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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Ec

$55 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. X73 / ...

$19 - $35

3 alternative options

Night train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Ic

$66 - $96

Drive  •  4 h 41 min

  1. 291.5 miles

$65 - $100

Fly  •  3 h 43 min

  1. CPH - HAM

$57 - $252

What companies run services between Denmark and Hamburg, Germany?

Danish Railways (DSB) operates a train from Copenhagen to Hamburg 5 times a day. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 4 h 41 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Copenhagen to Hamburg 5 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
dsb.dk
Night train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
dsb.dk
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Denmark and Hamburg is 234 km. The road distance is 466 km.

The cheapest way to get from Denmark to Hamburg is to bus which costs 120 kr - 210 kr and takes 5 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Denmark to Hamburg is to fly which takes 3 h 43 min and costs 360 kr - 1700 kr.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Koebenhavn H and arriving at Hamburg Hbf. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 41 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Hamburg. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

The train from Koebenhavn H to Hamburg Hbf takes 4 h 41 min including transfers and departs five times a day.