There are 9 ways to get from Konstanz to Hamburg by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Zurich, fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Konstanz to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Hamburg (HAM) ZRH - HAM

$71 - $243

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Bus  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz to Hamburg 024 / ...

$45 - $80

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Train to Friedrichshafen, fly  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Radolfzell to Friedrichshafen Flughafen
  2. Fly from Friedrichshafen (FDH) to Hamburg (HAM) FDH - HAM

$225 - $701

Train to Stuttgart, fly  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Böblingen
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Hamburg (HAM) STR - HAM

$94 - $273

Train to Basel, fly  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Basel Bad Bf
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Hamburg (HAM) BSL - HAM

$99 - $327

Train via Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Konstanz to Offenburg Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Offenburg to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice
  3. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice

$185 - $272

Train  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Konstanz to Karlsruhe Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor Ec / ...

$193 - $285

Drive, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Konstanz to Würzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice

$142 - $215

Drive  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Konstanz to Hamburg 528.1 miles

$110 - $160

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz and arriving at Hamburg. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Konstanz to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Konstanz and arriving at Hamburg Hbf via Offenburg and Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 20 min.

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The distance between Konstanz and Hamburg is 660 km. The road distance is 845 km.

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The best way to get from Konstanz to Hamburg without a car is to train which takes 9 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Konstanz to Hamburg, including transfers.

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Konstanz to Hamburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz station.

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

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The best way to get from Konstanz to Hamburg is to train which takes 9 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Konstanz to Hamburg.
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  • Distance: 412.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 52 min

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

You can take a train from Konstanz to Hamburg via Offenburg and Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe in around 9 h 20 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Konstanz to Hamburg twice daily. Tickets cost $45 - $80 and the journey takes 12 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Hamburg via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $460
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
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 Konstanz to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Radolfzell to Friedrichshafen Flughafen
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Böblingen
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Konstanz to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Offenburg to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Konstanz to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
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
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Konstanz to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Konstanz to Hamburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Hamburg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Konstanz to Hamburg is 845 km. It takes approximately 7 h 27 min to drive from Konstanz to Hamburg.

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Swiss, Lufthansa and Eurowings offer flights from Zurich Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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Book your Konstanz to Hamburg bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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