There are 6 ways to get from Hamburg to Esbjerg by train, bus, car or plane

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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Train Danish Railways (DSB)  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Lunderskov St. Ic
  2. Take the train from Lunderskov St. to Esbjerg St. Re / ...

$41 - $60

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Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Esbjerg 150

$18 - $35

4 alternative options

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg-Altona to Niebüll Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Tønder St. to Esbjerg St. Ra

Drive  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Esbjerg 191.6 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Billund, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Billund (BLL) HAM - BLL
  2. Take the bus from Billund Lufthavn / Billund Airport to Esbjerg Busterminal

$102 - $198

Fly to Westerland, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Westerland (GWT) HAM - GWT
  2. Take the train from Niebüll to Toender st
  3. Take the train from Tønder St. to Esbjerg St.

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The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Esbjerg is to bus which costs 15€ - 26€ and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Esbjerg is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between Hamburg and Esbjerg is 234 km. The road distance is 306.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to get from Hamburg to Esbjerg, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hamburg and arriving at Esbjerg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hamburg to Esbjerg. However, there are services departing from Hamburg Dammtor and arriving at Esbjerg St. via Lunderskov St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 48 min.

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What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Esbjerg, Denmark?

You can take a train from Hamburg to Esbjerg via Lunderskov St. in around 3 h 48 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Hamburg to Esbjerg once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Billund via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hamburg to Billund via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $410
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Hamburg to Billund via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Billund via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Hamburg to Billund via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $330
Sylt Air
Website
syltair.de
Flights from Hamburg to Westerland
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Hamburg to Billund via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Hamburg to Billund via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Hamburg to Billund via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Lunderskov St.
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Lunderskov St. to Esbjerg St.
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
dsb.dk
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Niebüll
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Niebüll to Toender st
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Altona to Niebüll
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
hvv.de
Arriva DK
Website
arriva.dk
Train from Tønder St. to Esbjerg St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arriva.dk
Train from Niebüll St. to Tønder St.
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
arriva.dk
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hamburg to Esbjerg
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Sydtrafik
Website
sydtrafik.dk
Bus from Billund Lufthavn / Billund Airport to Esbjerg Busterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
sydtrafik.dk

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