There are 7 ways to get from Brussels 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 14 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Hkx / ...

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Fly Brussels to Hamburg  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Hamburg (HAM) BRU - HAM

$15 - $125

5 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Hamburg N71

$30 - $80

Bus Arriva NL  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Utrecht Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Utrecht Centraal, Croeselaan to Hamburg, ZOB 101

$79 - $113

Drive  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Hamburg 371.2 miles

$75 - $120

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Hamburg  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Hamburg (HAM) CGN - HAM

$102 - $232

Fly Brussels to Bremen, train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Bremen (BRE) BRU - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

$100 - $386

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Hamburg is to fly which costs 12€ - 110€ and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Hamburg is to fly which costs 12€ - 110€ and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Hamburg is 491 km. The road distance is 593.9 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Brussels to Hamburg, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station station and arriving at Hamburg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Brusel Nord and arriving at Hamburg Hbf via Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 14 min.

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Hamburg via Köln Hauptbahnhof and Köln Hbf in around 6 h 14 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Hamburg once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 8 h 25 min. Eurolines DE also services this route 5 times a week.

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 Brussels to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Bremen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Bremen via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
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 Brussels to Bremen via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Bremen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Bremen via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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
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 Brussels, Brussels-North station to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bruxelles - North to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
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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