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

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Train  •  7h 33m

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

$61 - $168

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Train Flixtrain  •  9h 32m

  1. Take the train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Gelsenkirchen, Gelsenkirchen central station
  2. Take the train from Gelsenkirchen Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Trier Hbf

$67 - $114

Bus  •  11h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg ZOB to Frankfurt Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Trier, Trier train 780 / ...

$63 - $90

Train, drive  •  5h 33m

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

$100 - $149

Drive  •  5h 33m

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Trier 370.2 miles

$75 - $120

Fly to Saarbrucken, bus  •  5h 29m

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Saarbrucken (SCN) HAM - SCN
  2. Take the bus from Saarbrücken Bus Station to Trier Central Train Station

$168 - $379

Fly to Cologne Bonn, train  •  6h 14m

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

$89 - $207

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  6h 39m

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Dusseldorf (DUS) HAM - DUS
  2. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Trier Hbf

$83 - $212

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7h 18m

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Frankfurt (FRA) HAM - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
  3. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Trier Hbf

$133 - $359

Fly to Mannheim, train, bus  •  7h 40m

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

$199 - $423

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The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Trier is to bus which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 11h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Trier is to fly and bus which costs 140€ - 330€ and takes 5h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hamburg to Trier. However, there are services departing from Hamburg ZOB and arriving at Trier, Trier train via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 25m.

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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 7h 33m.

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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 7h 33m and costs 50€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 7h 33m to get from Hamburg to Trier, including transfers.

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Hamburg to Trier bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Hamburg ZOB 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 7h 33m and costs 50€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 11h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Hamburg to Trier.
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  • Distance: 302.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 33m

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

You can take a train from Hamburg to Trier via Köln, Dom / Hbf in around 7h 33m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hamburg to Trier via Frankfurt Hbf and Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station in around 11h 25m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Flights from Hamburg to Saarbrucken via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Hamburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Hamburg to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Flights from Hamburg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Hamburg to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Hamburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Hamburg to Mannheim
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Hamburg to Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
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
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Gelsenkirchen Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Gelsenkirchen, Gelsenkirchen central station
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Gelsenkirchen, Gelsenkirchen central station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Trier Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Hamburg ZOB to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
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 Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Trier, Trier train
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Kaiserslautern to Trier, Trier train
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Saarbrücken Bus Station to Trier Central Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
Karat-S

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

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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 5h 33m 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 384+ hotels available in Trier. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Hamburg Airport is to line 39 bus which takes 14m and costs 2€ - 4€.

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