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There are 5 ways to get from Hamburg to Bremen by train, car train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf Ic / ...

$4 - $45

4 alternative options

Car train  •  1 h

  1. Take the car train from Hamburg to Bremen Uex1846

$100 - $130

Bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Bremen 075 / ...

$6 - $22

Rideshare  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Hamburg to Bremen 75.5 miles

$5 - $11

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Bremen 76.6 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Bremen is to rideshare which costs 4€ - 10€ and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Bremen is to train which costs 3€ - 40€ and takes 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hamburg and arriving at Bremen. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hamburg Hbf and arriving at Bremen Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Hamburg and Bremen is 98 km. The road distance is 122.6 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Bremen without a car is to train which takes 55 min and costs 3€ - 40€.

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The train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf takes 55 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Hamburg to Bremen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Hamburg station.

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Hamburg to Bremen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Hamburg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Bremen is to train which takes 55 min and costs 3€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 5€ - 19€ and takes 1 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Hamburg to Bremen.
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  • Distance: 61 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Bremen, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Hamburg to Bremen hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 55 min. HVV also services this route hourly. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Hamburg to Bremen hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. Arriva NL also services this route once daily.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Hamburg to Bremen
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.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 to Bremen
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Hamburg, ZOB to Bremen, ZOB Breitenweg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Website
arriva.nl
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Hamburg to Bremen
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Hamburg to Bremen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bremen station.

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Hamburg to Bremen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Bremen Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg to Bremen is 123 km. It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to drive from Hamburg to Bremen.

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There are 285+ hotels available in Bremen. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Hamburg and Bremen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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