There are 10 ways to get from Florence to Hamburg by plane, train, bus, car train 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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Fly Florence to Hamburg  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Hamburg (HAM) FLR - HAM

$93 - $336

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Train to Bologna, fly to Hamburg  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Hamburg (HAM) BLQ - HAM

$45 - $279

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Fly Florence to Bremen, train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Bremen (BRE) FLR - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor

$163 - $470

Train to Venice, fly to Hamburg  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Hamburg (HAM) VCE - HAM

$84 - $364

Train, bus to Milan Malpensa, fly to Hamburg  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the bus from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Airport T1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Hamburg (HAM) MXP - HAM

$69 - $189

Train  •  15 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice
  4. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice

$280 - $459

Train, cartrain  •  18 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova Rv / ...
  3. Take the cartrain from Verona Porta Nuova to Hamburg

$135 - $202

Bus Eurolines IT  •  20 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Firenze Autostazione to Berlin ZOB
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Hamburg 050 / ...

$95 - $131

Bus Autokar Polska  •  27 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence to Szczecin
  2. Take the bus from Szczecin to Hamburg ZOB

$100 - $144

Drive  •  12 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Hamburg 871.2 miles

$200 - $310

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No, there is no direct bus from Florence to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Firenze Autostazione and arriving at Hamburg via Berlin, Berlin central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Florence to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Firenze S.Maria Novella and arriving at Hamburg Hbf via Milano Centrale, Basel SBB and Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 3 min.

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The distance between Florence and Hamburg is 1093 km. The road distance is 1393.9 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Hamburg without a car is to train which takes 15 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h to get from Florence to Hamburg, including transfers.

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Florence to Hamburg bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, depart from Firenze Autostazione station.

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Florence to Hamburg train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Firenze S.Maria Novella station.

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The best way to get from Florence to Hamburg is to fly which takes 6 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 15 h 3 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 20 h 32 min.

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There is no direct flight from Florence Airport to Hamburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Florence to Hamburg.
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  • Distance: 683.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Hamburg, Germany?

Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and five other airlines fly from Florence to Hamburg hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Florence to Hamburg via Milano Centrale, Basel SBB, and Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe in around 15 h 3 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Florence to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Florence to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Florence to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Florence to Bremen via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Florence to Bremen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $350
Flights from Venice to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Venice to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $380
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $380
Flights from Venice to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Venice to Hamburg via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Venice to Hamburg via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Hamburg via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Hamburg via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$40 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Florence to Bremen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Florence to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Florence to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Venice to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Venice to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Florence to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $650
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze Smn to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $19
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Verona Porta Nuova to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Bus operators
Autostradale
TerraVision IT
Email
customerservices@terravision.eu
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Milano Central station to Milan Malpensa Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Schedules at
terravision.eu
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 Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Florence to Szczecin
Ave. Duration
20 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
EST Sp. z o.o.
Email
estgdansk@wp.pl
Website
estgdansk.pl
Bus from Szczecin to Hamburg ZOB
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
estgdansk.pl

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Florence to Hamburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Hamburg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Hamburg is 1394 km. It takes approximately 12 h 56 min to drive from Florence to Hamburg.

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Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Swiss and four other airlines offer flights from Florence Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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Book your Florence to Hamburg train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and two other operators.

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The best way to get from Florence to Florence Airport is to bus which takes 13 min and costs .

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