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

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Fly to Stockholm  •  4h 9m

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Stockholm (ARN) HAM - ARN

566 kr - 2101 kr

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Bus  •  14h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB to Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen N602

470 kr - 600 kr

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Fly to Stockholm Bromma  •  6h 39m

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) HAM - BMA

1005 kr - 2455 kr

Train  •  10h 48m

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H Ic
  2. Take the train from København H to Malmö Centralstation 029
  3. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Södra station

1536 kr - 2171 kr

Drive  •  11h 4m

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Stockholm 1112.6 km

1500 kr - 2200 kr

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Stockholm is to bus which costs 45€ - 55€ and takes 14h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Stockholm is to fly which costs 50€ - 200€ and takes 4h 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB and arriving at Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hamburg to Stockholm station. However, there are services departing from Hamburg Hbf and arriving at Stockholm Södra station via København H and Malmö Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 48m.

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The distance between Hamburg and Stockholm is 808 km. The road distance is 1112.6 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Stockholm without a car is to train which takes 10h 48m and costs 140€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 4h 9m to get from Hamburg to Stockholm, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Stockholm is to fly which takes 4h 9m and costs 50€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 140€ - 210€ and takes 10h 48m, you could also bus, which costs 45€ - 55€ and takes 14h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Hamburg to Stockholm.
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  • Distance: 807.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 9m

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

Scandinavian Airlines, Eurowings and Norwegian Air Shuttle fly from Hamburg to Stockholm every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hamburg to Stockholm via Koebenhavn H, København H, and Malmö Centralstation in around 10h 48m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
550 kr - 4000 kr
Flights from Hamburg to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550 kr - 4000 kr
Flights from Hamburg to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
550 kr - 4000 kr
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Hamburg to Stockholm Bromma via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1100 kr - 3700 kr
Flights from Hamburg to Stockholm Bromma via Tallinn
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1100 kr - 3600 kr
Flights from Hamburg to Stockholm Bromma via Riga
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
1100 kr - 3500 kr
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Hamburg to Stockholm Bromma via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1700 kr - 4500 kr
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Hamburg to Stockholm Bromma via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
950 kr - 2500 kr
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
500 kr - 3000 kr
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Hamburg to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
900 kr - 4000 kr
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
900 kr - 1300 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
460 kr - 650 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
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)
Kiruna Stadstrafik
Website
buss.kiruna.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Kiruna Stadstrafik
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
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
50 kr - 190 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
140 kr - 190 kr
2nd Class Ticket
50 kr - 65 kr
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Södra station
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
500 kr - 750 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
500 kr - 700 kr
2nd Class Ticket
600 kr - 750 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 Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
470 kr - 600 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Hamburg Airport to Stockholm Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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

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Hamburg to Stockholm train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Stockholm Södra station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg to Stockholm is 1113 km. It takes approximately 11h 4m to drive from Hamburg to Stockholm.

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Eurowings, Norwegian Air Shuttle and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Hamburg Airport to Stockholm Airport.

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Book your Hamburg to Stockholm bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 483+ hotels available in Stockholm. Prices start at 1000 kr SEK per night.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Hamburg Airport is to subway which takes 12 min and costs 2€.

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