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Duration 16h 16m
Distance 1337.1 km
Average price 321€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Cherbourg-Octeville and Flensburg takes 16h 16m and the fastest train takes 14h 59m. There is at least one train per day from Cherbourg-Octeville to Flensburg. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Cherbourg
  2. Paris Nord
  3. Koeln Hbf
  4. Hamburg Hbf
  5. Flensburg
14h 37m
215€ - 462€

Cherbourg-Octeville to Flensburg train times

Trains run once daily between Cherbourg-Octeville and Flensburg. The service departs Cherbourg-Octeville at 05:41 in the morning, which arrives into Flensburg at 20:40. All services require a transfer, and take on average 16h 16m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cherbourg-Octeville to Flensburg. However, there are services departing from Cherbourg and arriving at Flensburg via Haussmann St Lazare, Paris Nord, Koeln Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 37m.

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The distance between Cherbourg-Octeville and Flensburg is 944 km. The road distance is 1337.1 km.

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Cherbourg-Octeville to Flensburg train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Cherbourg station.

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Cherbourg-Octeville to Flensburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Flensburg station.

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There are 350+ hotels available in Flensburg. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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