How to travel from Heilbronn to Hamburg

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Travel Information between Heilbronn and Hamburg

distanceDistance308 miles (496 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$27 - $111
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $27 (€24) • 10 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $111 (€100) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 308 miles (496 km) to Hamburg from Heilbronn. 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 $27 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Heilbronn to Hamburg.

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

The cheapest way to get from Heilbronn to Hamburg is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $27 (€24) compared to other travel options to Hamburg:

A bus is $85 (€76) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Heilbronn to Hamburg costing on average $111 (€100).

Taking a bus is about $6 (€6) less than taking a train, which costs on average $33 (€30) for this route.

The fastest way from Heilbronn to Hamburg is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 10 h 15 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 6 min   of travel time.

The distance is approximately 308 miles (496 km) from Heilbronn to Hamburg.

The average frequency per day from Heilbronn to Hamburg is:

  • Around 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Heilbronn and 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 Heilbronn to Hamburg:

  • Buses most often depart from Heilbronn at Heilbronn, Hbf (Central station) and arrive in Hamburg at Hamburg, Bahnsteig Gleis 13 + 14.
  • Trains from Heilbronn to Hamburg most often leave from Heilbronn Hbf and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

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

  • You can travel by bus from Heilbronn to Hamburg with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Heilbronn to Hamburg tickets for $27 (€24) on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane between Heilbronn and Hamburg with Eurowings, and you can find Eurowings Heilbronn to Hamburg tickets for $111 (€100) on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Heilbronn to Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Heilbronn to Hamburg tickets for $33 (€30) on Omio.

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

  • You can find around 12 direct trains per day and travel with.

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

Many of our customers who book a trip from Heilbronn to Hamburg often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Copenhagen or Amsterdam. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Heilbronn and Hamburg itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Hamburg and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $27 (€24) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $111 (€100) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $33 (€30) one way.

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

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