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

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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Drive, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Trier to Bonn Hbf
  2. Take the train from Bonn Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...

$116 - $170

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Rideshare  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Trier to Hamburg 371.1 miles

$27 - $50

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Train  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Duesseldorf Hbf Re
  2. Take the train from Oberhausen, Oberhausen central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station Flx20

$29 - $55

Bus  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Trier, Trier train to Düsseldorf 236
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Hamburg N74 / ...

$38 - $67

Drive  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Trier to Hamburg 371.3 miles

$75 - $120

Bus to Saarbrucken, fly  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Trier, Trier train to Saarbrücken
  2. Fly from Saarbrucken (SCN) to Hamburg (HAM) SCN - HAM

$137 - $338

Fly from Luxembourg  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Hamburg (HAM) LUX - HAM

$80 - $307

Train, train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Koblenz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hauptbahnhof to Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf
  3. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Hamburg (HAM) CGN - HAM

$71 - $177

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Koblenz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Hamburg (HAM) DUS - HAM

$44 - $265

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Koblenz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hamburg (HAM) FRA - HAM

$95 - $302

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Trier to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Trier, Trier train and arriving at Hamburg via Düsseldorf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 45 min.

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The distance between Trier and Hamburg is 484 km. The road distance is 594.1 km.

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The best way to get from Trier to Hamburg without a car is to train which takes 8 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Trier to Hamburg, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Trier to Hamburg is to train which takes 8 h 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 45 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 17 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Trier to Hamburg is 594 km. It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to drive from Trier to Hamburg.

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

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Map of how to get from Trier to Hamburg.
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  • Distance: 302.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 3 min

What companies run services between Trier, Germany and Hamburg, Germany?

You can take a train from Trier to Hamburg via Duesseldorf Hbf, Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof, Oberhausen Hauptbahnhof, Oberhausen, Oberhausen central station, Hamburg, Hamburg central station, and HBF/Kirchenallee in around 8 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Trier to Hamburg via Düsseldorf in around 11 h 45 min.

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 Luxembourg to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Luxembourg to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Luxembourg to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
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
Flights from Luxembourg to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
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 Bonn Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Oberhausen, Oberhausen central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hauptbahnhof to Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $30
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hauptbahnhof to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$32 - $37
Schedules at
bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Düsseldorf Hnf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
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 Trier, Trier train to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Düsseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trier, Trier train to Saarbrücken
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Trier to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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