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There are 5 ways to get from Hamburg to Wacken by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Elmshorn Rb61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Elmshorn to Itzehoe Rb61 / ...

$66 - $84

Cheapest option

Line 15 bus, train  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 15 bus from Alsterchaussee to Bf. Altona 15
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Altona to Itzehoe Re6 / ...

$66 - $83

3 alternative options

Line 25 bus, train  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Hebbelstraße to Bf. Altona 25
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Altona to Itzehoe Re6 / ...

$66 - $84

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hamburg to Wacken 47.5 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Wacken 47.5 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Wacken is to drive which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Wacken is to taxi which costs 190€ - 240€ and takes 50 min.

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The distance between Hamburg and Wacken is 65 km. The road distance is 75.9 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Wacken without a car is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs 55€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Hamburg to Wacken, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg to Wacken is 76 km. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Hamburg to Wacken.

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There are 82+ hotels available in Wacken. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hamburg to Wacken.
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  • Distance: 40.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

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

You can take a train from Hamburg to Wacken via Elmshorn and Itzehoe in around 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Elmshorn
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Train from Elmshorn to Itzehoe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Altona to Itzehoe
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Bus from Alsterchaussee to Bf. Altona
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
hvv.de
Bus from Hebbelstraße to Bf. Altona
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
hvv.de
Other operators
Taxi from Hamburg to Wacken
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Hansa Taxu
Phone
+49 40/211211
Website
taxi211211.de

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