There are 3 ways to get from Hamburg to Esbjerg by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 54 min

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

$45 - $65

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Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Esbjerg 150

$18 - $30

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Drive  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Esbjerg 191.6 miles

$40 - $65

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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 54 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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The best way to get from Hamburg to Esbjerg without a car is to train which takes 3 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Hamburg to Esbjerg, including transfers.

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

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Hamburg to Esbjerg train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from Hamburg Dammtor station.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Esbjerg is to train which takes 3 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 55 min.

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

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Hamburg to Esbjerg train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), arrive at Esbjerg St. station.

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  • Distance: 146 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 54 min

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 54 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Hamburg to Esbjerg once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $30 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min.

Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Lunderskov St.
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Lunderskov St. to Esbjerg St.
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
dsb.dk
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 Esbjerg
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg to Esbjerg is 306 km. It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to drive from Hamburg to Esbjerg.

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