings
Sat
Oct 23
$37Deutsche Bahn
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$144Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 24
$34Deutsche Bahn
$59Flixbus
$144Lufthansa
Tue
Oct 26
$22Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$53Eurowings
Wed
Oct 27
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$141Eurowings
Fri
Oct 29
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$68Eurowings

Travel Information between Hamburg and Mainz

distanceDistance258 miles (416 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$29 - $202
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $29 (€24) • 4 h 34 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $202 (€165) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesEurowings Europe, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 258 miles (416 km) from Hamburg to Mainz. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $29 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Eurowings Europe, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Hamburg to Mainz.

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FAQs
How do I go from Hamburg to Mainz?

There are 3 ways that you can travel to Mainz from Hamburg. You can take a flight, bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to go to Mainz from Hamburg is by taking a train, which costs on average $29 (€24).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Mainz:

Taking a train is usually $173 (€141) less than taking a flight to Mainz, which costs on average $202 (€165) for the same trip.

Taking a train is about $6 (€5) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $35 (€29) for this trip.

What is the fastest way to travel between Hamburg and Mainz?

The fastest way to get to Mainz from Hamburg is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.

Other travel options to Mainz can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Mainz by bus can take on average 13 h 5 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 34 min   on average.

How many miles from Hamburg to Mainz would I travel?

The Hamburg to Mainz distance is around 258 miles (416 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Hamburg to Mainz is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Hamburg and in Mainz?

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf and arrive in Mainz, Hbf.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Hamburg to Mainz depart from Hamburg Hbf to Mainz Hbf.
Who can get me from Hamburg to Mainz?

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

  • You can take a flight from Hamburg to Mainz with Eurowings Europe. Cheap tickets can be found for $202 (€165) with Eurowings Europe from Hamburg to Mainz.
  • You can travel between Hamburg and Mainz by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $35 (€29) with Flixbus from Hamburg to Mainz.
  • You can travel by train from Hamburg to Mainz with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Hamburg to Mainz tickets for $29 (€24) on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly between Hamburg and Mainz?

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

  • You can travel directly by plane with Lufthansa, Lufthansa Cityline or Eurowings.
  • You can take a direct bus with BlaBlaCar.

Direct services to Mainz 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 Mainz?
Looking to extend your trip from Hamburg to Mainz? Many Omio customers who go from Hamburg to Mainz usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Cologne. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Cologne from Mainz, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I buy tickets from Hamburg to Mainz online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $202 (€165) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $35 (€29) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $29 (€24) one way.

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

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