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There are 12 ways to get from Strasbourg to Hamburg 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  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor Ice / ...

$141 - $213

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Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Kehl to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 108
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Hamburg N33 / ...

$45 - $78

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Train via Göttingen  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Göttingen Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Göttingen to Hamburg Hbf Ice

$151 - $223

Bus Eurolines DE  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Frankfurt Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Hamburg ZOB

$92 - $132

Drive, train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Strasbourg to Fulda
  2. Take the train from Fulda to Hamburg Hbf Ice

$123 - $182

Drive  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Strasbourg to Hamburg 442 miles

$95 - $140

Train to Saarbrucken, fly  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Sarreguemines
  2. Fly from Saarbrucken (SCN) to Hamburg (HAM) SCN - HAM

$119 - $316

Train to Stuttgart, fly  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Hamburg (HAM) STR - HAM

$79 - $253

Train, train to Mannheim, fly  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Fly from Mannheim (MHG) to Hamburg (HAM) MHG - HAM

$223 - $459

Train to Basel, fly  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to St-Louis (Haut-Rhin)
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Hamburg (HAM) BSL - HAM

$70 - $272

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hamburg (HAM) FRA - HAM

$113 - $337

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Hamburg (HAM) ZRH - HAM

$112 - $318

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The cheapest way to get from Strasbourg to Hamburg is to bus which costs 35€ - 70€ and takes 12 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Strasbourg to Hamburg is to train and fly which costs 190€ - 400€ and takes 4 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Strasbourg to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Strasbourg and arriving at Hamburg ZOB via Frankfurt Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Strasbourg to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Strasbourg and arriving at Hamburg Dammtor via Karlsruhe Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 27 min.

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The distance between Strasbourg and Hamburg is 577 km. The road distance is 707.2 km.

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The best way to get from Strasbourg to Hamburg without a car is to train which takes 6 h 27 min and costs 120€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Strasbourg to Hamburg, including transfers.

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Strasbourg to Hamburg bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Strasbourg station.

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Strasbourg to Hamburg train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Strasbourg station.

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The best way to get from Strasbourg to Hamburg is to train which takes 6 h 27 min and costs 120€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 11 h 17 min.

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Map of how to get from Strasbourg to Hamburg.
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  • Distance: 360.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 27 min

What companies run services between Strasbourg, France and Hamburg, Germany?

You can take a train from Strasbourg to Hamburg via Karlsruhe Hbf in around 6 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Strasbourg to Hamburg via Frankfurt Hbf in around 11 h 17 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Flights from Saarbrucken to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $460
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Saarbrucken to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $480
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Mannheim to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $39
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
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 Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Göttingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Fulda to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Sarreguemines
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Strasbourg to St-Louis (Haut-Rhin)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $55
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Strasbourg to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Hamburg ZOB
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
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 Kehl to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Saarbrucken Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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

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Strasbourg to Hamburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Hamburg Dammtor station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Strasbourg to Hamburg is 707 km. It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to drive from Strasbourg to Hamburg.

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Luxair, BMI Regional and Lufthansa offer flights from Saarbrucken Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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