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There are 8 ways to get from Wesseling to Hamburg by train, bus, car, car train, tram 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...

77€ - 112€

Cheapest option

Train via Hamburg, Hamburg central station  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the train from Cologne, Cologne central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station Flx20

24€ - 30€

6 alternative options

Bus  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB N71

29€ - 53€

Drive, car train  •  4h 5m

  1. Drive from Wesseling to Bremen
  2. Take the car train from Bremen to Hamburg Uex1847

127€ - 164€

Drive  •  3h 52m

  1. Drive from Wesseling to Hamburg 274 miles

50€ - 75€

Line 16 tram to Cologne Bonn, fly  •  3h 22m

  1. Take the line 16 tram from Wesseling Nord to Köln Dom / Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Hamburg (HAM) CGN - HAM

45€ - 141€

Line 16 tram, train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  4h 8m

  1. Take the line 16 tram from Wesseling Nord to Köln Dom / Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Dom / Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Hamburg (HAM) DUS - HAM

54€ - 141€

Line 16 tram, line 66 tram, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  4h 44m

  1. Take the line 16 tram from Wesseling to Bonn Hbf
  2. Take the line 66 tram from Bonn Hbf to Siegburg Bf
  3. Take the train from Siegburg/Bonn to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  4. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hamburg (HAM) FRA - HAM

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wesseling to Hamburg is to train via Hamburg, Hamburg central station which costs 23€ - 30€ and takes 5h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Wesseling to Hamburg is to line 16 tram and fly which costs 45€ - 150€ and takes 3h 22m.

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The distance between Wesseling and Hamburg is 369 km. The road distance is 438.3 km.

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The best way to get from Wesseling to Hamburg without a car is to train which takes 5h 16m and costs 75€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 5h 16m to get from Wesseling to Hamburg, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Wesseling to Hamburg is to train which takes 5h 16m and costs 75€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 28€ - 55€ and takes 8h 17m.

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The quickest flight from Cologne Bonn Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wesseling to Hamburg is 438 km. It takes approximately 3h 52m to drive from Wesseling to Hamburg.

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Eurowings offers flights from Cologne Bonn Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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There are 776+ hotels available in Hamburg. Prices start at 52€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Wesseling to Hamburg.
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  • Distance: 230.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 16m

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Wesseling to Hamburg hourly. Tickets cost 75€ - 110€ and the journey takes 4h 4m. Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Wesseling to Hamburg 4 times a week. Tickets cost 23€ - 40€ and the journey takes 6h 40m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 170€
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 370€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 250€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 170€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

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 Koeln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Köln Dom / Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Siegburg/Bonn to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Koeln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
110€ - 210€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne, Cologne central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 28€
Website
Flixtrain
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Bremen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
KVB
Phone
01806 504030
Email
mietservicebus@kvb-koeln.de
Website
kvb.koeln
Tram from Wesseling Nord to Köln Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
2€
Website
KVB
Tram from Wesseling to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
2€
Website
KVB
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Köln Dom / Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 16€
Website
National Express Rail
SWB Bus und Bahn
Phone
0228/711 -1
Website
swb-nahverkehr.de
Tram from Bonn Hbf to Siegburg Bf
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
SWB Bus und Bahn
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Siegburg/Bonn to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 40€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
16€ - 23€
1st Class
27€ - 40€
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 Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
23€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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