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There are 9 ways to get from Florence to Hamburg by plane, train, car train, bus or car

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Fly Florence to Hamburg  •  6h

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

$93 - $336

Cheapest option

Train to Bologna, fly to Hamburg  •  6h 59m

  1. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Hamburg (HAM) BLQ - HAM

$56 - $279

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Fly Florence to Bremen, train  •  7h 40m

  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  •  6h 29m

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

$85 - $364

Train  •  14h 49m

  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

$275 - $459

Train, car train  •  18h 47m

  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 car train from Verona Porta Nuova to Hamburg

$135 - $191

Bus FlixBus  •  24h 15m

  1. Take the bus from FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 to Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano Baltour
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Hamburg N24

$82 - $143

Bus Autokar Polska  •  27h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Florence to Szczecin
  2. Take the bus from Szczecin Train Station to Hamburg Central Bus Station Nowy Dwór Gdański - Amsterdam / ...

$100 - $144

Drive  •  12h 56m

  1. Drive from Florence to Hamburg 871.2 miles

$200 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Florence to Hamburg is to bus which costs 85€ - 130€ and takes 27h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Hamburg is to fly which costs 80€ - 300€ and takes 6h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Florence to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 and arriving at Hamburg via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 15m.

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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 14h 49m.

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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 14h 49m and costs 230€ - 400€.

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

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Florence to Hamburg bus services, operated by Baltour, depart from FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 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 6h and costs 80€ - 300€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 230€ - 400€ and takes 14h 49m, you could also bus, which costs 70€ - 130€ and takes 24h 15m.

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  • Distance: 683.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h

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

Swiss, Lufthansa and eight 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 14h 49m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Florence to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Florence to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Florence to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Florence to Bremen via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Florence to Bremen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $350
Flights from Venice to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Venice to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Florence to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Florence to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $380
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $380
Flights from Venice to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Venice to Hamburg via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Venice to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Venice to Hamburg via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Florence to Bremen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from Venice to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Florence to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Venice to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Florence to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Florence to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,100
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Hamburg via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $700
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Venice to Hamburg via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
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
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
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 Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
4h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $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
4h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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
1h 27m
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
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $19
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
15h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
flixbus.it
Bus from FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 to Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Baltour
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Firenze to Milan Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
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 Milan, Milan to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
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
20h 42m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
EST Gdansk
Email
estgdansk@wp.pl
Website
estgdansk.pl
Bus from Szczecin Train Station to Hamburg Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
EST Gdansk

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There is no direct flight from Florence Airport to Hamburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 30m and has one stopover.

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

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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 12h 56m to drive from Florence to Hamburg.

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Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines and five 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 8m and costs 1€ - 2€.

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