There are 9 ways to get from Calais to Hamburg by train, bus, night 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  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  4. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Hkx / ...

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  13 h 49 min

  1. Take the night bus from Calais to Rotterdam Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Hamburg

$37 - $94

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Bus  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  3. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels Gare du Midi to Hamburg N71

$44 - $74

Drive  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Calais to Hamburg 472.5 miles

$100 - $150

Train, train to Brussels, fly to Hamburg  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Hamburg (HAM) BRU - HAM

$83 - $224

Train, train to Paris CDG, fly to Hamburg  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
  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

$105 - $298

Train, train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Hamburg  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
  4. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Hamburg (HAM) CGN - HAM

$137 - $352

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly to Hamburg  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
  4. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Hamburg (HAM) AMS - HAM

$156 - $383

Train, train to Brussels, fly to Hannover  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Hannover (HAJ) BRU - HAJ
  4. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

$174 - $449

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Calais to Hamburg is to night bus and bus which costs 30€ - 85€ and takes 13 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Calais to Hamburg is to train and fly which takes 6 h 35 min and costs 70€ - 200€.

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The distance between Calais and Hamburg is 627 km. The road distance is 756 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 44 min to get from Calais to Hamburg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Calais to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Calais and arriving at Hamburg via Lille and Brussels, Brussels Gare du Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Calais to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Calais Ville and arriving at Hamburg Hbf via Calais-Fréthun, Lille Europe, Bruxelles Midi and Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 44 min.

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

You can take a train from Calais to Hamburg via Calais-Fréthun, Lille Europe, Bruxelles Midi, and Köln Hbf in around 9 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Calais to Hamburg via Lille, Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, and Brussels, Brussels Gare du Midi in around 12 h 57 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 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 Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Brussels to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
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 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
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 Brussels to Hannover via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
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
Flights from Brussels to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Brussels to Hannover via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $46
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $48
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$64 - $67
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$67 - $69
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
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
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Calais to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Night bus from Calais to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels Gare du Midi to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 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 Rotterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$25
High
$51

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