There are 4 ways to get from Lübeck to Flensburg by bus, train, rideshare or car
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Bus • 2 h 30 min
$9 - $16
Rideshare • 2 h 6 min
$6 - $12
2 alternative options
Train • 3 h 36 min
$10 - $15
Drive • 1 h 41 min
$20 - $30
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Lübeck to Flensburg is to rideshare which costs 5€ - 11€ and takes 2 h 6 min.
The quickest way to get from Lübeck to Flensburg is to drive which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 1 h 41 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lübeck and arriving at Flensburg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.
No, there is no direct train from Lübeck to Flensburg. However, there are services departing from Lübeck Hbf and arriving at Flensburg via Bad Oldesloe and Neumünster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 36 min.
The distance between Lübeck and Flensburg is 130 km. The road distance is 158.1 km.
The best way to get from Lübeck to Flensburg without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 30 min and costs 8€ - 14€.
The bus from Lübeck to Flensburg takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs once daily.
Lübeck to Flensburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lübeck station.
Lübeck to Flensburg train services, operated by HVV, depart from Bad Oldesloe station.
The best way to get from Lübeck to Flensburg is to bus which takes 2 h 30 min and costs 8€ - 14€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 3 h 36 min.
What companies run services between Lübeck, Germany and Flensburg, Germany?
FlixBus operates a bus from Lübeck to Flensburg once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lübeck to Flensburg via Bad Oldesloe and Neumünster in around 3 h 36 min.
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.
Bus from Lübeck to Flensburg
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 30 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- $9 - $16
A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from Lübeck to Flensburg
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 6 min
- 3 times a day
- Estimated price
- $6 - $12
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More Questions & Answers
Lübeck to Flensburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Flensburg station.
Lübeck to Flensburg train services, operated by HVV, arrive at Flensburg station.
Yes, the driving distance between Lübeck to Flensburg is 158 km. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Lübeck to Flensburg.
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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Lübeck and Flensburg. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.