How to travel from Hamburg to Ulm

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Travel Information between Hamburg and Ulm

distanceDistance357 miles (575 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$28 - $75
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $28 (€24) • 6 h 42 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $75 (€65) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Take a train, bus or flight to travel 357 miles (575 km) from Hamburg to Ulm. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are FlixBus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Hamburg to Ulm.

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from Hamburg to Ulm

How to get from Hamburg to Ulm by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

The best way to travel from Hamburg to Ulm is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Hamburg, Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof
08:15AMUlm, Eberhard-Finckh-Straße
0 transfers
Hamburg, Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof
04:40AMUlm, Eberhard-Finckh-Straße
1 transfer
Air Mercury
Hamburg Airport (HAM)
02:50PMStuttgart Airport (STR)
0 transfers
Other options
Deutsche Bahn
Hamburg Hbf
04:45PMUlm Hbf
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn
Hamburg Hbf
05:10PMUlm Hbf
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
Hamburg Hbf
03:10PMUlm Hbf
2 transfers
Hamburg, Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof
09:35PMUlm, Eberhard-Finckh-Straße
1 transfer
Hamburg Harburg
05:35AMUlm, Eberhard-Finckh-Straße
1 transfer
Hamburg, Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof
03:30AMUlm, Eberhard-Finckh-Straße
1 transfer
Hamburg Airport (HAM)
07:45AMStuttgart Airport (STR)
0 transfers
Lufthansa Cityline
Hamburg Airport (HAM)
10:30PMMunich Airport (MUC)
0 transfers
Air Mercury
Hamburg Airport (HAM)
08:00PMMunich Airport (MUC)
0 transfers

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Deutsche Bahn

All travel companies: Airlines, Train and Bus from Hamburg to Ulm

Travel on BlaBlaCar Bus, Deutsche Bahn and Eurowings travel between Hamburg and Ulm at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of travel services and makes on average about 40,000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of travel includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Hamburg to Ulm travel.

    BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French carpooling company, BlaBlaCar, is a travel company operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe. Founded in France, BlaBlaCar Bus provides connections to over 300 destinations. Standard amenities on the travel include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long travel journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. On select routes there is also free Wi-Fi available. BlaBlaCar Bus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags per person.

      Eurowings is Germany's leading low-cost airline and offers a choice of Smart, Best and BIZclass fares for your next travel between Hamburg and Ulm.

        FAQs: Travel from Hamburg to Ulm

        FAQs: Travel to Ulm 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 Ulm.

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

        The cheapest way to go to Ulm from Hamburg is by taking a train, which costs on average $28 (€24).

        This is compared to other ways of getting from Hamburg to Ulm:

        A train is $2 (€2) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Hamburg to Ulm costing on average $30 (€26).

        Taking a train costs $47 (€41) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $75 (€65) for the same trip.

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

        There are alternative travel options to Ulm that take longer:

        Bus takes 12 h 40 min on average.

        Getting to Ulm by train takes 6 h 42 min on average.

        The distance from Hamburg to Ulm is approximately 357 miles (575 km).

        The average frequency per day from Hamburg to Ulm is:

        • 1 bus per day.
        • 7 trains a day.

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

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

        • Most travelers board their bus from Hamburg, Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof and arrive in Ulm, ZOB.
        • Most travelers take a train from Hamburg Hbf to Ulm Hbf.

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

        • You can travel by bus to Ulm from Hamburg with FlixBus, BlaBlaCar or BlaBlaCar Bus, and you can find FlixBus Hamburg to Ulm tickets for $30 (€26) on Omio.
        • You can take a flight from Hamburg to Ulm with Eurowings, Lufthansa, Lufthansa Cityline (2) or Eurowings Europe. Cheap tickets can be found for $75 (€65) with Eurowings from Hamburg to Ulm.
        • You can travel from Hamburg to Ulm by train with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $28 (€24) with Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Ulm.

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

        • You can check for a direct bus to Ulm with FlixBus with 1 direct bus per day.
        • You can find 10 direct trains per day to Ulm with Deutsche Bahn.

        Direct services to Ulm 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 trip.

        Your trip from Hamburg to Ulm doesn't have to end in Ulm. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Munich, Stuttgart, Frankfurt am Main or Berlin. If you’d like to add Paris, Munich, Stuttgart, Frankfurt am Main or Berlin to your Hamburg to Ulm tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Ulm today!

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