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There are 10 ways to get from Norway to Hamburg by plane, train, bus, car ferry, ferry or car

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Fly from Oslo  •  4h 11m

  1. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Hamburg (HAM) OSL - HAM

44€ - 238€

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Fly from Stavanger  •  6h 9m

  1. Fly from Stavanger (SVG) to Hamburg (HAM) SVG - HAM

62€ - 248€

Fly from Kristiansand  •  6h 5m

  1. Fly from Kristiansand (KRS) to Hamburg (HAM) KRS - HAM

77€ - 272€

Fly from Bergen  •  6h 27m

  1. Fly from Bergen (BGO) to Hamburg (HAM) BGO - HAM

82€ - 370€

Fly from Trondheim  •  6h 35m

  1. Fly from Trondheim (TRD) to Hamburg (HAM) TRD - HAM

77€ - 297€

Train  •  15h 1m

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Halden stasjon R20
  2. Take the train from Halden to Göteborg Central Tåg
  3. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
  4. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic

Bus  •  15h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Copenhagen Airport Bus4You
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen central train station to Hamburg central bus station N05 / ...

50€ - 70€

Car ferry, bus  •  20h 54m

  1. Take the car ferry from Oslo to Frederkishavn
  2. Take the bus from Havnepladsen to Aalborg Busterminal
  3. Take the bus from Aalborg Bus Station to Hamburg Central Bus Station

152€ - 226€

Ferry, train  •  22h 41m

  1. Take the ferry from Oslo Hjortneskaien to Kiel Norwegen-Kai Oslo-Kiel
  2. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...

Drive  •  10h 31m

  1. Drive from Oslo to Hamburg 1065.3 km

140€ - 210€

Norway → Germany
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International entry into Germany from Norway

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Norway
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from Albania, Andorra, Australia, China, Falkland Islands, Hong Kong, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Norway

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Innlandet in Norway
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
France: Mayotte, French Guiana, Guadeloupe
Finland: Satakunta, Uusimaa, Varsinais-Suomi
Norway: Innlandet
Portugal: Azores, Madeira

This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Belgium, Denmark, France, Greece, Ireland, Latvia, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland and Vatican

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No, entry into Germany from Norway is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Hamburg is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Hamburg is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Hamburg is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Norway from Germany.

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Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Norway to Hamburg is to bus which costs kr 500 - kr 750 and takes 15h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Norway to Hamburg is to fly which costs kr 450 - kr 2500 and takes 4h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Norway to Hamburg station. However, there are services departing from Oslo Bussterminal and arriving at Hamburg central bus station via Københavns Lufthavn and Copenhagen central train station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Norway to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Oslo S and arriving at Hamburg Hbf via Halden, Göteborg Centralstation and København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 1m.

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The distance between Norway and Hamburg is 775 km. The road distance is 1065.3 km.

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The best way to get from Norway to Hamburg without a car is to train which takes 15h 1m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 11m to get from Norway to Hamburg, including transfers.

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Norway to Hamburg bus services, operated by Bus4You, depart from Oslo Bussterminal station.

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Norway to Hamburg train services, operated by Norwegian Railways (VY), depart from Oslo S station.

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The best way to get from Norway to Hamburg is to fly which takes 4h 11m and costs kr 450 - kr 2500. Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 15h 1m, you could also bus, which costs kr 500 - kr 750 and takes 15h 13m.

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Map of how to get from Norway to Hamburg.
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  • Distance: 774.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 11m

What companies run services between Norway and Hamburg, Germany?

Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle and Eurowings fly from Lillestrøm to Hamburg every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Oslo to Hamburg via Halden, Göteborg Centralstation, and København H in around 15h 1m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Oslo to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 420€
Flights from Oslo to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 420€
Flights from Oslo to Hamburg via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
85€ - 420€
Flights from Stavanger to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 240€
Flights from Stavanger to Hamburg via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
Flights from Stavanger to Hamburg via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
Flights from Stavanger to Hamburg via Bergen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
Flights from Stavanger to Hamburg via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
60€ - 270€
Flights from Kristiansand to Hamburg via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 300€
Flights from Kristiansand to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 340€
Flights from Kristiansand to Hamburg via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 300€
Flights from Kristiansand to Hamburg via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
75€ - 320€
Flights from Bergen to Hamburg via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
Flights from Bergen to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
Flights from Bergen to Hamburg via Stavanger, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
Flights from Bergen to Hamburg via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 270€
Flights from Trondheim to Hamburg via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 280€
Flights from Trondheim to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 280€
Flights from Trondheim to Hamburg via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 290€
Flights from Trondheim to Hamburg via Bergen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 300€
Flights from Trondheim to Hamburg via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 280€
Flights from Trondheim to Hamburg via Stavanger, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 290€
Flights from Trondheim to Hamburg via Stockholm, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 290€
Flights from Trondheim to Hamburg via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
70€ - 300€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stavanger to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 230€
Flights from Kristiansand to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 380€
Flights from Bergen to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 380€
Flights from Trondheim to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 270€
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Bergen to Hamburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
80€ - 290€
Flights from Trondheim to Hamburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
80€ - 280€
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oslo to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
29€ - 140€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Oslo to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bergen to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 430€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bergen to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 260€
Train operators
Vygruppen AS
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
vy.no
Train from Halden to Göteborg Central
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Vygruppen AS
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Öresundståg
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
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 Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
16€ - 24€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
HVV
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Flixtrain
Bus operators
Bus4You
Website
bus4you.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Copenhagen Airport
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Bus4You
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen central train station to Hamburg central bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 22€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Aalborg Bus Station to Hamburg Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
80€ - 100€
Website
Comati PSG
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Oslo to Frederkishavn
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 130€
Website
dfds.co.uk
2-bed inside cabin
69€
2-bed sea view cabin
124€
Commodore Class 2-berth cabin
207€
Color Line AS
Phone
+45 99 56 19 00
Website
colorline.no
Ferry from Oslo Hjortneskaien to Kiel Norwegen-Kai
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Color Line AS

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

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

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Norway to Hamburg train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), arrive at Hamburg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Norway to Hamburg is 1065 km. It takes approximately 10h 31m to drive from Norway to Hamburg.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle, Eurowings and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Oslo Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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There are 404+ hotels available in Hamburg. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Norway to Oslo Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs kr 60 - kr 150.

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