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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 Sep 24 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h28 06:43AMHamburg Hbf
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$831One-way
Cheapest
07:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h28 06:43AMHamburg Hbf
1 changes
$831One-way
Other options
09:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)8h39 05:54PMHamburg Hbf
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$1391One-way
11:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)8h39 07:54PMHamburg Hbf
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$1391One-way
03:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)8h56 12:11AMHamburg Hbf
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$1251One-way

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Thu
Sep 23
$99Deutsche Bahn
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$180Eurowings
Fri
Sep 24
$74Deutsche Bahn
$69Flixbus
$180Eurowings Europe
Sat
Sep 25
$74Deutsche Bahn
$47Flixbus
$204Eurowings
Sun
Sep 26
$74Deutsche Bahn with connection
$58Flixbus
$279Eurowings
Mon
Sep 27
$49Deutsche Bahn with connection
$42Flixbus
$242Eurowings
Tue
Sep 28
$47Deutsche Bahn
$53Flixbus
$155Eurowings Europe
Wed
Sep 29
$47Deutsche Bahn
$38Flixbus
$130Eurowings
Thu
Sep 30
$62Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$155Eurowings
Fri
Oct 1
$62Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$130Eurowings
Sat
Oct 2
$47Deutsche Bahn with connection
$33Flixbus
$220KLM
Sun
Oct 3
$49Deutsche Bahn
$52Flixbus
$155Eurowings
Mon
Oct 4
$47Deutsche Bahn with connection
$42Flixbus
$130Eurowings
Tue
Oct 5
$47Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$99Eurowings Europe
Wed
Oct 6
$47Deutsche Bahn with connection
$38Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Thu
Oct 7
$49Deutsche Bahn
$66Union Ivkoni International
$105Eurowings
Fri
Oct 8
$37Deutsche Bahn with connection
$40Flixbus
$99Eurowings
Sat
Oct 9
$49Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$197KLM
Sun
Oct 10
$47Deutsche Bahn
$54Flixbus
$204Eurowings
Mon
Oct 11
$47Deutsche Bahn with connection
$33Flixbus
$105Eurowings
Tue
Oct 12
$32Deutsche Bahn
$33Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Wed
Oct 13
$47Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$99Eurowings Europe

Travel Information from Vienna to Hamburg

distanceDistance461 miles (744 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$48 - $206
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $48 (€38) • 13 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $206 (€165) • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurowings, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 461 miles (744 km) by flight, bus or train between Vienna and Hamburg. 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 bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $48 (€38). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Eurowings, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus 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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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Germany due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling between Vienna and Hamburg?

Travel from Vienna, Austria to Hamburg, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Hamburg from Vienna restricted?

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

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

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

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 9/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Vienna and Hamburg closer to your planned date of departure here.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Vienna, Austria from Hamburg, Germany?

The current restriction level for returning to Vienna, Austria from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Vienna, Austria from Hamburg, Germany?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Vienna from Hamburg?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

Which rules do I need to follow in Vienna, Austria regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Austria must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/22/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Vienna from Hamburg here.

How do I get from Vienna to Hamburg?

There are 3 ways to get from Vienna to Hamburg: flight, bus or train.

How do I get from Vienna to Hamburg the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Hamburg from Vienna is by taking a bus, which costs on average $48 (€38).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Hamburg:

A bus is $159 (€127) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Vienna to Hamburg costing on average $206 (€165).

Taking a bus is about $52 (€42) less than taking a train, which costs on average $100 (€80) for this route.

What is the fastest way to travel to Hamburg from Vienna?

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

Other travel options to Hamburg can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Hamburg by bus can take on average 13 h 35 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 8 h 38 min   on average.

What is the distance from Vienna to Hamburg?

Hamburg is approximately 461 miles (744 km) away from Vienna.

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

The average frequency per day from Vienna to Hamburg is:

  • 1 train a day.

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

Where do I depart from Vienna? Where do I arrive in Hamburg?

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

  • Flights mostly leave from Vienna International Airport and tend to arrive in Hamburg Airport.
  • Buses mostly leave from Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB) and tend to arrive in Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.
  • Trains from Vienna to Hamburg most often leave from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Vienna to Hamburg?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Vienna to Hamburg, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Eurowings can get you to Hamburg by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Eurowings from Vienna to Hamburg for $206 (€165) on Omio.
  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Hamburg by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Vienna to Hamburg tickets on Omio for $48 (€38).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Hamburg by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Vienna to Hamburg tickets on Omio for $100 (€80).
Is it possible 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 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 trip.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Vienna to Hamburg?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Vienna 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 Vienna and Hamburg itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Hamburg and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy my Vienna to Hamburg one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $206 (€165) one way on average.
  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $48 (€38) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $100 (€80) one way for this route.

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.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Vienna
Hamburg
Wien Hbf
Amenities
Wien Westbahnhof
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