There are 8 ways to get from Bruges 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Bruges to Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Hkx / ...

Cheapest option

Train to Brussels, fly  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Bruges to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Hamburg (HAM) BRU - HAM

$34 - $130

6 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 802
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Hamburg 075 / ...

$46 - $80

Bus Arriva NL  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Utrecht Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Utrecht Centraal, Croeselaan to Hamburg, ZOB 101

$79 - $112

Drive  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Bruges to Hamburg 402.5 miles

$80 - $130

Train, train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Bruges to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  3. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Hamburg (HAM) CGN - HAM

$109 - $249

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

  1. Take the train from Bruges to Anvers-Central
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Hamburg (HAM) AMS - HAM

$104 - $286

Bus, train to Paris CDG, fly  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Lille
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  3. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Hamburg (HAM) CDG - HAM

$80 - $258

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bruges to Hamburg is to train and fly which costs 29€ - 120€ and takes 5 h.

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The quickest way to get from Bruges to Hamburg is to train and fly which costs 29€ - 120€ and takes 5 h.

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The distance between Bruges and Hamburg is 530 km. The road distance is 644.1 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 17 min to get from Bruges to Hamburg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bruges to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein and arriving at Zimmerstraße via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and HBF/Kirchenallee. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bruges to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Bruges and arriving at Hamburg Hbf via Brussels Midi-Zuid and Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Bruges, Belgium and Hamburg, Germany?

You can take a train from Bruges to Hamburg via Bruxelles-Midi, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, and Köln Hbf in around 8 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bruges to Hamburg via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Hamburg, and HBF/Kirchenallee in around 11 h 29 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Amsterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $5,500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruges to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Train from Bruges to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $27
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$24 - $27
1st Class
$34 - $38
Train from Bruges to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $27
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bruges to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Bruges to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Utrecht Centraal, Croeselaan to Hamburg, ZOB
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
arriva.nl

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