There are 6 ways to get from San Francisco to Lübeck by plane or train

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 San Francisco to Hamburg, train  •  17 h 2 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Hamburg (HAM) SFO - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$304 - $693

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Fly San Francisco to Copenhagen, train  •  18 h 38 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Copenhagen (CPH) SFO - CPH
  2. Take the train from København H to Lübeck Hbf

$238 - $1,073

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Fly Oakland to Hamburg, train  •  17 h 21 min

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

$418 - $746

Fly San Francisco to Bremen, train  •  18 h 20 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Bremen (BRE) SFO - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$533 - $2,180

Fly Oakland to Copenhagen, train  •  18 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Copenhagen (CPH) OAK - CPH
  2. Take the train from København H to Lübeck Hbf

$382 - $1,276

Fly San Francisco to Frankfurt, train  •  19 h 22 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Frankfurt (FRA) SFO - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$309 - $1,077

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs $230 - $1,100 and takes 18 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs $300 - $700 and takes 17 h 2 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and Lübeck is 5549 miles.

It takes approximately 17 h 2 min to get from San Francisco to Lübeck, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Francisco Airport to Hamburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 12 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Lübeck is 9 h ahead of San Francisco. It is currently 11:08 PM in San Francisco and 8:08 AM in Lübeck.

Eurowings, Icelandair, Scandinavian Airlines and seven other airlines offer flights from San Francisco Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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The nearest airport to Lübeck is Hamburg (HAM) Airport which is 32.5 miles away. Other nearby airports include Rostock (RLG) (65.6 miles), Bremen (BRE) (97 miles) and Hannover (HAJ) (106.4 miles).

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There are 1181+ hotels available in Lübeck. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to San Francisco Airport is to BART which takes 28 min and costs $6 - $9.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Lübeck.
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  • Distance: 5549.2 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 2 min

What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Lübeck, Germany?

There is no direct connection from San Francisco to Lübeck. However, you can take the BART to San Francisco International Airport, take the walk to San Francisco airport, fly to Hamburg, take the walk to Hamburg Airport, take the subway to Ohlsdorf, take the subway to Hamburg Hbf, then take the train to Lübeck. Alternatively, you can take the BART to Coliseum, take the BART to Oakland International Airport, take the walk to Oakland airport, fly to Hamburg, take the walk to Hamburg Airport, take the subway to Ohlsdorf, take the subway to Hamburg Hbf, then take the train to Lübeck.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,700
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,700
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via Copenhagen, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
Flights from San Francisco to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from San Francisco to Bremen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,300
Flights from San Francisco to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $3,100
Flights from San Francisco to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $3,100
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,600
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,500
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from San Francisco to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
Flights from San Francisco to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Flights from San Francisco to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $3,100
Flights from San Francisco to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $3,100
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,600
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via Toronto
Ave. Duration
13 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via Montreal
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,600
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from San Francisco to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,600
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via Toronto
Ave. Duration
13 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via Montreal
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,400
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via Salt Lake City, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18 h 16 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,800
Flights from San Francisco to Bremen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,500
Flights from San Francisco to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,800
Flights from San Francisco to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $4,800
Flights from San Francisco to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $6,000
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,900
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via Seattle, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,800
Flights from San Francisco to Copenhagen via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $3,000
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,500
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,900
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via Seattle, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,800
Flights from San Francisco to Copenhagen via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $3,000
Flights from San Francisco to Copenhagen via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,100
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,500
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,400
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via Salt Lake City, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18 h 16 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,800
Flights from San Francisco to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,800
Flights from San Francisco to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $4,800
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via Salt Lake City, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
16 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,700
Flights from San Francisco to Bremen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,500
Flights from San Francisco to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $6,000
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,500
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via Seattle, Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Copenhagen via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $1,900
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,600
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Oakland to Copenhagen via Oslo
Ave. Duration
15 h 7 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Oakland to Copenhagen via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,900
Flights from San Francisco to Copenhagen via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $3,000
Flights from San Francisco to Copenhagen via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from San Francisco to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
13 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,900
Flights from San Francisco to Copenhagen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $3,300
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,500
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via Oslo
Ave. Duration
17 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
WOW air
Website
wowair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Copenhagen via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $2,500
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Oakland to Hamburg via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
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
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
hvv.de
Second Class
$21 - $40
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $40
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$40 - $140
Danish Railways (DSB)

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