Duration 4h 36m
Distance 118 km
Average price 60€
Possible routes 3 found

Westerland to Cuxhaven

Rome2rio has found 3 ways to get from Westerland to Cuxhaven by train, ferry and car. We recommend taking the train from Westerland(Sylt) to Hamburg-Altona and then taking the train from Hamburg-Harburg to Cuxhaven, which is the cheapest option and takes around 5h 50m.
Recommended route


  1. Westerland(Sylt)
  2. Hamburg-Harburg
  3. Cuxhaven
5h 50m
Bookable on Rome2rio
10€ - 72€
Alternative routes

Train, ferry

  1. Westerland(Sylt)
  2. Hamburg
  3. Cuxhaven
6h 53m

Car train, drive

  1. Westerland
  2. Niebuell Autoverladung
  3. Cuxhaven
4h 36m
59€ - 89€

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Westerland to Cuxhaven? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Westerland to Cuxhaven is to train which costs 10€ - 75€ and takes 5h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Westerland to Cuxhaven is to car train and drive which costs 55€ - 90€ and takes 4h 36m.

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No, there is no direct train from Westerland to Cuxhaven. However, there are services departing from Westerland(Sylt) and arriving at Cuxhaven via Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 50m.

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The distance between Westerland and Cuxhaven is 118 km.

The best way to get from Westerland to Cuxhaven without a car is to train which takes 5h 50m and costs 10€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 5h 50m to get from Westerland to Cuxhaven, including transfers.

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Westerland to Cuxhaven train services, operated by HVV, depart from Westerland(Sylt) station.

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Westerland to Cuxhaven train services, operated by HVV, arrive at Cuxhaven station.

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There are 1257+ hotels available in Cuxhaven. Prices start at 65€ per night.

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How to travel from Westerland to Cuxhaven

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Westerland to Cuxhaven right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Westerland and Cuxhaven?

You can take a train from Westerland to Cuxhaven via Hamburg-Altona, Altona, Harburg, and Hamburg-Harburg in around 5h 50m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Estimated price
5€ - 7€

Cuxhaven, Germany

Cuxhaven is an independent town and seat of the Cuxhaven district, in Lower Saxony, Germany. The town includes the northernmost point of Lower Saxony. It is situated on the shore of the North Sea at the mouth of the Elbe River. Cuxhaven has a footprint of 14 km (east-west) by 7 km (north-south). Its town quarters Duhnen, Döse and Sahlenburg are especially popular vacation spots on the North Sea and home to about 52,000 residents. - Wikipedia

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