There are 4 ways to get from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Cuxhaven by train, bus, subway or car

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Train  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Cuxhaven Re5

$9 - $12

3 alternative options

Line 39 bus, subway, train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 39 bus from S Hamburg Airport to S Elbgaustraße 39
  2. Take the subway from Elbgaustraße to Stade S3
  3. Take the train from Stade to Cuxhaven Re5

$10 - $16

Bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Cuxhaven, Cuxhaven ZOB 250

$14 - $24

Drive  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Cuxhaven 138.3 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Cuxhaven. However, there are services departing from S Hamburg Airport and arriving at Cuxhaven, Cuxhaven ZOB via U Straßburger Straße and Hamburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 37 min.

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The distance between Hamburg Airport (HAM) and Cuxhaven is 90 km. The road distance is 221.2 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Cuxhaven without a car is to train which takes 2 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Cuxhaven, including transfers.

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Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Cuxhaven bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Hamburg station.

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The best way to get from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Cuxhaven is to train which takes 2 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 37 min.

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Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Cuxhaven bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Cuxhaven, Cuxhaven ZOB station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Cuxhaven is 221 km. It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to drive from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Cuxhaven.

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There are 853+ hotels available in Cuxhaven. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Cuxhaven.
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  • Distance: 56.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 52 min

What companies run services between Hamburg Airport (HAM), Germany and Cuxhaven, Germany?

HVV operates a train from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Cuxhaven hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 44 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Cuxhaven once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Train operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Cuxhaven
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Subway from Elbgaustraße to Stade
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Train from Stade to Cuxhaven
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Bus from S Hamburg Airport to S Elbgaustraße
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
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 Hamburg to Cuxhaven, Cuxhaven ZOB
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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