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There are 5 ways to get from Minneapolis to Lübeck by plane, train or bus

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Fly to Hamburg, train  •  13h 38m

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Hamburg (HAM) MSP - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf

279€ - 671€

Cheapest option

Fly to Copenhagen, bus  •  18h 43m

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Copenhagen (CPH) MSP - CPH
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Lübeck

124€ - 790€

3 alternative options

Fly to Bremen, train  •  16h 28m

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Bremen (BRE) MSP - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf

329€ - 1083€

Fly to Hannover, train  •  15h 58m

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Hannover (HAJ) MSP - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf

303€ - 998€

Fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  16h 15m

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) MSP - TXL
  2. Take the train from Berlin-Spandau to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf

328€ - 815€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Minneapolis to Lübeck is to fly and bus which costs $140 - $900 and takes 18h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Minneapolis to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs $310 - $800 and takes 13h 38m.

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The distance between Minneapolis and Lübeck is 6888 km.

It takes approximately 13h 38m to get from Minneapolis to Lübeck, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Minneapolis Airport to Hamburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 9h 55m and has one stopover.

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Lübeck is 7h ahead of Minneapolis. It is currently 10:53 PM in Minneapolis and 5:53 AM in Lübeck.

Scandinavian Airlines, United Airlines, Air France and four other airlines offer flights from Minneapolis Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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There are 2314+ hotels available in Lübeck. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Minneapolis Airport is to line 10 bus which takes 18 min and costs $15.

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Map of how to get from Minneapolis to Lübeck.
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  • Distance: 6887.7 km
  • Duration: 13h 38m

What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and Lübeck, Germany?

There is no direct connection from Minneapolis to Lübeck. However, you can take the line 10 bus to Minneapolis-St Paul Airport, take the walk to Minneapolis airport, fly to Hamburg, take the walk to Hamburg Airport, take the train to Hamburg Hbf, then take the train to Lübeck. Alternatively, you can take the line 10 bus to Minneapolis-St Paul Airport, take the walk to Minneapolis airport, fly to Bremen, take the walk to Bremen Airport, take the line 6 tram to Bremen Herdentor, take the walk to Bremen Hbf, take the train to Hamburg Hbf, then take the train to Lübeck.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 1500€
Flights from Minneapolis to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
260€ - 1200€
Flights from Minneapolis to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
340€ - 1700€
Flights from Minneapolis to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 1400€
Flights from Minneapolis to Bremen via Toronto, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
330€ - 1500€
Flights from Minneapolis to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
13h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
390€ - 2300€
Flights from Minneapolis to Hannover via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 1200€
Flights from Minneapolis to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
300€ - 1400€
Flights from Minneapolis to Hannover via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
330€ - 2000€
Flights from Minneapolis to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 1600€
Flights from Minneapolis to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 1600€
Flights from Minneapolis to Copenhagen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 1500€
Flights from Minneapolis to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 1500€
Flights from Minneapolis to Copenhagen via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 1900€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 1500€
Flights from Minneapolis to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
340€ - 1700€
Flights from Minneapolis to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
300€ - 1400€
Flights from Minneapolis to Hannover via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
330€ - 2000€
Flights from Minneapolis to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 1600€
Flights from Minneapolis to Copenhagen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 1500€
Flights from Minneapolis to Copenhagen via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 1900€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
260€ - 1200€
Flights from Minneapolis to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 1400€
Flights from Minneapolis to Bremen via Toronto, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
330€ - 1500€
Flights from Minneapolis to Hannover via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 1200€
Flights from Minneapolis to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 1600€
Flights from Minneapolis to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 1500€
Flights from Minneapolis to Copenhagen via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 1900€
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Hamburg via Chicago O'Hare, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
260€ - 1100€
Flights from Minneapolis to Bremen via Chicago O'Hare, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
340€ - 1000€
Flights from Minneapolis to Hannover via Chicago O'Hare, Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 1200€
Flights from Minneapolis to Hannover via Chicago O'Hare, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 1000€
Flights from Minneapolis to Berlin Tegel via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
260€ - 950€
Flights from Minneapolis to Copenhagen via Toronto
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 850€
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Bremen via Toronto, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
300€ - 1300€
Flights from Minneapolis to Hannover via Chicago O'Hare, Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 1200€
Flights from Minneapolis to Hannover via Chicago O'Hare, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 17m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
270€ - 1200€
Flights from Minneapolis to Berlin Tegel via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
260€ - 950€
Flights from Minneapolis to Copenhagen via Toronto
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 850€
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Hamburg via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
260€ - 600€
Flights from Minneapolis to Hamburg via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
270€ - 650€
Flights from Minneapolis to Berlin Tegel via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 650€
Flights from Minneapolis to Copenhagen via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
250€ - 600€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Hamburg via Chicago O'Hare, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
260€ - 1100€
Flights from Minneapolis to Bremen via Toronto, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
300€ - 1300€
Flights from Minneapolis to Hannover via Chicago O'Hare, Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 1200€
Flights from Minneapolis to Hannover via Chicago O'Hare, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 17m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
270€ - 1200€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Copenhagen via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 750€
Flights from Minneapolis to Copenhagen via Newark
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 800€
Flights from Minneapolis to Copenhagen via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 800€
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Berlin Tegel via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
13h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 900€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin-Spandau to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Website
HVV
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
HVV
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
HVV
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin-Spandau to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin-Spandau to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
reiseauskunft.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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Berlin-Spandau to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Berlin-Spandau to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 21€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
12€ - 15€
Business
16€ - 20€
1st Class
17€ - 21€
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin-Spandau to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 18€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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