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

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

Recommended option

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Tgv
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice

$241 - $303

Cheapest option

Train to Geneva, fly to Hamburg  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Hamburg (HAM) GVA - HAM

$79 - $230

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Train Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Basel SBB Tgv
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Hamburg Dammtor Ice

$257 - $366

Bus Eurolines FR  •  16 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Dortmund
  2. Take the bus from Dortmund to Hamburg X73 / ...

$122 - $178

Bus via Karlsruhe  •  18 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Karlsruhe
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Frankfurt
  3. Take the bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Hamburg ZOB

$80 - $118

Drive  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Hamburg 739.3 miles

$150 - $230

Fly Lyon to Hamburg  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Hamburg (HAM) LYS - HAM

$94 - $241

Fly Lyon to Bremen, train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Bremen (BRE) LYS - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

$124 - $457

Fly Lyon to Hannover, train  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Hannover (HAJ) LYS - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

$128 - $491

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Hamburg is to bus which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 18 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Hamburg is to fly which costs 80€ - 210€ and takes 6 h 11 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Hamburg is 946 km. The road distance is 1182.9 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 10 min to get from Lyon to Hamburg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Lyon and arriving at Hamburg via Dortmund. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Hamburg Hbf via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 10 min.

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

You can take a train from Lyon to Hamburg via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 10 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Hamburg via Dortmund in around 16 h 47 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Flights from Lyon to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Flights from Lyon to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Lyon to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Lyon to Bremen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Lyon to Bremen via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Lyon to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Lyon to Hannover via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Hamburg via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Lyon to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Lyon to Hannover via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Lyon to Bremen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Flights from Lyon to Hannover via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lyon to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Hannover via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Lyon to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Bremen via Dusseldorf, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Hamburg via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $500
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $390
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Lyon to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Hamburg via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Lyon to Hannover via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $40
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lyon to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
11 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dortmund to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Karlsruhe to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Hamburg ZOB
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eurolines.de

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