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There are 11 ways to get from Norwich to Hamburg by plane, train, car, car train, car ferry, bus or bus and ferry

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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Fly Norwich to Hamburg  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Hamburg (HAM) NWI - HAM

$154 - $607

Cheapest option

Train, train to London Stansted, fly to Hamburg  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Ely
  2. Take the train from Ely to Stansted Airport
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Hamburg (HAM) STN - HAM

$79 - $215

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Fly Norwich to Bremen, train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Bremen (BRE) NWI - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor

$194 - $701

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Hamburg  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Hamburg (HAM) LHR - HAM

$131 - $328

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Hamburg  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Hamburg (HAM) LGW - HAM

$103 - $271

Train via Brussels - Midi  •  13 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Essen Hbf
  4. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...

$224 - $504

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  13 h

  1. Drive from Norwich to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  4. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  5. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...

$403 - $553

Train  •  13 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
  3. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabruck Hbf
  4. Take the train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor Ic / ...

$222 - $514

Train, car ferry, bus  •  20 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Manningtree
  2. Take the car ferry from Harwich to Hook of Holland
  3. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Hamburg

$111 - $176

Bus, bus and ferry  •  20 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Norwich Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Brussels, Brussels-North station 328 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Hamburg N71

$104 - $237

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Norwich to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Hamburg

$162 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Norwich to Hamburg is to train and fly which costs £60 - £170 and takes 6 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Norwich to Hamburg is to fly which costs £110 - £470 and takes 5 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Norwich station to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Norwich Bus Station and arriving at Hamburg via London Victoria, Lille and Brussels, Brussels-North station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 45 min.

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The distance between Norwich and Hamburg is 369 miles.

The best way to get from Norwich to Hamburg without a car is to train which takes 13 h 1 min and costs £170 - £390.

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Norwich to Hamburg, including transfers.

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Norwich to Hamburg bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Norwich Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Norwich to Hamburg is to fly which takes 5 h 49 min and costs £110 - £470. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £170 - £390 and takes 13 h 1 min.

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There is no direct flight from Norwich Airport to Hamburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Norwich to Hamburg.
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  • Distance: 369.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 49 min

What companies run services between Norwich, England and Hamburg, Germany?

KLM and Air France fly from Norwich to Hamburg every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Norwich to Hamburg via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels - Midi, and Essen Hbf in around 13 h 1 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from London Heathrow to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from London Heathrow to Hamburg via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from London Heathrow to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Norwich to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Norwich to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Norwich to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Norwich to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $150
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Flights from London Gatwick to Hamburg via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Train operators
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
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Essen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
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 Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Ely
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Ely
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $50
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$90 - $310
Premier
$230 - $350
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $160
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Essen, Essen central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
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
Bus from Bruxelles - North to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
eurolines.de
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Norwich Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille to Brussels North
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Hamburg is 1 h ahead of Norwich. It is currently 9:11 PM in Norwich and 10:11 PM in Hamburg.

Air France and KLM offer flights from Norwich Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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There are 721+ hotels available in Hamburg. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Norwich to Norwich Airport is to line 501 bus which takes 17 min and costs £1 - £3.

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