How to travel from Paderborn to Hamburg

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Travel Information between Paderborn and Hamburg

distanceDistance138 miles (223 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$15 - $25
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $15 (€13) • 5 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $25 (€22) • 2 h 52 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 138 miles (223 km) by bus or train to Hamburg from Paderborn. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are BlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Paderborn to Hamburg.

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from Paderborn to Hamburg

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

Our recommendation

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

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Deutsche Bahn

All travel companies: Train and Bus from Paderborn to Hamburg

Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus will get you between Paderborn and Hamburg at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of travel services in Germany, making on average 40,000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your travel from Paderborn to Hamburg. DB uses different types of travel such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain travel.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

      FAQs: Travel from Paderborn to Hamburg

      FAQs: Travel to Hamburg 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 Paderborn to Hamburg.

      You can get between Paderborn and Hamburg 2 different ways: bus or train.

      The cheapest way to get from Paderborn to Hamburg is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $15 (€13) compared to other travel options to Hamburg:

      Taking a bus costs $10 (€9) less than taking a train, which costs on average $25 (€22) for the same trip.

      The quickest way to travel from Paderborn to Hamburg is by train, which takes on average 2 h 52 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Taking a bus requires on average 5 h 15 min of travel time.

      You should expect to travel around 138 miles (223 km) between Paderborn and Hamburg.

      The average frequency per day from Paderborn to Hamburg is:

      • 1 bus per day.

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

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

      • Most travelers catch their bus from Paderborn, Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Hamburg, Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof.
      • Most travelers board their train from Paderborn Hbf and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

      The following travel companies offer services from Paderborn to Hamburg:

      • BlaBlaCar, FlixBus or Infobus can get you to Hamburg by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with FlixBus from Paderborn to Hamburg for $15 (€13) on Omio.
      • Deutsche Bahn or Metronom can get you to Hamburg by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Paderborn to Hamburg for $25 (€22) on Omio.

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

      • Direct bus available with FlixBus 1 direct bus per day.

      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 between Paderborn and Hamburg.

      Omio customers who travel from Paderborn to Hamburg often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Copenhagen, Paris, Amsterdam or Stockholm. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Hamburg and these popular destinations at a great price.

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