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There are 7 ways to get from Seoul to Lübeck by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Incheon, fly to Hamburg, train  •  17h 40m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Hamburg (HAM) ICN - HAM
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf

269€ - 1963€

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Fly Seoul Gimpo to Hamburg, train  •  19h 2m

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Hamburg (HAM) GMP - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf

317€ - 810€

Train to Incheon, fly to Bremen, train  •  19h 55m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Bremen (BRE) ICN - BRE
  3. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf

399€ - 1025€

Train to Incheon, fly to Hannover, train  •  20h 12m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Hannover (HAJ) ICN - HAJ
  3. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf

333€ - 740€

Train to Incheon, fly to Copenhagen, bus  •  21h 50m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Copenhagen (CPH) ICN - CPH
  3. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Lübeck

384€ - 832€

Train to Incheon, fly to Rostock, train  •  20h 56m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Rostock (RLG) ICN - RLG
  3. Take the train from Schwaan to Bad Kleinen
  4. Take the train from Bad Kleinen to Luebeck Hbf

486€ - 1989€

Drive  •  5 days 5h

  1. Drive from Seoul to Lübeck 10769.9 km

1200€ - 1900€

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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs ₩430,000 - ₩1100,000 and takes 19h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Lübeck is to train and fly which costs ₩360,000 - ₩2700,000 and takes 17h 40m.

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The distance between Seoul and Lübeck is 8164 km. The road distance is 10769.9 km.

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It takes approximately 17h 40m to get from Seoul to Lübeck, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Incheon Airport to Hamburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 15m and has one stopover.

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Lübeck is 7h behind Seoul. It is currently 12:59 PM in Seoul and 5:59 AM in Lübeck.

Yes, the driving distance between Seoul to Lübeck is 10770 km. It takes approximately 5 days 5h to drive from Seoul to Lübeck.

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Asiana Airlines, LOT, British Airways and eight other airlines offer flights from Incheon Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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

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The best way to get from Seoul to Seoul Gimpo Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs ₩1,900 - ₩3,400.

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  • Distance: 8163.6 km
  • Duration: 17h 40m

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Lübeck, Germany?

There is no direct connection from Seoul to Lübeck. However, you can take the train to Incheon Int'l Airport T1, take the walk to Incheon airport, fly to Hamburg, take the walk to Hamburg Airport, take the train to Hamburg Hbf, then take the train to Lübeck. Alternatively, you can take the train to Gimpo Airport, take the walk to Seoul Gimpo airport, fly to Hamburg, take the walk to Hamburg Airport, take the train to Hamburg Hbf, then take the train to Lübeck.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Incheon to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 1400€
Flights from Incheon to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
310€ - 1400€
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Hamburg via Beijing Capital, Munich
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
360€ - 1600€
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Hamburg via Tokyo Haneda, Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
410€ - 1800€
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Hamburg via Tokyo Haneda, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
400€ - 1800€
Flights from Incheon to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
360€ - 1600€
Flights from Incheon to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
370€ - 1600€
Flights from Incheon to Bremen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
370€ - 1600€
Flights from Incheon to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320€ - 1400€
Flights from Incheon to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320€ - 1400€
Flights from Incheon to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
300€ - 1300€
Flights from Incheon to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
300€ - 1300€
Flights from Incheon to Rostock via Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
430€ - 1900€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Incheon to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
370€ - 1100€
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Hamburg via Beijing Capital, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420€ - 1400€
Flights from Incheon to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
440€ - 1300€
Flights from Incheon to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
390€ - 1200€
Flights from Incheon to Copenhagen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
370€ - 1100€
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Incheon to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
370€ - 1100€
Flights from Incheon to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
390€ - 1400€
Flights from Incheon to Hamburg via Prague
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
380€ - 900€
Flights from Incheon to Copenhagen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
370€ - 1100€
Flights from Incheon to Copenhagen via Prague
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
370€ - 1100€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Incheon to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
390€ - 1400€
Flights from Incheon to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
440€ - 2000€
Flights from Incheon to Hannover via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Every day
Estimated price
410€ - 1500€
Flights from Incheon to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
380€ - 1400€
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Incheon to Hamburg via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
17h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
400€ - 800€
Flights from Incheon to Bremen via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
390€ - 900€
Flights from Incheon to Hannover via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Every day
Estimated price
430€ - 800€
Flights from Incheon to Copenhagen via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 750€
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Incheon to Hamburg via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
270€ - 650€
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Hamburg via Beijing Capital, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 750€
Flights from Incheon to Hannover via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
17h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 700€
Flights from Incheon to Copenhagen via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
16h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
250€ - 600€
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Incheon to Hamburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
260€ - 750€
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Hamburg via Beijing Capital, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
300€ - 850€
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Hamburg via Gimhae, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
320€ - 900€
Flights from Incheon to Hannover via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
280€ - 800€
Flights from Incheon to Copenhagen via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
240€ - 700€
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Hamburg via Tokyo Haneda, Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
410€ - 1800€
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Hamburg via Tokyo Haneda, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420€ - 1700€
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Hamburg via Tokyo Haneda, Vienna
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
430€ - 1700€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Incheon to Hamburg via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
300€ - 550€
Flights from Incheon to Hannover via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
320€ - 600€
Flights from Incheon to Copenhagen via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 550€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Incheon to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
310€ - 1100€
Flights from Incheon to Hannover via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
320€ - 1100€
Flights from Incheon to Copenhagen via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
300€ - 1000€
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Hamburg via Beijing Capital, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
380€ - 1300€
Flights from Incheon to Copenhagen via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 950€
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Incheon to Hamburg via Prague
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
380€ - 900€
Flights from Incheon to Copenhagen via Prague
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
370€ - 1100€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Hamburg via Beijing Capital, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 1100€
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Hamburg via Tokyo Haneda, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
140€ - 1300€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Hamburg via Beijing Capital, Vienna
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
430€ - 1400€
Train operators
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
http://www.arex.or.kr/
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 Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Schwaan to Bad Kleinen
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bad Kleinen to Luebeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
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 Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
HVV
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
HVV
Train from Schwaan to Bad Kleinen
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
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
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
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
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Polregio
Phone
(+48) 22 439 6052
Email
info@p-r.com.pl
Website
polregio.pl
Train from Bad Kleinen to Luebeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
Polregio
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 Copenhagen to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 18€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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