The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Hamburg will cost around £ 17 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 17.
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Of the 2 buses that leave Frankfurt am Main for Hamburg every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 395 km distance in an average of 8 h 30 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 8 h 15 m .
The slowest buses will take 8 h 45 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||245 miles (395 km)|
|Average coach duration||8 h 15 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£19 (€21)|
|Coach companies||Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or FlixTrain|
Coaches from Frankfurt am Main to Hamburg cover the 245 miles (395 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 15 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or FlixTrain. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £13, but the average price of coach tickets is £19. Travellers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.
For as little as £13 you can travel by coach between Frankfurt am Main and Hamburg with FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.
Save time and money by searching for and booking your FlixBus coach between Frankfurt am Main and Hamburg online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest FlixBus coach from Frankfurt am Main to Hamburg, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current FlixBus coach timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 245 miles (395 km) journey between Frankfurt am Main and Hamburg as well as ticket information for the coach (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap coach ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for coaches from Frankfurt am Main to Hamburg, you can check straight away if the FlixBus ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the coach station. Buy your official FlixBus Frankfurt am Main to Hamburg coach tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!
Those looking for buses from Frankfurt am Main to Hamburg can choose from several throughout the day. The route is covered by Meinfernbus FlixBus, ADAC Postbus, Eurolines and Infobus, with each company running buses from early morning until the evening. Most buses travel directly between the two cities though one of the Postbus services has one change in Berlin and some Eurolines services depart from the Airport. Journey times can vary depending on the departure time, place of departure and route, but on average passengers can expect to travel for between 6 and 8 hours.
Return buses from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main are also available.
Most buses from Frankfurt am Main to Hamburg start their journey at the Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof or main railway station. The rail station is one of the busiest in Germany and there are good facilities for both train and bus passengers. Line S7 of the city's S-Bahn system stops at the station as well as lines U4 and U5 on the U-Bahn. Passengers can also get to the station by tram and lines 11 and 12 stop at Hauptbahnhof/Münchener Strasse. Ebbelwei Express buses make getting to the station from any part of the city simple, and numbers 16, 17, 20 and 21 all drop passengers outside.
Hamburg is the second largest city in Germany and this bustling North Sea port is an exciting choice for holidays and breaks. Explore its famous historic landmarks such as the Rathaus or the St. Petri and St. Jacobi churches, walk by the beautiful Alster lakes or see the Reeperbahn red light district in St. Pauli.
Most buses from Frankfurt am Main to Hamburg arrive at the city's ZOB or central bus station. The station is located in the St. Georg district in the city centre and is just a 2-minute walk from the main rail station. There are U-Bahn and S-Bahn links to all parts of the city from the rail station, and local bus services depart from outside the station. Travellers can purchase an HVV card that can be used on all of the city's public transport system including ferries. Taxis are convenient and widely available and can take passengers to most parts of the city.
There are a few coach stations in Frankfurt am Main to start your trip from including Frankfurt am Main, Hbf, Frankfurt am Main, Pforzheimer Straße (Hauptbahnhof Südseite) and Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen Terminal 1. In Hamburg you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf, Hamburg and Hamburg, Bahnsteig Gleis 13 + 14.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their coaches from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and need to travel around 6 mile (s) / 10 km from the city centre to get to this coach station.
Passengers arriving in Hamburg most often arrive at Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from this coach station to the city centre.
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