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from Hamburg to Zagreb

You can get from Hamburg to Zagreb by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Hamburg to Zagreb on 22 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:54Hamburg Hbf14h59 20:53Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
1 changes
£1061One-way
Cheapest
22:28Hamburg Hbf19h12 17:40Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
3 changes
£881One-way
Other options
07:10Hamburg Airport5h15 12:25Zagreb Franjo Tuđman Airport
1 changes
£2071One-way
17:20Hamburg Airport4h10 21:30Zagreb Franjo Tuđman Airport
1 changes
£2511One-way
06:25Hamburg Airport7h50 14:15Zagreb Franjo Tuđman Airport
1 changes
£2161One-way

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Travel Information between Hamburg and Zagreb

distanceDistance596 miles (962 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£44 - £112
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £44 • 19 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £112 • 4 h
carriersPopular travel companiesLot Polish Airlines, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 596 miles (962 km) by flight, coach or train from Hamburg to Zagreb. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £44. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Lot Polish Airlines, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Hamburg to Zagreb.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Zagreb, Croatia from Hamburg, Germany currently allowed?

International travel from Hamburg, Germany to Zagreb, Croatia is: Partially open.

Can I enter Croatia if coming from Germany?

Entry into Croatia is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Zagreb if travelling from Hamburg?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What measures do I need to follow in Zagreb, Croatia due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Croatia must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 17/10/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Zagreb from Hamburg.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Hamburg, Germany from Zagreb, Croatia?

The current restriction level for returning to Hamburg, Germany from Croatia is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Hamburg, Germany from Zagreb, Croatia?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Croatia

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Hamburg from Zagreb?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Which rules do I need to follow in Hamburg, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 20/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Hamburg from Zagreb here.

What are my Hamburg to Zagreb travel options?

There are 3 ways to get from Hamburg to Zagreb: flight, coach or train.

How do I get from Hamburg to Zagreb the cheapest way?

The cheapest way from Hamburg to Zagreb is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £44 compared to other travel options to Zagreb:

A coach journey is usually £67 less than a journey to Zagreb by plane, which costs on average £112 for the same trip.

A coach is £35 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Hamburg to Zagreb costing on average £80.

What is the fastest way to get from Hamburg to Zagreb?

The quickest way to travel from Hamburg to Zagreb is by flight, which takes on average 4 h   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Zagreb by coach can take on average 19 h 45 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 14 h 59 min   of travel time.

How far is Zagreb from Hamburg?

The distance between Hamburg and Zagreb is around 596 miles (962 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Hamburg to Zagreb?

The average frequency per day from Hamburg to Zagreb is:

  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Zagreb from Hamburg as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When going from Hamburg to Zagreb, where do I depart from Hamburg and where do I arrive in Zagreb?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Hamburg to Zagreb:

  • Most travellers who purchase a plane ticket from Hamburg to Zagreb depart from Hamburg Airport to Zagreb Franjo Tuđman Airport.
  • Most travellers catch their coach from Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf and arrive in Zagreb, Autobusni Kolodvor.
Which travel companies can get me from Hamburg to Zagreb?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Hamburg to Zagreb, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Lot Polish Airlines to go to Zagreb by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Lot Polish Airlines Hamburg to Zagreb tickets on Omio for £112.
  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Zagreb. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Hamburg to Zagreb tickets on Omio for £44.
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Zagreb by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Zagreb for £80.
Is it possible to travel directly from Hamburg to Zagreb?

Yes, there are direct routes from Hamburg to Zagreb with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flight services to Zagreb with with around direct flights every day.
  • You can find direct coaches per day to Zagreb with.
  • You'll find direct train services to Zagreb with with around 1 direct train every day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Zagreb tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this journey.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Hamburg to Zagreb?
Many of our customers travelling from Hamburg to Zagreb don't make Zagreb their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Budapest, Vienna or Ljubljana, either of which you could add to your Hamburg and Zagreb trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Zagreb to any of these top destinations today!
When should I buy a ticket from Hamburg to Zagreb online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip to Zagreb from Hamburg, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost on average £112 one way.
  • Coach tickets cost on average £44 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £80 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Hamburg and Zagreb online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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