There are 6 ways to get from Vienna to Lübeck by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Hamburg, train  •  5 h 25 min

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

$81 - $218

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Bus  •  16 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Hamburg N66
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Lübeck, Stockelsdorf 375

$62 - $102

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Fly to Bremen, train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Bremen (BRE) VIE - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$115 - $295

Train  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re8 / ...

$191 - $299

Bus, train  •  16 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna to Berlin Kaiserdamm
  2. Take the train from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf to Schwerin, Hauptbahnhof Re2
  3. Take the bus from Schwerin to Lübeck 049

$93 - $140

Drive  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Lübeck 609.6 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Lübeck is to bus which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 16 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs 70€ - 190€ and takes 5 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Lübeck, Stockelsdorf via Hamburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Lübeck Hbf via Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 45 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Lübeck is 744 km. The road distance is 975.3 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Lübeck without a car is to train which takes 9 h 45 min and costs 160€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Vienna to Lübeck, including transfers.

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

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Vienna to Lübeck train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Lübeck is to train which takes 9 h 45 min and costs 160€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 16 h 10 min.

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  • Distance: 464.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 25 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Lübeck, Germany?

You can take a train from Vienna to Lübeck via Hamburg Hbf in around 9 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Lübeck via Hamburg in around 16 h 10 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Vienna to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Vienna to Hamburg via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Vienna to Bremen via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from Vienna to Bremen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
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
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
ODEG
Website
odeg.de
Train from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf to Schwerin, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
odeg.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Lübeck, Stockelsdorf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Schwerin to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Vienna to Berlin Kaiserdamm
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
eurolines.de

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Lübeck is 975 km. It takes approximately 9 h 31 min to drive from Vienna to Lübeck.

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Swiss, Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Vienna Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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Book your Vienna to Lübeck train tickets online with Loco2 and Loco2.

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

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The nearest airport to Lübeck is Hamburg (HAM) Airport which is 51.9 km away. Other nearby airports include Rostock (RLG) (105 km), Bremen (BRE) (155.2 km) and Hannover (HAJ) (170.2 km).

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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 Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 11€.

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