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 £ 5 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 4.
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3 h 29 m
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Of the 21 buses that leave Hamburg for Berlin every day 21 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 29 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 55 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||158 miles (255 km)|
|Average coach duration||3 h 10 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£5 (€6)|
|Coach companies||Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Deutsche Bahn or BlaBlaCar Bus|
Coaches from Hamburg to Berlin cover the 158 miles (255 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 10 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Deutsche Bahn or BlaBlaCar Bus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £4, but the average price of coach tickets is £5. Travellers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof.
Find the best coaches between Hamburg and Berlin with Omio's travel partners FlixBus and Deutsche Bahn from £4. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
When you buy your FlixBus coach tickets from Hamburg to Berlin don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
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.
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.
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.
When departing from Hamburg, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf, Hamburg and Hamburg, Bahnsteig Gleis 13 + 14. When arriving in Berlin, you can end your journey in coach stations like Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof, Berlin, ZOB and Berlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz.
Omio customers book a coach from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this trip, called Hamburg Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre of Hamburg.
The most popular arrival coach station, Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof, is located 6 mile (s) / 9 km away from the city centre of Berlin.
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