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

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Subway, train  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the subway from Ohlsdorf to Hamburg Hbf S1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re8 / ...

$8 - $35

3 alternative options

Subway, bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the subway from Ohlsdorf to Hauptbahnhof Süd U1
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg ZOB/Bus-Port to Lübeck Hbf/ZOB 73

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Lübeck 45.7 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Lübeck 45.7 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Lübeck is to subway and bus which costs 6€ - 11€ and takes 2 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Lübeck is to taxi which costs 190€ - 230€ and takes 54 min.

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The distance between Hamburg Airport (HAM) and Lübeck is 52 km. The road distance is 73.1 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Lübeck without a car is to subway and train which takes 1 h 31 min and costs 6€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Lübeck, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Lübeck is 73 km. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Lübeck.

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There are 1577+ hotels available in Lübeck. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Lübeck.
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  • Distance: 32.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 31 min

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

There is no direct connection from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Lübeck. However, you can take the subway to Ohlsdorf, take the subway to Hamburg Hbf, then take the train to Lübeck Hbf. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Lübeck via Ohlsdorf, Hauptbahnhof Süd, and Hamburg ZOB/Bus-Port in around 2 h 38 min.

Train operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Subway from Ohlsdorf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Subway from Ohlsdorf to Hauptbahnhof Süd
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
hvv.de
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 Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
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 ZOB/Bus-Port to Lübeck Hbf/ZOB
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Hamburg Airport (HAM) to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Hansa Taxu
Phone
+49 40/211211
Website
taxi211211.de

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