There are 8 ways to get from Geneva to Hamburg by plane, train, bus, night 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.

Recommended option

Fly Geneva to Hamburg  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Hamburg (HAM) GVA - HAM

$47 - $182

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Fly Geneva to Bremen, train  •  7 h 26 min

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

$137 - $616

Train to Zurich, fly to Hamburg  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Hamburg (HAM) ZRH - HAM

$131 - $350

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Olten 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice

$238 - $384

Train  •  13 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Bern 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Hamburg Dammtor Ec

$263 - $422

Bus  •  18 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Zurich Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Hamburg 024 / ...

$61 - $100

Train, night train  •  15 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Biel/Bienne 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Basel SBB 51
  3. Take the night train from Basel SBB Station to Hamburg Hbf

$149 - $244

Drive  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Hamburg 665.6 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Hamburg is to fly which costs SFr 45 - SFr 180 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Hamburg is to fly which costs SFr 45 - SFr 180 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Hamburg is 865 km. The road distance is 1065 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Geneva to Hamburg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva station to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Geneva - Bus station and arriving at Hamburg via Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Hamburg Hbf via Olten, Basel SBB and Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 46 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Hamburg is 1065 km. It takes approximately 9 h 31 min to drive from Geneva to Hamburg.

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  • Distance: 540.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Hamburg, Germany?

easyJet, Lufthansa and seven other airlines fly from Geneva to Hamburg hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Geneva to Hamburg via Olten, Basel SBB, and Mannheim Hbf in around 10 h 46 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Bremen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Bremen via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Bremen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
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 Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Olten
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
10 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $330
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Biel/Bienne
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Biel/Bienne to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Basel SBB Station to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
10 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
nightjet.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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