Timetable Hamburg to Berlin

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13:30Hamburg3h10 16:40Berlin, ZOB
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The fastest buses from Hamburg to Berlin

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Fastest Journey

3 h 10 m

Average

3 h 10 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

255 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Hamburg for Berlin every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 255 km distance in an average of 3 h 10 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 10 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 10 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.

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13:30Hamburg3h10 16:40Berlin, ZOB
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£41One-way

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29 Jul
£19FlixTrain
£11Flixbus
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30 Jul
£14FlixTrain
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31 Jul
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Sun
1 Aug
£18FlixTrain
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Mon
2 Aug
£9FlixTrain
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3 Aug
£7FlixTrain
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Wed
4 Aug
£7FlixTrain
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Thu
5 Aug
£7FlixTrain
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6 Aug
£9FlixTrain
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7 Aug
£7FlixTrain
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8 Aug
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9 Aug
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10 Aug
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Wed
11 Aug
£5FlixTrain
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Thu
12 Aug
£16Deutsche Bahn
£4Flixbus
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13 Aug
£9FlixTrain
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14 Aug
£5FlixTrain
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15 Aug
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16 Aug
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Tue
17 Aug
£16Deutsche Bahn
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18 Aug
£5FlixTrain
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The cheapest buses from Hamburg to Berlin

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Cheapest

£4

Average

£4

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 Hamburg to Berlin will cost around £ 4 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 4.

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Coach Information from Hamburg to Berlin

distanceDistance158 miles (255 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h 20 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£8 (€8)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, BlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn

Coaches from Hamburg to Berlin cover the 158 miles (255 km) long route taking on average 3 h 20 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £4, but the average price of coach tickets is £8. Travellers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof.

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Hamburg to Berlin with FlixBus and Deutsche Bahn

Travel from Hamburg to Berlin from £4 with Omio’s coach partners FlixBus and Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

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Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip from Hamburg to Berlin.

Book your FlixBus Hamburg to Berlin coach with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check FlixBus’s up-to-date coach timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Hamburg to Berlin routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable FlixBus coach tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Hamburg to Berlin is 158 miles (255 km), and the best price for a one-way Hamburg - Berlin FlixBus coach ticket starts at £4 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your FlixBus ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by coach. Waiting in a queue at the coach station to purchase your coach ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your coach tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with FlixBus!

These are FlixBus 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach between Hamburg and Berlin:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Hamburg to Berlin: Journey Details

Buses from Hamburg to Berlin are plentiful, and several companies cover the route each day. There is at least one bus every hour, with more at busier times like in the early afternoon. Companies that operate services between the two cities include Meinfernbus, Flixbus, Berlinlinienbus and Postbus, and the journey of about 285 km takes just over 3 hours. The first bus departs very early in the morning while the last leaves late in the evening.

Return journeys on buses from Berlin to Hamburg are also available.

Taking the Bus from Hamburg

Buses from Hamburg to Berlin depart from the ZOB or central bus station in the St. Georg area in the centre of the city. The station is a local landmark, and local bus services run to all parts of the city throughout the day, while a night bus service offers easy access at any time. S-Bahn and U-Bahn stations are a short walk from the station and trains run from early morning till about 01.00. Local taxis will also drop travellers at the station at any time.

Getting into Berlin by Bus

Travellers from all over the world visit Berlin to see iconic sites like the Brandenburg Gate and the Victory Column. The city has something for everyone, and visitors can explore the city's famous zoo or take advantage of fantastic shopping and nightlife.

Buses from Hamburg to Berlin arrive at the long-distance bus terminus at the city's Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof or central bus station which is located on Masurenallee in Charlottenburg. Local buses depart throughout the day and night to every part of Berlin, while the U-Bahn and S-Bahn stations can be easily reached in 5 minutes by following the signposts.

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Buses from Hamburg to Berlin
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FAQs
How much do cheap coach tickets from Hamburg to Berlin cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches from Hamburg to Berlin to cost as little as £4  in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of coach tickets from Hamburg to Berlin?
If you are looking to buy your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Hamburg to Berlin coach to cost on average £8  one way.
How many miles is it from Hamburg to Berlin by coach?
The distance from Hamburg to Berlin by coach is approximately 158 miles (255 km).
How many hours does it take from Hamburg to Berlin by coach?
On average the Hamburg to Berlin coach time is 3 h 20 min  covering the 158 miles (255 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What is the departure coach station in Hamburg and arrival coach station in Berlin?

There are a few coach stations in Hamburg to start your journey from including Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf, Hamburg and Hamburg, Bahnsteig Gleis 13 + 14. In Berlin you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof, Berlin, ZOB and Berlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf   and arrive in Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof.

Where is the coach station in Hamburg? Where is the coach station in Berlin?

Passengers board their coach most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the coach station to the city centre in Berlin.

What coach companies offer a service from Hamburg to Berlin?
For the best Hamburg to Berlin coach to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from Hamburg to Berlin to compare what amenities they may offer.
What time is the earliest coach from Hamburg to Berlin? What time is the last coach from Hamburg to Berlin?
If you prefer early morning coaches from Hamburg to Berlin, the first coach leaves at 05: 45. If you prefer late night coaches from Hamburg to Berlin, the last coach of the day leaves at 18: 30. Omio shows you the latest coach from Hamburg to Berlin schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How early should I book coach tickets between Hamburg and Berlin to score the best deals?
The price of a one way coach ticket from Hamburg to Berlin is on average £8 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this route. In general, you can find coach tickets between Hamburg and Berlin available a few months in advance.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Hamburg
Berlin
Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.
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