There are 11 ways to get from Istanbul to Lübeck by plane, train, bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Istanbul to Hamburg, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Hamburg (HAM) IST - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$74 - $276

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Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Hamburg, train  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Hamburg (HAM) SAW - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$76 - $261

Fly Istanbul to Bremen, train  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Bremen (BRE) IST - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$111 - $368

Fly Istanbul to Hannover, train  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Hannover (HAJ) IST - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$115 - $409

Fly Istanbul to Berlin Tegel, train  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) IST - TXL
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$126 - $449

Bus Alpar Turizm, train  •  37 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Munich
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re8 / ...

$228 - $324

Bus Racic Eurobus, train  •  42 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Hamburg
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Reinfeld Re8

$148 - $171

Bus  •  42 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Munich
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Lübeck N05

$130 - $165

Night train, train  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re8 / ...

$320 - $500

Bus EAAA, train  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas
  2. Take the bus from Burgas to Hamburg
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re8 / ...

$137 - $224

Drive  •  23 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Lübeck 1557.5 miles

$320 - $480

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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs 450 ₺ - 1.700 ₺ and takes 7 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs 450 ₺ - 1.700 ₺ and takes 7 h 23 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Lübeck is 1971 km. The road distance is 2492 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Lübeck without a car is to bus and train which takes 37 h 11 min and costs 1.400 ₺ - 2.000 ₺.

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It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to get from Istanbul to Lübeck, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 10 min.

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Lübeck is 2 h behind Istanbul. It is currently 9:08 AM in Istanbul and 8:08 AM in Lübeck.

Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Lübeck is 2492 km. It takes approximately 23 h 57 min to drive from Istanbul to Lübeck.

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LOT, KLM, Air France and two other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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The nearest airport to Lübeck is Hamburg (HAM) Airport which is 51.9 km away. Other nearby airports include Rostock (RLG) (105 km), Bremen (BRE) (155.2 km) and Hannover (HAJ) (170.2 km).

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There are 1181+ hotels available in Lübeck. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport is to Metro which takes 34 min and costs 4 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Lübeck.
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  • Distance: 1231.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 23 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Lübeck, Germany?

You can take a bus from Istanbul to Lübeck via Otogar, Istanbul, Munich, and Munich, Munich central bus station in around 42 h 53 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Istanbul to Hamburg via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Hamburg via Izmir
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Istanbul to Bremen
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Istanbul to Hannover
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $460
Flights from Istanbul to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Istanbul to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Istanbul to Bremen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Istanbul to Hannover via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Istanbul to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Hamburg via Antalya
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Istanbul to Hamburg via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Bremen via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Istanbul to Hannover via Antalya
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Hannover via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Istanbul to Hannover via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Kiev
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Train operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Reinfeld
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
bdz.bg
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Bus operators
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Munich
Ave. Duration
28 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$84
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Burgas
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Racic Eurobus
Website
racicbg.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
33 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$116
Schedules at
racicbg.com
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Burgas to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
rta.government.bg

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