There are 4 ways to get from Esbjerg to Hamburg by train, bus or car

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 Danish Railways (DSB)  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Esbjerg St. to Lunderskov St. Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Lunderskov St. to Hamburg Dammtor Ic

$41 - $60

Cheapest option

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Esbjerg St. to Tønder St. Ra
  2. Take the train from Niebüll to Hamburg-Altona Re / ...

$8 - $68

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Esbjerg to Hamburg 150

$18 - $35

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Esbjerg to Hamburg 191.1 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Esbjerg to Hamburg is to bus which costs 110 kr - 200 kr and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Esbjerg to Hamburg is to drive which costs 280 kr - 410 kr and takes 3 h 7 min.

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The distance between Esbjerg and Hamburg is 234 km. The road distance is 305.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Esbjerg to Hamburg, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Esbjerg and arriving at Hamburg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Esbjerg to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Esbjerg St. and arriving at Hamburg Dammtor via Lunderskov St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

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What companies run services between Esbjerg, Denmark and Hamburg, Germany?

You can take a train from Esbjerg to Hamburg via Lunderskov St. in around 4 h 23 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Esbjerg to Hamburg once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min.

Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Esbjerg St. to Lunderskov St.
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Lunderskov St. to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
dsb.dk
Arriva DK
Website
arriva.dk
Train from Esbjerg St. to Tønder St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arriva.dk
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Niebüll to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Niebüll to Hamburg Altona
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Esbjerg to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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