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from Kiel to Hamburg

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

Our recommendation

To get from Kiel to Hamburg on 26 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:38Kiel Hbf1h05 19:43Hamburg Hbf
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£181One-way
Cheapest
18:38Kiel Hbf1h05 19:43Hamburg Hbf
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£181One-way
Other options
07:13Kiel Hbf1h07 08:20Hamburg Hbf
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£181One-way
16:39Kiel Hbf1h11 17:50Hamburg Hbf
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£181One-way
11:13Kiel Hbf1h07 12:20Hamburg Hbf
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£201One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mon
25 Oct
£4FlixTrain
£8Flixbus
Tue
26 Oct
£7FlixTrain
£6Flixbus
Wed
27 Oct
£4FlixTrain
£8Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£4FlixTrain
£8Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£3FlixTrain
£8Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
£4FlixTrain
£6Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
£3FlixTrain
£6Flixbus
Mon
1 Nov
£3FlixTrain
£8Flixbus
Tue
2 Nov
£3FlixTrain
£5Flixbus
Wed
3 Nov
£3FlixTrain
£6Flixbus
Thu
4 Nov
£3FlixTrain
£6Flixbus
Fri
5 Nov
£3FlixTrain
£6Flixbus
Sat
6 Nov
£3FlixTrain
£6Flixbus
Sun
7 Nov
£3FlixTrain
£6Flixbus

Travel Information from Kiel to Hamburg

distanceDistance51 miles (83 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£3 - £8
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £3 • 1 h 12 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £3 • 1 h 12 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or FlixTrain

Take a coach or train to travel 51 miles (83 km) to Hamburg from Kiel. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 12 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £3. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or FlixTrain among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Kiel to Hamburg.

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FAQs
How do you get from Kiel to Hamburg?

You can travel from Kiel to Hamburg 2 different ways: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Kiel to Hamburg?

The cheapest way from Kiel to Hamburg is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £3 compared to other travel options to Hamburg:

A train is £5 less than a coach for this journey with tickets for a coach from Kiel to Hamburg costing on average £8.

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

The fastest way from Kiel to Hamburg is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 12 min.

Other travel options from Kiel to Hamburg can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 1 h 15 min   of travel time.

How many miles are between Kiel and Hamburg

The Kiel to Hamburg distance is approximately 51 miles (83 km).

How many services a day are there from Kiel to Hamburg?

The average frequency per day from Kiel to Hamburg is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Kiel and in Hamburg?

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

  • Most travellers who purchase a coach ticket from Kiel to Hamburg depart from Kiel Hauptbahnhof to Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.
  • Most travellers who buy a train ticket from Kiel to Hamburg depart from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf.
Which travel companies can get me from Kiel to Hamburg?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Kiel to Hamburg:

  • You can go to Hamburg from Kiel by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £8 with Flixbus from Kiel to Hamburg on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Kiel to Hamburg with FlixTrain, and you can find FlixTrain Kiel to Hamburg tickets for £3 on Omio.
What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Kiel to Hamburg?
Looking to extend your trip from Kiel to Hamburg? Many Omio customers who go from Kiel to Hamburg usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Copenhagen or Amsterdam. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Copenhagen or Amsterdam from Hamburg, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I book Kiel to Hamburg tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £8 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £3 one way on average.

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

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