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There are 6 ways to get from Oslo to Lübeck by train, plane, bus, ferry or car

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Train, fly  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Oslo lufthavn stasjon
  2. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Hamburg (HAM) OSL - HAM
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf

72€ - 295€

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Bus  •  13h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Oslo to Lübeck N613

40€ - 50€

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Bus, ferry, train  •  15h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Göteborg Nils Ericssons Terminal 600 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Göteborg to Rødby
  3. Take the ferry from Rodby to Puttgarden
  4. Take the train from Puttgarden to Luebeck Hbf Rb / ...

78€ - 110€

Train  •  16h 4m

  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
  5. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf Re / ...

113€ - 215€

Ferry, train  •  21h 55m

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

Drive  •  10h 48m

  1. Drive from Oslo to Lübeck 1072.2 km

150€ - 230€

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The cheapest way to get from Oslo to Lübeck is to bus which costs kr 430 - kr 550 and takes 13h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Oslo to Lübeck is to train and fly which costs kr 750 - kr 3200 and takes 5h 12m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oslo and arriving at Lübeck. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Oslo to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Oslo S and arriving at Luebeck Hbf via Halden, Göteborg Centralstation, København H and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 4m.

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The distance between Oslo and Lübeck is 672 km. The road distance is 1072.2 km.

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The best way to get from Oslo to Lübeck without a car is to bus which takes 13h 15m and costs kr 430 - kr 550.

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It takes approximately 5h 12m to get from Oslo to Lübeck, including transfers.

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Oslo to Lübeck bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Oslo station.

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

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The best way to get from Oslo to Lübeck is to bus which takes 13h 15m and costs kr 430 - kr 550. Alternatively, you can train, which costs kr 1200 - kr 2300 and takes 16h 4m.

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  • Distance: 672 km
  • Duration: 5h 12m

What companies run services between Oslo, Norway and Lübeck, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Oslo to Lübeck 3 times a day. Tickets cost 40€ - 50€ and the journey takes 13h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Oslo to Lübeck via Halden, Göteborg Central, Göteborg Centralstation, København H, and Hamburg Hbf in around 16h 4m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Oslo to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 360€
Flights from Oslo to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 360€
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oslo to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 240€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Oslo to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 200€
Train operators
Flytoget
Phone
23 15 90 00
Email
flytoget@flytoget.no
Website
flytoget.no
Train from Oslo S to Oslo lufthavn stasjon
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
15€ - 17€
Website
Flytoget AS
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 Puttgarden to Luebeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Luebeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
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 Puttgarden to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
HVV
Train from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
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
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
Norwegian Railways (VY)
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
vy.no
Train from Oslo S to Halden stasjon
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
vy.no
Train from Halden stasjon to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 30€
Website
vy.no
Vygruppen AS
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
vy.no
Train from Halden to Göteborg Central
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Vygruppen AS
SJ
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Website
sj.se
Train from Halden to Göteborg Central
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
SJ
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Öresundståg
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Oslo to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Vy Travel AB
Phone
+46 771 15 15 15
Email
info@tagkompaniet.se
Website
vy.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Göteborg Nils Ericssons Terminal
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Vy Travel AB
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
Bus4You
Ferry operators
Scandlines
Phone
+45 33 15 15 15
Email
Scandlines@scandlines.com
Website
scandlines.se
Ferry from Rodby to Puttgarden
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
40€
Website
Scandlines
Economy
40€
Flexible
95€
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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Oslo to Lübeck bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lübeck station.

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Oslo to Lübeck train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Luebeck Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oslo to Lübeck is 1072 km. It takes approximately 10h 48m to drive from Oslo to Lübeck.

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

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Book your Oslo to Lübeck bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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

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