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There are 11 ways to get from Hamburg to Utrecht by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5h 41m

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Osnabruck Hbf to Hengelo
  3. Take the train from Hengelo to Utrecht Centraal

$48 - $133

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Bus, train  •  9h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg Central Bus Station to Amsterdam Duivendrecht Warschau - Amsterdam
  2. Take the train from Duivendrecht to Utrecht Centraal Sprinter

$46 - $73

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Train via Hamburg Dammtor  •  5h 48m

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Osnabrück Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Osnabruck Hbf to Hengelo
  3. Take the train from Hengelo to Utrecht Centraal

$84 - $133

Bus  •  9h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Hanover 272 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hanover ZOB to Utrecht

$54 - $119

Train, drive  •  4h 19m

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Drive from Münster(Westf)Hbf to Utrecht

$48 - $130

Drive  •  3h 57m

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Utrecht 278.1 miles

$65 - $100

Fly Hamburg to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  4h 4m

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) HAM - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal

$58 - $222

Train to Bremen, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  4h 11m

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Bremen Hbf
  2. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BRE - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal

$95 - $380

Fly Hamburg to Dusseldorf, train  •  5h 42m

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Dusseldorf (DUS) HAM - DUS
  2. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Utrecht Centraal

$79 - $192

Fly Hamburg to Cologne Bonn, train  •  6h 1m

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) HAM - CGN
  2. Take the train from Koln Hbf to Utrecht Centraal

$99 - $232

Train to Hannover, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
  2. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) HAJ - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal

$119 - $336

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The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Utrecht is to bus and train which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 9h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Utrecht is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 3h 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hamburg to Utrecht. However, there are services departing from Hamburg and arriving at Utrecht via Hanover ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 23m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hamburg to Utrecht. However, there are services departing from Hamburg Hbf and arriving at Utrecht Centraal via Osnabruck Hbf and Hengelo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 41m.

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The distance between Hamburg and Utrecht is 368 km. The road distance is 444.9 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Utrecht without a car is to train which takes 5h 41m and costs 40€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 5h 41m to get from Hamburg to Utrecht, including transfers.

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Hamburg to Utrecht bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Hamburg station.

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Hamburg to Utrecht train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Hamburg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Utrecht is to train which takes 5h 41m and costs 40€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 110€ and takes 9h 23m.

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Map of how to get from Hamburg to Utrecht.
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  • Distance: 229.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 41m

What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Utrecht, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Hamburg to Utrecht via Osnabruck Hbf and Hengelo in around 5h 41m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hamburg to Utrecht via Hanover and Hanover ZOB in around 9h 23m.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Hamburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Hamburg to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hamburg to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Bremen to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Hannover to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Hamburg to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Koln Hbf to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Osnabrück, Osnabrück central station
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Münster, Münster
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Eurobahn
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Osnabruck Hbf to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eurobahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Osnabruck Hbf to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Book at
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Train from Hengelo to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Duivendrecht to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hamburg to Hanover
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Hamburg ZOB to Hanover ZOB
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Hanover ZOB to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
EST Gdansk
Email
estgdansk@wp.pl
Website
estgdansk.pl
Bus from Hamburg Central Bus Station to Amsterdam Duivendrecht
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
EST Gdansk

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The quickest flight from Hamburg Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Hamburg to Utrecht bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Utrecht station.

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Hamburg to Utrecht train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Utrecht Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg to Utrecht is 445 km. It takes approximately 3h 57m to drive from Hamburg to Utrecht.

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Eurowings and KLM offer flights from Hamburg Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 434+ hotels available in Utrecht. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Hamburg Airport is to line 39 bus which takes 14m and costs 2€ - 4€.

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