There are 5 ways to get from Hamburg to Malmö by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly  •  2h 52m

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Copenhagen (CPH) HAM - CPH

604 kr - 2552 kr

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Bus  •  7h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB to Malmö N613

200 kr - 250 kr

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Train  •  5h 23m

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from København H to Malmö Centralstation Öresundståg / ...

546 kr - 1498 kr

Night train  •  7h 44m

  1. Take the night train from Hamburg Hbf to CPH Lufthavn Ic

571 kr - 785 kr

Drive  •  4h 54m

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Malmö 499 km

650 kr - 1000 kr

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The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Malmö is to bus which costs 19€ - 24€ and takes 7h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Malmö is to fly which costs 55€ - 240€ and takes 2h 52m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB and arriving at Malmö. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hamburg to Malmö station. However, there are services departing from Hamburg Hbf and arriving at Malmö Centralstation via København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 23m.

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The distance between Hamburg and Malmö is 297 km. The road distance is 499 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Malmö without a car is to train which takes 5h 23m and costs 50€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 2h 52m to get from Hamburg to Malmö, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Malmö is to fly which takes 2h 52m and costs 55€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 50€ - 150€ and takes 5h 23m, you could also bus, which costs 19€ - 24€ and takes 7h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Hamburg to Malmö.
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  • Distance: 296.6 km
  • Duration: 2h 52m

What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Malmö, Sweden?

Scandinavian Airlines flies from Hamburg to Malmö 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hamburg to Malmö via Koebenhavn H and København H in around 5h 23m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 kr - 4200 kr
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
490 kr - 700 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
90 kr - 130 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Malmö C
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
90 kr - 130 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Night train from Hamburg Hbf to CPH Lufthavn
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
490 kr - 700 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
50 kr - 190 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
140 kr - 190 kr
2nd Class Ticket
50 kr - 65 kr
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB to Malmö
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
200 kr - 250 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Hamburg Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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Hamburg to Malmö train services, operated by Öresundståg, arrive at Malmö Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg to Malmö is 499 km. It takes approximately 4h 54m to drive from Hamburg to Malmö.

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Scandinavian Airlines offers flights from Hamburg Airport to Copenhagen Airport.

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Book your Hamburg to Malmö bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 150+ hotels available in Malmö. Prices start at 1000 kr SEK per night.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Hamburg Airport is to line 292 bus which takes 17 min and costs 2€ - 3€.

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