There are 7 ways to get from Copenhagen to Hamberg by plane, train, bus, car or car train

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Fly to Munich, line 6625 train, line 447 bus  •  6h 20m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Munich (MUC) CPH - MUC
  2. Take the line 6625 train from Muenchen Leuchtenbergring to Grafing Bahnhof
  3. Take the line 447 bus from Grafing Bahnhof to Eisendorf

Cheapest option

Bus  •  18h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Munich, Munich central bus station N05

57€ - 70€

5 alternative options

Fly to Salzburg, train  •  7h 34m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Salzburg (SZG) CPH - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Rosenheim

87€ - 301€

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  8h 48m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Stuttgart (STR) CPH - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf

82€ - 611€

Train  •  12h 37m

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Ice / ...

170€ - 249€

Drive, car train  •  15h

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Hamburg Altona
  2. Take the car train from Hamburg Altona to München Ost Uex 1846

119€ - 213€

Drive  •  11h 28m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Hamberg 1270.6 km

160€ - 240€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Hamberg is to bus which costs 420 kr - 550 kr and takes 18h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Hamberg is to fly and train which costs 650 kr - 2300 kr and takes 7h 34m.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Hamberg is 854 km. The road distance is 1270.6 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Hamberg without a car is to train which takes 12h 37m and costs 1200 kr - 1900 kr.

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It takes approximately 6h 20m to get from Copenhagen to Hamberg, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Hamberg is to train which takes 12h 37m and costs 1200 kr - 1900 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 420 kr - 550 kr and takes 18h 56m.

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Hamberg is 1271 km. It takes approximately 11h 28m to drive from Copenhagen to Hamberg.

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Norwegian Air International, Austrian Airlines, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Munich Airport.

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There are 162+ hotels available in Hamberg. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Hamberg.
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  • Distance: 853.6 km
  • Duration: 6h 20m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Hamberg, Bavaria, Germany?

You can take a train from Copenhagen to Hamberg via Hamburg Hbf, Muenchen Hbf, Grafing Bahnhof, and Grafing Bahnhof in around 12h 37m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Copenhagen to Munich, Munich central bus station twice a week. Tickets cost 50€ - 65€ and the journey takes 16h 55m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 290€
Flights from Copenhagen to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 290€
Flights from Copenhagen to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 460€
Flights from Copenhagen to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 1500€
Flights from Copenhagen to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 2000€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 290€
Flights from Copenhagen to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 270€
Flights from Copenhagen to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 600€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 420€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
150€ - 310€
Flights from Copenhagen to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 1600€
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
29€ - 230€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 250€
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Copenhagen to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 320€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Stuttgart via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 220€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Leuchtenbergring to Grafing Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Rosenheim
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
meridian-bob-brb.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Rosenheim
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Rosenheim
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
120€ - 170€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
120€ - 180€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 60€
1st Class
45€ - 60€
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Railjet
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Hamburg Altona to München Ost
Ave. Duration
9h 58m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
55€ - 120€
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Passenger
59€
Motorcycle
99€
Vehicle
109€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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