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There are 5 ways to get from Chicago to Lübeck by plane or train

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

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg, train  •  14 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Hamburg (HAM) ORD - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$490 - $1,440

Cheapest option

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Copenhagen, train  •  16 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Copenhagen (CPH) ORD - CPH
  2. Take the train from København H to Lübeck Hbf

$269 - $675

3 alternative options

Fly Chicago Midway to Hamburg, train  •  15 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Hamburg (HAM) MDW - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$610 - $1,839

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Bremen, train  •  15 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Bremen (BRE) ORD - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$492 - $2,182

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Hannover, train  •  17 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Hannover (HAJ) ORD - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$381 - $793

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs $260 - $700 and takes 16 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs $490 - $1,500 and takes 14 h 49 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Lübeck is 4281 miles.

It takes approximately 14 h 49 min to get from Chicago to Lübeck, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Hamburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 10 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Lübeck is 7 h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 6:14 AM in Chicago and 1:14 PM in Lübeck.

Eurowings, KLM, Icelandair and nine other airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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There are 1717+ hotels available in Lübeck. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs $2 - $5.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Lübeck.
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  • Distance: 4280.9 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 49 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Lübeck, Germany?

There is no direct connection from Chicago to Lübeck. However, you can take the subway to O'Hare, take the walk to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to Hamburg, take the walk to Hamburg Airport, take the subway to Ohlsdorf, take the subway to Hamburg Hbf, take the walk to Hamburg Hbf, then take the train to Lübeck. Alternatively, you can take the subway to Midway, take the walk to Chicago Midway airport, fly to Hamburg, take the walk to Hamburg Airport, take the subway to Ohlsdorf, take the subway to Hamburg Hbf, take the walk to Hamburg Hbf, then take the train to Lübeck.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Atlanta, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Detroit, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Atlanta, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,400
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Minneapolis, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Minneapolis, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $4,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Copenhagen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hannover via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Newark
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Newark, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bremen via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bremen via Paris CDG, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $2,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $2,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Newark
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Newark
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Newark, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $2,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Newark
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Newark
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Newark, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bremen via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Copenhagen via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Atlanta, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Minneapolis, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Copenhagen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Dublin
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Baltimore, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Copenhagen via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hannover via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $1,500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Detroit, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Atlanta, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hannover via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,200
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Copenhagen via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hannover via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Newark
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Bremen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
17 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Copenhagen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hannover via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,900
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Copenhagen via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Copenhagen via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hannover via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,600
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Minneapolis, Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Copenhagen via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
15 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,400
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hamburg via Newark
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hannover via Vienna
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,100
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Dublin
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hannover via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hamburg via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
WOW air
Website
wowair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Copenhagen via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Hannover via Brussels
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,000
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 Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
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 Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Danish Railways (DSB)

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