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There are 12 ways to get from Athens to Lübeck by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car or taxi

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Fly to Hamburg, train  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Hamburg (HAM) ATH - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$88 - $355

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Fly to Rostock, train  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Rostock (RLG) ATH - RLG
  2. Take the train from Güstrow, Bahnhof to Lübeck, Hauptbahnhof

$319 - $865

Fly to Copenhagen, train  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Copenhagen (CPH) ATH - CPH
  2. Take the train from København H to Lübeck Hbf

$132 - $430

Fly to Hannover, train  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Hannover (HAJ) ATH - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$134 - $408

Fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) ATH - TXL
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Büchen
  3. Take the train from Büchen to Lübeck Hbf

$125 - $334

Train, bus  •  32 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Brno
  3. Take the train from Brno hl.n. to Büchen Ec
  4. Take the train from Büchen to Lübeck Hbf

$196 - $302

Bus Siamos Tours, train  •  36 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Budapest
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Büchen Ec
  3. Take the train from Büchen to Lübeck Hbf

$313 - $426

Bus Crazy Holidays, train  •  39 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Budapest Népliget
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Büchen Ec
  3. Take the train from Büchen to Lübeck Hbf

$291 - $413

Bus, bus and ferry  •  39 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Beograd
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Belgrade to Puttgarden
  3. Take the bus from Puttgarden to Lübeck X73 / ...

$126 - $165

Bus  •  43 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Praha
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 060 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Lübeck 049

$131 - $166

Drive, train, taxi  •  28 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  4. Take a taxi from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck

$666 - $932

Drive  •  25 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Lübeck 1652.8 miles

$390 - $600

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Lübeck is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 110€ - 150€ and takes 39 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs 75€ - 310€ and takes 7 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Lübeck via Belgrade and Puttgarden. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 54 min.

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The distance between Athens and Lübeck is 2027 km. The road distance is 2644.5 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Lübeck without a car is to train and bus which takes 32 h 28 min and costs 170€ - 270€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 34 min to get from Athens to Lübeck, including transfers.

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Athens to Lübeck bus services, operated by Crazy Holidays, depart from Athens station.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 15 min.

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Athens to Lübeck bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lübeck station.

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Lübeck is 1 h behind Athens. It is currently 5:12 AM in Athens and 4:12 AM in Lübeck.

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  • Distance: 1266.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 34 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Lübeck, Germany?

You can take a bus from Athens to Lübeck via Praha, Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc, and Berlin, Berlin central bus station in around 43 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Athens to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Athens to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Athens to Rostock via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Athens to Rostock via Rome, Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Athens to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Athens to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Athens to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Athens to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Athens to Hannover via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Athens to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Athens to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Athens to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Athens to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Athens to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Athens to Hannover
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Athens to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Athens to Hannover via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Athens to Copenhagen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Athens to Hannover via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Athens to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Athens to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Athens to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Athens to Copenhagen via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Athens to Copenhagen via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Athens to Hannover via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Athens to Rostock via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Athens to Rostock via Thessaloniki, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Athens to Rostock via Zurich, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Flights from Athens to Rostock via Rome, Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Athens to Copenhagen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Athens to Berlin Tegel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Athens to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Athens to Copenhagen via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Athens to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Athens to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Athens to Hannover via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Athens to Berlin Tegel via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Athens to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to Copenhagen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Athens to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Hamburg via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Athens to Copenhagen via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Athens to Berlin Tegel via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Hannover via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Athens to Berlin Tegel via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Athens to Berlin Tegel via Basel
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Athens to Rostock via Heraklion
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Athens to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Athens to Copenhagen via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Hannover via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Train from Büchen to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
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 Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Güstrow, Bahnhof to Lübeck, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Büchen
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Büchen
Ave. Duration
13 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$230 - $330
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
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Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Brno hl.n. to Büchen
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
cd.cz
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

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Website
oebb.at
Train from Kufstein to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Simeonidis Tours
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Athens to Budapest
Ave. Duration
21 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Athens to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Athens to Beograd
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
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 Puttgarden to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Bus from Puttgarden to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
hvv.de
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Praha
Ave. Duration
33 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$104
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
regiojet.com
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Berlin
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $30
Schedules at
elines.cz
Other operators
Taxi from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Hansa Taxu
Phone
+49 40/211211
Website
taxi211211.de

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Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Lübeck is 2645 km. It takes approximately 25 h 34 min to drive from Athens to Lübeck.

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Aegean Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and five other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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