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from Munich to Hamburg

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

Our recommendation

To get from Munich to Hamburg on Sep 22 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:50PMMunich Hbf9h39 08:29AMHamburg Hbf
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$1371One-way
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10:50PMMunich Hbf9h39 08:29AMHamburg Hbf
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$1371One-way
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10:50PMMunich Hbf9h54 08:44AMHamburg Landwehr
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$1371One-way
08:25AMMunich Airport1h25 09:50AMHamburg Airport
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$2551One-way
08:35AMMunich Airport6h50 03:25PMHamburg Airport
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$2051One-way

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Wed
Sep 22
$74Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$205Eurowings
Thu
Sep 23
$55Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$168Eurowings
Fri
Sep 24
$43FlixTrain
$31Flixbus
$168Eurowings
Sat
Sep 25
$45Deutsche Bahn
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$206Lufthansa
Sun
Sep 26
$22Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$184Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 27
$12FlixTrain
$34Flixbus
$184Lufthansa
Tue
Sep 28
$22Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$168Eurowings
Wed
Sep 29
$22Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$168Eurowings
Thu
Sep 30
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$168Eurowings
Fri
Oct 1
$27FlixTrain
$25Flixbus
$163Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 2
$35Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$154Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 3
$65Deutsche Bahn
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$87Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 4
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$106Eurowings
Tue
Oct 5
$22Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$131Eurowings
Wed
Oct 6
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$106Eurowings
Thu
Oct 7
$30Deutsche Bahn
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$131Eurowings
Fri
Oct 8
$65Deutsche Bahn
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$106Eurowings
Sat
Oct 9
$45Deutsche Bahn
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$154Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 10
$65Deutsche Bahn
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$154Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 11
$30Deutsche Bahn
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$131Eurowings

Travel Information to Hamburg from Munich

distanceDistance381 miles (614 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $256
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $19 (€15) • 10 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $256 (€204) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurowings, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 381 miles (614 km) by flight, bus or train between Munich and Hamburg. 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 bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $19 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Eurowings, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Munich to Hamburg.

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How to get from Munich to Hamburg

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Munich to Hamburg, 91,40% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Munich to Hamburg and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
What are the ways to get from Munich to Hamburg?

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

What is the cheapest way from Munich to Hamburg?

The cheapest way to go to Hamburg from Munich is by taking a bus, which costs on average $19 (€15).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Hamburg:

A bus is $237 (€189) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Munich to Hamburg costing on average $256 (€204).

Taking a bus is about $36 (€29) less than taking a train, which costs on average $55 (€44) for this journey.

What is the fastest way from Munich to Hamburg?

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

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 10 h 40 min.

In comparison, getting to Hamburg by train can take on average 5 h 43 min.

What is the distance from Munich to Hamburg?

The distance from Munich to Hamburg is approximately 381 miles (614 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Munich to Hamburg?

The average frequency per day from Munich to Hamburg is:

  • 17 trains per day.

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

When traveling between Munich and Hamburg, what are the departure and arrival points in Munich and Hamburg?

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

  • Flights from Munich to Hamburg most often leave from Munich Airport and arrive in Hamburg Airport.
  • Buses mostly leave from München, ZOB and tend to arrive in Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.
  • Trains mostly depart from München Hbf and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.
Which travel companies can take me from Munich to Hamburg?

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

  • You can go to Hamburg from Munich by plane with Eurowings. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $256 (€204) with Eurowings from Munich to Hamburg on Omio.
  • You can travel between Munich and Hamburg by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $19 (€15) with Flixbus from Munich to Hamburg.
  • You can travel to Hamburg from Munich by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $55 (€44) with Deutsche Bahn from Munich to Hamburg.
Is it possible to travel directly from Munich to Hamburg?

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

  • You can find 17 direct trains per day to Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn.

Direct services to Hamburg 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 journey.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Munich to Hamburg?
Looking to extend your trip from Munich to Hamburg? Many Omio customers who go from Munich to Hamburg usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Copenhagen or Amsterdam. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Copenhagen or Amsterdam from Hamburg, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I book tickets to Hamburg from Munich online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Munich to Hamburg, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket costs $256 (€204) one way on average for this route.
  • A bus ticket costs $19 (€15) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $55 (€44) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Munich to Hamburg tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Munich
Hamburg
München ZOB Hackerbrücke
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München Hbf
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines U1, U2, U4, U5, U7, U8<br>Bus lines 58<br>Tram lines 16, 17, 20, 21, 22
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
München Ost
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