There are 9 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Hamburg by bus, plane, train, car ferry, car or car train

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

Line 44 bus, fly to Hamburg  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 44 bus from Moss Side, Lloyd St South/Claremont Rd to Manchester City Centre, Oxford St/Gt Bridgewater St (Palace Theatre)
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Hamburg (HAM) MAN - HAM

$22 - $90

8 alternative options

Fly to Bremen, train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Bremen (BRE) MAN - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

$122 - $356

Train  •  13 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  4. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Hkx / ...

Train via Sheffield  •  14 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  4. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  5. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Hkx / ...

Train #2  •  16 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
  3. Take the train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk (Piarcoplein) to Hamburg Hbf ZOB

$297 - $641

Bus  •  21 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  3. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels Gare du Midi to Hamburg N71

$70 - $113

Train, car ferry, bus  •  27 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull
  2. Take the car ferry from Hull to Rotterdam
  3. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Hamburg

$211 - $433

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Hamburg

$341 - $417

Drive, car ferry  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Hamburg

$186 - $277

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Hamburg, Germany?

You can take a train from Greater Manchester to Hamburg via Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Dawsons), Manchester Piccadilly, London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Bruxelles Midi, and Köln Hbf in around 13 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Hamburg via Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Dickinson St (Hotel), Manchester, London Victoria Coach Station, London, Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, and Brussels, Brussels Gare du Midi in around 21 h 31 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Manchester to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Manchester to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Manchester to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Manchester to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $130
Flights from Manchester to Bremen via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Manchester to Bremen via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Bremen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$170 - $240
Train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $320
Premier
$240 - $370
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $95
1st Class
$95 - $130
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Flixtrain
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$110 - $160
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk (Piarcoplein) to Hamburg Hbf ZOB
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$183
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Moss Side, Lloyd St South/Claremont Rd to Manchester City Centre, Oxford St/Gt Bridgewater St (Palace Theatre)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
manct.org
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels Gare du Midi to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Rotterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $80
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$26
High
$54
Ferry operators
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Hull to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Passenger & Bed Saver
$209
Passenger & Bed Flexi
$279
Standard Car
$140
Car ferry from Dover to Calais
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
poferries.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Greater Manchester to Hamburg?

The distance between Greater Manchester and Hamburg is 809 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Hamburg?

The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Hamburg is to line 44 bus and fly which costs £15 - £65 and takes 4 h 42 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Greater Manchester to Hamburg?

The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Hamburg is to line 44 bus and fly which takes 4 h 42 min and costs £15 - £65.

Is there a direct bus between Greater Manchester and Hamburg?

No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Yew Tree Rd/Horton Rd and arriving at Hamburg via Manchester, London and Brussels, Brussels Gare du Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 31 min.

How long does it take to get from Greater Manchester to Hamburg?

It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Greater Manchester to Hamburg, including transfers.