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

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Fly to Copenhagen  •  3 h 51 min

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

$60 - $256

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Bus  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Stockholm 073

$55 - $95

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Fly to Gothenburg  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Gothenburg (GOT) HAM - GOT

$60 - $182

Fly to Stockholm  •  4 h 27 min

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

$62 - $174

Train  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec
  2. Take the train from København H to Lund Centralstation
  3. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$89 - $211

Drive  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Stockholm 695.4 miles

$150 - $230

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hamburg and arriving at Stockholm. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hamburg to Sweden station. However, there are services departing from Hamburg Hbf and arriving at Stockholm Centralstation via København H and Lund Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 13 min.

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The distance between Hamburg and Sweden is 732 km. The road distance is 1112.6 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Sweden without a car is to train which takes 11 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Hamburg to Sweden, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Sweden is to fly which takes 3 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 13 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 15 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Hamburg Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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

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Map of how to get from Hamburg to Sweden.
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  • Distance: 457.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Sweden?

Scandinavian Airlines flies from Hamburg to Malmö 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hamburg to Stockholm via København H and Lund Centralstation in around 11 h 13 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Hamburg to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Flights from Hamburg to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Hamburg to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Hamburg to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Hamburg to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$9 - $13
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$13 - $18
2nd Class Refundable
$13 - $19
1st Class Refundable
$17 - $24
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$85 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$85 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $170
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
Snälltåget
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 Stockholm
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg to Sweden is 1113 km. It takes approximately 11 h 12 min to drive from Hamburg to Sweden.

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Scandinavian Airlines offers flights from Hamburg Airport to Copenhagen Airport.

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Book your Hamburg to Sweden bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Sweden. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Hamburg Airport is to line 39 bus which takes 14 min and costs .

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