There are 12 ways to get from Lille to Hamburg by train, plane, bus 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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Train to Brussels, fly to Hamburg  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Hamburg (HAM) BRU - HAM

$63 - $181

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Bus  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Lille to Brussels, Brussels-North station 782 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Hamburg N71

$37 - $140

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Train to Paris CDG, fly to Hamburg  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Hamburg (HAM) CDG - HAM

$77 - $251

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Hamburg  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Hamburg (HAM) AMS - HAM

$132 - $315

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Bremen, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Bremen (BRE) AMS - BRE
  3. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor

$173 - $479

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Hamburg  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Hamburg (HAM) DUS - HAM

$142 - $288

Train, train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Hamburg  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  3. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Hamburg (HAM) CGN - HAM

$136 - $289

Train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...

$106 - $256

Train via Dortmund Hbf  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Dortmund Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor Ic / ...

$194 - $276

Train, bus  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Rotterdam Centraal Thalys
  2. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Hamburg

$97 - $174

Drive, train  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Lille to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...

$121 - $179

Drive  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Lille to Hamburg 423.1 miles

$90 - $140

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No, there is no direct bus from Lille to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Lille and arriving at Hamburg via Brussels, Brussels-North station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lille to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Lille Europe Eurostar and arriving at Hamburg Hbf via Brussels Midi-Zuid and Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 1 min.

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The distance between Lille and Hamburg is 576 km. The road distance is 677 km.

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The best way to get from Lille to Hamburg without a car is to train which takes 8 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from Lille to Hamburg, including transfers.

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

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Lille to Hamburg train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Lille Europe Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from Lille to Hamburg is to train which takes 8 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Lille to Hamburg.
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  • Distance: 360.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 41 min

What companies run services between Lille, France and Hamburg, Germany?

You can take a train from Lille to Hamburg via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, and Köln Hbf in around 8 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lille to Hamburg via Brussels, Brussels-North station in around 11 h 5 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Amsterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Amsterdam to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $5,500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$67 - $69
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $48
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Lille Europe to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$80 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Brussels - Midi to Dortmund Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$90 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Lille Europe to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $95
1st Class
$100 - $140
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 Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne, Cologne central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bruxelles - North to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Rotterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$25
High
$51

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lille to Hamburg is 677 km. It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to drive from Lille to Hamburg.

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Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Brussels Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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Book your Lille to Hamburg bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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