You can get from Essen to Hamburg by train, bus or flight.
To get from Essen to Hamburg on 29 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||193 miles (311 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight or train|
|Ticket price range||£16 - £58|
|Cheapest mode||Train • £16 • 2 h 53 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £58 • 1 h|
|Popular travel companies||Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 193 miles (311 km) by flight or train between Essen and Hamburg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from Essen to Hamburg.
There are 2 travel options from Essen to Hamburg: flight or train.
A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Essen to Hamburg, which costs on average £16.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Hamburg:
A train is about £42 less than a flight, which costs on average £58 for this trip.
The quickest way to travel to Hamburg from Essen is by flight, which takes on average 1 h compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, getting to Hamburg by train can take on average 2 h 53 min.
The Essen to Hamburg distance is approximately 193 miles (311 km).
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Essen to Hamburg:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Essen to Hamburg, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Essen to Hamburg with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Hamburg tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this route.
When planning your trip from Essen to Hamburg, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Essen to Hamburg online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.