There are 10 ways to get from Hamburg to Trier by train, car, bus, shuttle or plane

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Train, drive  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Drive from Köln Hbf to Trier

$114 - $173

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Bus  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport X73 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Trier, Trier train 236

$36 - $61

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Train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Trier Hbf Re12 / ...

$93 - $171

Train via Bonn Hbf  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Bonn Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Bonn to Trier, Hauptbahnhof Re

$103 - $144

Bus, shuttle  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg ZOB to Frankfurt Hbf
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Trier Hauptbahnhof

$58 - $118

Drive  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Trier 370.2 miles

$75 - $120

Fly to Saarbrucken, bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Saarbrucken (SCN) HAM - SCN
  2. Take the bus from Saarbrücken to Trier, Trier train

$138 - $339

Fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) HAM - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Trier Hbf

$57 - $208

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Dusseldorf (DUS) HAM - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Trier, Hauptbahnhof

$43 - $130

Fly to Mannheim, bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Mannheim (MHG) HAM - MHG
  2. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Trier, Trier train

$195 - $416

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The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Trier is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 10 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Trier is to fly and bus which costs 110€ - 290€ and takes 5 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hamburg to Trier. However, there are services departing from Hamburg and arriving at Trier, Trier train via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hamburg to Trier. However, there are services departing from Hamburg Hbf and arriving at Trier Hbf via Köln, Dom / Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 33 min.

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The distance between Hamburg and Trier is 484 km. The road distance is 592.3 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Trier without a car is to train which takes 7 h 33 min and costs 75€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Hamburg to Trier, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Trier is to train which takes 7 h 33 min and costs 75€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 10 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Hamburg to Trier.
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  • Distance: 302.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 34 min

What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Trier, Germany?

You can take a train from Hamburg to Trier via Köln Hbf and Köln, Dom / Hbf in around 7 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hamburg to Trier via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport in around 10 h 10 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Hamburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Flights from Hamburg to Saarbrucken via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Hamburg to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Hamburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
MHS Aviation GmbH
Website
mhs-aviation.de
Flights from Hamburg to Mannheim
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $490
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Hamburg to Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $480
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 Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Trier Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
bahn.de
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Köln Hbf to Trier, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Bonn to Trier, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Trier, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
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 Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Trier, Trier train
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Saarbrücken to Trier, Trier train
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Trier, Trier train
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Hamburg ZOB to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Flibco
Phone
+352 26 58 57 1
Website
flibco.com
Shuttle from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Trier Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $40
Schedules at
flibco.com
Standard Ticket
$8 - $40
Low
$6
High
$35

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The quickest flight from Hamburg Airport to Saarbrucken Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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

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Hamburg to Trier train services, operated by Bahn DE, arrive at Trier Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg to Trier is 592 km. It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to drive from Hamburg to Trier.

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Luxair, Lufthansa and BMI Regional offer flights from Hamburg Airport to Saarbrucken Airport.

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There are 386+ hotels available in Trier. Prices start at $58 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 2€ - 4€.

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