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There are 5 ways to get from Washington to Lübeck by plane, train or bus

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Fly Washington Dulles to Hamburg, train  •  13h 58m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Hamburg (HAM) IAD - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf

433€ - 865€

Cheapest option

Fly Washington Dulles to Copenhagen, bus  •  16h 43m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Copenhagen (CPH) IAD - CPH
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Lübeck

168€ - 1134€

3 alternative options

Train to Baltimore, fly to Hamburg, train  •  14h 21m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Hamburg (HAM) BWI - HAM
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf

336€ - 762€

Fly Washington Dulles to Bremen, train  •  15h 8m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Bremen (BRE) IAD - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf

483€ - 1627€

Fly Washington Dulles to Hannover, train  •  16h 5m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Hannover (HAJ) IAD - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf

467€ - 992€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Lübeck is to train and fly which costs $380 - $900 and takes 14h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs $480 - $1,000 and takes 13h 58m.

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The distance between Washington and Lübeck is 6483 km.

It takes approximately 13h 58m to get from Washington to Lübeck, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Hamburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 9h 55m and has one stopover.

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Lübeck is 6h ahead of Washington. It is currently 12:08 AM in Washington and 6:08 AM in Lübeck.

Aer Lingus, Air France, Brussels Airlines and 10 other airlines offer flights from Washington Dulles 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 Washington to Washington Dulles Airport is to bus which takes 38 min and costs $8.

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  • Distance: 6483.5 km
  • Duration: 13h 58m

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Lübeck, Germany?

There is no direct connection from Washington to Lübeck. However, you can take the bus to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door, take the walk to Washington Dulles 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 BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station, take the walk to BWI Amtrak/MARC Station, take the bus to Upper Level Terminal - Concourses B & C, take the walk to Baltimore 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 Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
400€ - 1500€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
380€ - 1100€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420€ - 1500€
Flights from Baltimore to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
310€ - 650€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
470€ - 1800€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500€ - 1800€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Bremen via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
480€ - 2100€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
410€ - 1600€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via Brussels
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
400€ - 1100€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
440€ - 1600€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
380€ - 1700€
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
400€ - 1500€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
440€ - 1300€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
400€ - 1200€
Flights from Baltimore to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
310€ - 650€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
470€ - 1800€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
500€ - 1500€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Bremen via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
480€ - 2100€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420€ - 1500€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
460€ - 1400€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
380€ - 1700€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
380€ - 1100€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
360€ - 1300€
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
390€ - 1800€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
400€ - 1300€
Flights from Baltimore to Hamburg via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
340€ - 2000€
Flights from Baltimore to Hamburg via New York JFK, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 1300€
Flights from Baltimore to Hamburg via Detroit, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
360€ - 2100€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Every day
Estimated price
470€ - 1500€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
470€ - 2100€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Bremen via New York JFK, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
470€ - 1500€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420€ - 1300€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
410€ - 1800€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
450€ - 2500€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
390€ - 1700€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
400€ - 1300€
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
400€ - 1500€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
440€ - 1300€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
400€ - 1200€
Flights from Baltimore to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
310€ - 650€
Flights from Baltimore to Hamburg via Montreal, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
250€ - 900€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
460€ - 2000€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
500€ - 1500€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Bremen via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
480€ - 2100€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
400€ - 1800€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
460€ - 1400€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via Toronto, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
410€ - 1800€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
380€ - 1700€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
360€ - 1300€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
400€ - 1300€
Flights from Baltimore to Hamburg via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
340€ - 2000€
Flights from Baltimore to Hamburg via New York JFK, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 1300€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Every day
Estimated price
470€ - 1500€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Bremen via New York JFK, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
470€ - 1500€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420€ - 1300€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
450€ - 2500€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
400€ - 1300€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
410€ - 1100€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
330€ - 1200€
Flights from Baltimore to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 800€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
350€ - 1300€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
330€ - 1200€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
390€ - 1800€
Flights from Baltimore to Hamburg via Detroit, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
360€ - 2100€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
470€ - 2100€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
410€ - 1800€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
450€ - 2500€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
390€ - 1700€
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
10h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420€ - 950€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
410€ - 900€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
430€ - 1600€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Bremen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
500€ - 1900€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
450€ - 1700€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420€ - 1600€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
380€ - 1100€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via Brussels
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
400€ - 1100€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
380€ - 1100€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
490€ - 1500€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via Vienna
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
500€ - 1600€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
480€ - 1500€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
420€ - 800€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
450€ - 850€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
410€ - 1100€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hamburg via Madrid
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
330€ - 1300€
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Bremen via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
600€ - 1400€
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hannover via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
470€ - 1100€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 1100€
Train operators
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
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
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
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
30€ - 55€
Business Class Seat
45€ - 90€
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
20€ - 28€
Premium
150€ - 220€
Flexi Coach Seat
27€ - 40€
Business Seat
24€ - 35€
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
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
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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