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There are 9 ways to get from Rome to Lübeck by plane, train, bus, car or taxi

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 Rome to Hamburg, train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Hamburg (HAM) FCO - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$75 - $281

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Fly Rome Ciampino to Hamburg, train  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Hamburg (HAM) CIA - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$69 - $199

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Fly Rome to Rostock, train  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Rostock (RLG) FCO - RLG
  2. Take the train from Güstrow, Bahnhof to Lübeck, Hauptbahnhof

$261 - $821

Train via Milano Centrale  •  17 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini Station to Milano Centrale Station Fr
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice
  4. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  5. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re8 / ...

$247 - $507

Train Trenitalia  •  21 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Muenchen Hbf En
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Ice

$238 - $386

Bus  •  26 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Munich, Munich central bus station 531
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Lübeck N05

$97 - $166

Bus, train  •  32 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Szczecin
  2. Take the train from Szczecin, Glowny to Lübeck, Hauptbahnhof Re4

$127 - $182

Drive, train, taxi  •  16 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  4. Take a taxi from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck

$489 - $676

Drive  •  15 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Lübeck 1079.8 miles

$260 - $380

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs 60€ - 180€ and takes 8 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs 65€ - 250€ and takes 6 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Rome and arriving at Lübeck via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome station to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini Station and arriving at Lübeck Hbf via Milano Centrale, Basel SBB, Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 13 min.

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The distance between Rome and Lübeck is 1337 km. The road distance is 1727.7 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Lübeck without a car is to train which takes 17 h 13 min and costs 210€ - 440€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Rome to Lübeck, including transfers.

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

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Rome to Lübeck train services, operated by ItaloTreno, arrive at Roma Termini Station.

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The best way to get from Rome to Lübeck is to train which takes 17 h 13 min and costs 210€ - 440€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 85€ - 150€ and takes 26 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Lübeck.
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  • Distance: 835.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 34 min

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Lübeck, Germany?

You can take a train from Rome to Lübeck via Milano Centrale Station, Milano Centrale, Basel SBB, Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, and Hamburg Hbf in around 17 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rome to Lübeck via Munich, Munich central bus station in around 26 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Rome to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Rome to Rostock via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Rome to Rostock via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Rome to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Rome to Hamburg via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Rome to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Rome to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Rome to Hamburg via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Hamburg via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Hamburg via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Rome to Rostock via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Rome to Rostock via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Rome to Rostock via Zurich, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Rome to Rostock via Frankfurt, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Hamburg via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Hamburg via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Hamburg via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
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 Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Güstrow, Bahnhof to Lübeck, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Website
bahn.de
Train from Szczecin, Glowny to Lübeck, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $120
First
$75 - $190
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
13 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$130 - $160
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Kufstein to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
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 Rome to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Rome to Szczecin
Ave. Duration
24 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Other operators
Taxi from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Hansa Taxu
Phone
+49 40/211211
Website
taxi211211.de

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 25 min.

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Rome to Lübeck bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lübeck station.

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Rome to Lübeck train services, operated by HVV, arrive at Lübeck Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Lübeck is 1728 km. It takes approximately 15 h 59 min to drive from Rome to Lübeck.

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Brussels Airlines, KLM, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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Book your Rome to Lübeck bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 1717+ hotels available in Lübeck. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs 10€ - 15€.

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