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There are 5 ways to get from Kolding to Hamburg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Kolding St. to Hamburg Dammtor Ic

$35 - $55

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Bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Kolding to Hamburg 172 / ...

$15 - $27

3 alternative options

Train via Flensburg  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Kolding St. to Flensburg Ic
  2. Take the train from Flensburg to Neumünster Re7
  3. Take the train from Neumünster to Hamburg Dammtor Re7

$23 - $33

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Kolding to Hamburg 148.6 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Billund (BLL) to Hamburg (HAM) BLL - HAM

$98 - $193

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The cheapest way to get from Kolding to Hamburg is to bus which costs 100 kr - 170 kr and takes 4 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kolding to Hamburg is to drive which costs 220 kr - 330 kr and takes 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kolding and arriving at Hamburg. Services depart four times a day, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kolding St. and arriving at Hamburg Dammtor. Services depart once a week, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 58 min.

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The distance between Kolding and Hamburg is 216 km. The road distance is 237.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kolding to Hamburg without a car is to train which takes 2 h 58 min and costs 230 kr - 330 kr.

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The train from Kolding St. to Hamburg Dammtor takes 2 h 58 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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

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Kolding to Hamburg train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from Kolding St. station.

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The best way to get from Kolding to Hamburg is to train which takes 2 h 58 min and costs 230 kr - 330 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100 kr - 170 kr and takes 4 h 35 min, you could also fly, which costs 600 kr - 1300 kr and takes 5 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Kolding to Hamburg.
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  • Distance: 134.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 58 min

What companies run services between Kolding, Denmark and Hamburg, Germany?

Danish Railways (DSB) operates a train from Kolding to Hamburg once a week. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Kolding to Hamburg 4 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $27 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Billund to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $410
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Billund to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Billund to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Billund to Hamburg via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Billund to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Kolding St. to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Kolding St. to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
dsb.dk
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Flensburg to Neumünster
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Train from Neumünster to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kolding to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Billund Airport to Hamburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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

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Kolding to Hamburg train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), arrive at Hamburg Dammtor station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kolding to Hamburg is 238 km. It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to drive from Kolding to Hamburg.

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Scandinavian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Billund Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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There are 715+ hotels available in Hamburg. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kolding to Billund Airport is to bus which takes 1 h 3 min and costs 40 kr - 60 kr.

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