You can get from Rotterdam to Hamburg by train, bus or flight.
To get from Rotterdam to Hamburg on Jun 11 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||257 miles (415 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$40 - $60|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $40 (€35) • 8 h 35 min|
|Fastest mode||Bus • $40 (€35) • 8 h 35 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn|
Take a bus or train to travel 257 miles (415 km) between Rotterdam and Hamburg. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 8 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $40 (€35). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Rotterdam to Hamburg.
Travel from Rotterdam, Netherlands to Hamburg, Germany is: Unrestricted.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.
The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 5/25/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Rotterdam and Hamburg closer to your planned date of departure here.
Return travel to Rotterdam, Netherlands from Germany is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Requirements for reentering Netherlands:
All travelers must abide by the following measures in Netherlands to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Rotterdam, Netherlands was last verified on 5/17/23. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to your planned date of travel to Rotterdam from Hamburg.
There are 2 travel options from Rotterdam to Hamburg: bus or train.
The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Hamburg is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $40 (€35) compared to other travel options to Hamburg:
Taking a bus is usually $19 (€17) less than taking a train to Hamburg, which costs on average $60 (€52) for the same trip.
The quickest way to travel between Rotterdam and Hamburg is by bus, which takes on average 8 h 35 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 10 h 40 min of travel time.
You should expect to travel around 257 miles (415 km) between Rotterdam and Hamburg.
The average frequency per day from Rotterdam to Hamburg is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Rotterdam 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 from Rotterdam to Hamburg:
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