There are 10 ways to get from Strasbourg to Hamburg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor Ice

$147 - $219

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Bus  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe 108 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Hamburg 007 / ...

$39 - $73

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Train via Karlsruhe Hbf  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice

$144 - $233

Drive, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Strasbourg to Würzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice

$135 - $200

Drive  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Strasbourg to Hamburg 442 miles

$95 - $140

Train to Saarbrucken, fly  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Sarreguemines
  2. Fly from Saarbrucken (SCN) to Hamburg (HAM) SCN - HAM

$120 - $317

Train to Stuttgart, fly  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Hamburg (HAM) STR - HAM

$80 - $252

Train, train to Mannheim, fly  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Fly from Mannheim (MHG) to Hamburg (HAM) MHG - HAM

$216 - $460

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  4. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hamburg (HAM) FRA - HAM

$115 - $341

Train to Basel, fly  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to St-Louis (Haut-Rhin)
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Hamburg (HAM) BSL - HAM

$71 - $273

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The cheapest way to get from Strasbourg to Hamburg is to bus which costs 30€ - 65€ and takes 12 h.

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The quickest way to get from Strasbourg to Hamburg is to train and fly which costs 100€ - 270€ and takes 4 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Strasbourg to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Strasbourg and arriving at Hamburg via Karlsruhe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Strasbourg to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Strasbourg and arriving at Hamburg Dammtor via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 16 min.

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The distance between Strasbourg and Hamburg is 577 km. The road distance is 707.2 km.

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The best way to get from Strasbourg to Hamburg without a car is to train which takes 6 h 16 min and costs 120€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to get from Strasbourg to Hamburg, including transfers.

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Strasbourg to Hamburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Strasbourg station.

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Strasbourg to Hamburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Strasbourg station.

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The best way to get from Strasbourg to Hamburg is to train which takes 6 h 16 min and costs 120€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 65€ and takes 12 h.

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  • Distance: 360.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 16 min

What companies run services between Strasbourg, France and Hamburg, Germany?

You can take a train from Strasbourg to Hamburg via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 6 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Strasbourg to Hamburg via Karlsruhe in around 12 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Flights from Saarbrucken to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
MHS Aviation GmbH
Website
mhs-aviation.de
Flights from Mannheim to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $460
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Saarbrucken to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
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 Strasbourg to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $25
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Sarreguemines
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Strasbourg to St-Louis (Haut-Rhin)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
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 Strasbourg to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus

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The quickest flight from Saarbrucken Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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

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Strasbourg to Hamburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Hamburg Dammtor station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Strasbourg to Hamburg is 707 km. It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to drive from Strasbourg to Hamburg.

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Luxair, BMI Regional and Lufthansa offer flights from Saarbrucken Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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