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from Vienna to Hamburg

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

Our recommendation

To get from Vienna to Hamburg on Jan 30 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)8h39 05:54PMHamburg Hbf
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02:30AMVienna20h00 10:30PMHamburg
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07:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h28 06:43AMHamburg Hbf
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01:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)8h39 09:54PMHamburg Hbf
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10:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)8h38 06:53PMHamburg Hbf
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Jan 30
$71Deutsche Bahn
$264Brussels Airlines
Jan 31
$45Deutsche Bahn
$331Eurowings Europe
Feb 1
$47Deutsche Bahn
$225Eurowings Europe
Feb 2
$77ÖBB | ICE
$136Air Baltic
Feb 3
$47Deutsche Bahn
$130Eurowings Europe
Feb 4
$45Deutsche Bahn
$160Eurowings Europe
Feb 5
$59Deutsche Bahn
Feb 6
$45Deutsche Bahn
$206Brussels Airlines
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$45Deutsche Bahn
$160Eurowings Europe
Feb 8
$45Deutsche Bahn
$189Eurowings Europe
Feb 9
$45Deutsche Bahn
$124Air Baltic
Feb 10
$45Deutsche Bahn
$100Eurowings Europe
Feb 11
$45Deutsche Bahn
$165Eurowings Europe
Feb 12
$45Deutsche Bahn
Feb 13
$47Deutsche Bahn
$140Brussels Airlines
Feb 14
$45Deutsche Bahn
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$165Eurowings Europe
Feb 15
$45Deutsche Bahn
$162Austrian Airlines
Feb 16
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Travel Information to Hamburg from Vienna

distanceDistance461 miles (744 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$46 - $91
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $46 (€38) • 8 h 39 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $91 (€75) • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 461 miles (744 km) to Hamburg from Vienna. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $46 (€38). 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 Vienna to Hamburg.

How to get from Vienna to Hamburg

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Vienna to Hamburg, 71,21% of our customers do not hesitate to choose the flight as their preferred way to travel. Nowadays, passengers who want to fly around Europe have more options than ever before. With dozens of budget airlines covering several routes which connect to virtually all European countries, taking a flight to reach your desired destination is easy and inexpensive. The low fares and the short flight time are, among others, some of the reasons why our users choose the airplane as the best way to get from Vienna to Hamburg, even if they have to face baggage limitations and long lines at check-in and security control. You can book your flights with Omio to make sure you are always taking the fastest route or getting the best deal. You can also add extra luggage and book securely with several methods of payment such as Apple Pay, PayPal and more.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Vienna to Hamburg

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 Vienna to Hamburg.

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Hamburg, Germany from Vienna, Austria?

Travel between Vienna, Austria and Hamburg, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Austria enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Hamburg from Vienna?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Hamburg, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 1/28/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Hamburg from Vienna.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Vienna, Austria from Hamburg, Germany due to COVID-19?

The restriction level for your return to Vienna, Austria from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Vienna from Hamburg restricted?

Entry into Austria is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Vienna from Hamburg?

Conditions of reentry into Austria:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Travellers vaccinated with the booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from providing a COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who are vaccinated with a booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Vienna, Austria?

You should observe these safety measures in Austria as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Austria was last checked on 1/27/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Vienna from Hamburg closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Hamburg from Vienna?

You can travel to Hamburg from Vienna 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Vienna to Hamburg?

The cheapest way to travel from Vienna to Hamburg is by taking a train with an average price of $46 (€38).

This is compared to other travel options to Hamburg:

Taking a train is about $1 (€1) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $46 (€38) for this route.

A train is $45 (€37) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Vienna to Hamburg costing on average $91 (€75).

What is the quickest way to get from Vienna to Hamburg?

The fastest way from Vienna to Hamburg is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 35 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Hamburg by bus can take on average 12 h 59 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 8 h 39 min.

What is the distance from Vienna to Hamburg?

The Vienna to Hamburg distance is around 461 miles (744 km).

How many services a day are there to Hamburg from Vienna?

The average frequency per day from Vienna to Hamburg is:

  • 1 train per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Vienna and in Hamburg?

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB) and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.
  • Flights mostly leave from Vienna International Airport and tend to arrive in Hamburg Airport.
  • Trains mostly depart from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Which travel companies can get me from Vienna to Hamburg?

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

  • You can take a bus from Vienna to Hamburg with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $46 (€38) with Flixbus from Vienna to Hamburg.
  • You can go to Hamburg from Vienna by plane with Eurowings. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $91 (€75) with Eurowings from Vienna to Hamburg on Omio.
  • You can travel by train to Hamburg from Vienna with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Vienna to Hamburg tickets for $46 (€38) on Omio.

Is there a way to travel directly from Vienna to Hamburg?

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

  • You can find 1 direct train per day to take 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 route.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Vienna to Hamburg?

Many of our customers traveling from Vienna to Hamburg don't make Hamburg their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Hamburg are Berlin, Copenhagen or Amsterdam, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Hamburg to any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I buy tickets from Vienna to Hamburg online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $46 (€38) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket costs $91 (€75) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $46 (€38) one way on average.

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