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

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Train  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Flensburg to Hamburg Dammtor Re7 / ...

$5 - $7

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Rideshare  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Flensburg to Hamburg 98.5 miles

$5 - $15

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Flensburg to Hamburg N50 / ...

$11 - $19

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Flensburg to Hamburg 97.8 miles

$20 - $30

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Flensburg and arriving at Hamburg. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Flensburg and arriving at Hamburg Dammtor. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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The distance between Flensburg and Hamburg is 140 km. The road distance is 156.6 km.

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The best way to get from Flensburg to Hamburg without a car is to train which takes 2 h 1 min and costs .

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The train from Flensburg to Hamburg Dammtor takes 2 h 1 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Flensburg to Hamburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Flensburg station.

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Flensburg to Hamburg train services, operated by HVV, depart from Flensburg station.

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The best way to get from Flensburg to Hamburg is to train which takes 2 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 50 min.

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Flensburg to Hamburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Hamburg station.

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Flensburg to Hamburg train services, operated by HVV, arrive at Hamburg Dammtor station.

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Map of how to get from Flensburg to Hamburg.
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  • Distance: 87.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 1 min

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

HVV operates a train from Flensburg to Hamburg hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 2 h 1 min. Danish Railways (DSB) also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Flensburg to Hamburg every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Flensburg to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
hvv.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Flensburg to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
dsb.dk
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Flensburg to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Flensburg to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Flensburg to Hamburg is 157 km. It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to drive from Flensburg to Hamburg.

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Book your Flensburg to Hamburg bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 688+ hotels available in Hamburg. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Flensburg and Hamburg. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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