There are 10 ways to get from Darmstadt to Hamburg by train, bus, rideshare, 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 via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor Ice

$110 - $161

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Darmstadt to Hamburg 325.8 miles

$23 - $40

8 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Darmstadt Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic

$110 - $170

Bus Eurolines DE  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Hamburg ZOB

$70 - $101

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Darmstadt to Hamburg N17 / ...

$35 - $65

Drive  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Darmstadt to Hamburg 326.8 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Hamburg  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Darmstadt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hamburg (HAM) FRA - HAM

$88 - $292

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Bremen, train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Darmstadt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bremen (BRE) FRA - BRE
  3. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

$146 - $363

Train to Mannheim, fly to Hamburg  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Darmstadt Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Mannheim (MHG) to Hamburg (HAM) MHG - HAM

$208 - $431

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Hamburg  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Hamburg (HAM) CGN - HAM

$97 - $225

What companies run services between Darmstadt, Germany and Hamburg, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Darmstadt to Hamburg hourly. Tickets cost $95 - $140 and the journey takes 3 h 43 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Darmstadt to Hamburg once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 7 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $3,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
MHS Aviation GmbH
Website
mhs-aviation.de
Flights from Mannheim to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $3,300
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Darmstadt Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Darmstadt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Darmstadt Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Train from Darmstadt Hbf to Heidelberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Hamburg ZOB
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Darmstadt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Darmstadt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Darmstadt to Hamburg?

The distance between Darmstadt and Hamburg is 422 km. The road distance is 523 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Darmstadt to Hamburg?

The cheapest way to get from Darmstadt to Hamburg is to rideshare which costs 19€ - 30€ and takes 5 h 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Darmstadt to Hamburg?

The quickest way to get from Darmstadt to Hamburg is to train and fly which takes 3 h 14 min and costs 70€ - 240€.

Is there a direct train between Darmstadt and Hamburg?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Darmstadt Hbf and arriving at Hamburg Hbf. Services depart every four hours, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 4 min.

Is there a direct bus between Darmstadt and Hamburg?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Darmstadt and arriving at Hamburg. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Darmstadt to Hamburg?

It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Darmstadt to Hamburg, including transfers.