There are 8 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Hamburg by bus, plane, train, car, car ferry 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.

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Bus, fly to Hamburg  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Moss Side, Maine Rd (School) to Manchester City Centre, Hulme St (The Dancehouse)
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Hamburg (HAM) MAN - HAM

$21 - $88

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Fly to Bremen, train  •  9 h

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

$123 - $357

Train  •  13 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Brussels - Midi Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
  4. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...

$318 - $583

Train, bus  •  17 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Huddersfield
  2. Take the bus from Huddersfield Town Centre, Bus Station (Huddersfield Bus Station) to St Pancras, London St Pancras Megabusplus Mp1
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
  4. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabruck Hbf
  5. Take the train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...

$210 - $498

Bus  •  25 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from London to Dortmund N80 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Dortmund to Hamburg X73 / ...

$74 - $121

Bus via The Hague  •  26 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from London to The Hague
  3. Take the bus from Den Haag to Hamburg

$65 - $132

Drive, car ferry  •  12 h 7 min

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

$183 - $272

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

$326 - $402

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Hamburg is to bus and fly which costs £16 - £70 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Hamburg is to bus and fly which costs £16 - £70 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Hamburg is 506 miles.

It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Greater Manchester to Hamburg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Horton Rd and arriving at Hamburg via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, London and Dortmund. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 6 min.

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Hamburg is 1 h ahead of Greater Manchester. It is currently 7:03 PM in Greater Manchester and 8:03 PM in Hamburg.

Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Hamburg.
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  • Distance: 505.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

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, Piccadilly Stn (Railway Bridge), Manchester Piccadilly, London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Brussels - Midi, Düsseldorf, and Düsseldorf Hbf in around 13 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Hamburg via Manchester City Centre, Dickinson St (Hotel), Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, London Victoria, London, and Dortmund in around 25 h 6 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 5 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
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
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
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
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Manchester to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
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
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
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 Düsseldorf Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $190
Premier
$150 - $220
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$90 - $300
Premier
$220 - $350
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Osnabrück, Osnabrück central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Huddersfield
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Moss Side, Maine Rd (School) to Manchester City Centre, Hulme St (The Dancehouse)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Moss Side, Claremont Rd to Manchester City Centre, Gt Bridgewater St (Palace Theatre)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
manct.org
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Huddersfield Town Centre, Bus Station (Huddersfield Bus Station) to St Pancras, London St Pancras Megabusplus
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Book at
uk.megabus.com
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dortmund to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Den Haag to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$24
High
$51
Ferry operators

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