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There are 8 ways to get from Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM) by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig Hbf
  2. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Berlin ZOB [Fernbus]
  2. Take the bus from Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] to Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB

6 alternative options

Train via Halle (Saale)

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Halle(Saale)Hbf
  2. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

Train, night train

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig Hbf
  2. Take the night train from Leipzig Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

Drive

  1. Drive from Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM)

Train to Leipzig, fly

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Hamburg (HAM)

Train to Dresden, fly

  1. Take the train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Dresden Hbf
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Hamburg (HAM)

Train, train to Nuremberg, fly

  1. Take the train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Hof Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hof Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  3. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Hamburg (HAM)

Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM) by train

104 Weekly Trains
5h 44m Average Duration
€97 Cheapest Price
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Zwickau → Hamburg Airport (HAM)
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The cheapest way to get from Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM) is to bus which costs €35 - €50 and takes 9h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM) is to drive which costs €55 - €90 and takes 4h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM). However, there are services departing from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Hamburg S Hamburg Airport via Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] and Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM). However, there are services departing from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Hamburg Airport via Leipzig Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 44m.

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The distance between Zwickau and Hamburg Airport (HAM) is 365 km. The road distance is 511.3 km.

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The best way to get from Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM) without a car is to train which takes 5h 44m and costs €95 - €140.

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It takes approximately 5h 44m to get from Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM), including transfers.

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Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof station.

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Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM) is to train which takes 5h 44m and costs €95 - €140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €35 - €50 and takes 9h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM).
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  • Distance: 364.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 44m

What companies run services between Zwickau, Germany and Hamburg Airport (HAM), Germany?

You can take a train from Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM) via Leipzig Hbf and Hamburg Hbf in around 5h 44m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM) via Berlin ZOB [Fernbus], Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB, and Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB in around 9h 45m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Leipzig to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €420
Flights from Leipzig to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €410
Flights from Leipzig to Hamburg via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €430
Flights from Leipzig to Hamburg via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €440
Flights from Leipzig to Hamburg via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€110 - €450
Flights from Dresden to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €380
Flights from Dresden to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €380
Flights from Dresden to Hamburg via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €380
Flights from Dresden to Hamburg via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €380
Flights from Nuremberg to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €340
Flights from Nuremberg to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €340
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dresden to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €320
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€65 - €310
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
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Hof Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
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 Leipzig Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€80 - €110
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€75 - €110
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Phone
0341 231898288
Email
info@mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Die Länderbahn
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Berlin ZOB [Fernbus]
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€17 - €21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] to Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Berlin - ZOB to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
Blablabus

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There is no direct flight from Leipzig Airport to Hamburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB station.

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Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Hamburg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM) is 511 km. It takes approximately 4h 35m to drive from Zwickau to Hamburg Airport (HAM).

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Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Leipzig Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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