There are 8 ways to get from Hamburg to Bristol by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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

Fly to Bristol  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Bristol (BRS) HAM - BRS

$91 - $337

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N44 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bristol

$71 - $157

6 alternative options

Fly to Cardiff, train  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Cardiff (CWL) HAM - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads

$132 - $441

Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to London Heathrow (LHR) HAM - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads

$146 - $384

Train  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  4. Take the train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads

$258 - $550

Train, bus  •  19 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf ZOB to Amsterdam Sloterdijk (Piarcoplein)
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads

$185 - $304

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10 h 24 min

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

$326 - $391

Drive, car ferry  •  11 h 26 min

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

$168 - $252

What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Bristol, England?

BMI Regional, KLM and three other airlines fly from Hamburg to Bristol every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hamburg to Bristol via Köln Hbf, Bruxelles Midi, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, and London Paddington in around 12 h 12 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bristol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Hamburg to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Hamburg to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Hamburg to Cardiff via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Hamburg to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Hamburg to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Hamburg to London Heathrow via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Hamburg to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Hamburg to Cardiff via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Hamburg to Bristol via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Hamburg to Cardiff via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $5,500
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Hamburg to Cardiff via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
Train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf ZOB to Amsterdam Sloterdijk (Piarcoplein)
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$75 - $110
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$170 - $250
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$184
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hamburg to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Hamburg, ZOB to Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
arriva.nl
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Hamburg to Bristol?

The distance between Hamburg and Bristol is 884 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Bristol?

The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Bristol is to bus which costs 55€ - 130€ and takes 20 h 34 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Hamburg to Bristol?

The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Bristol is to fly which takes 4 h 27 min and costs 70€ - 280€.

Is there a direct bus between Hamburg and Bristol?

No, there is no direct bus from Hamburg to Bristol. However, there are services departing from Hamburg and arriving at Bristol via Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 34 min.

How long does it take to get from Hamburg to Bristol?

It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Hamburg to Bristol, including transfers.