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Facts about the coach from Cologne to Hamburg

Cheapest Bus£8.91
Fastest Bus6h 50m
Earliest Coach06:00
Latest Coach22:45
Daily Bus Connections3 Ø
Distance356.5 km
Coach CompaniesBlaBlaBus, FlixBus

The cheapest coach connections from Cologne to Hamburg

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  • BlaBlaBus
    06:00
    Cologne
    Duration 6h 50m
    12:50
    Hamburg
    from£8.91
  • FlixBus
    07:15
    Cologne - Refrath
    Duration 13h 30m
    20:45
    Hamburg - ZOB central bus station
    from£51.35
  • FlixBus
    22:45
    Cologne - Refrath
    Duration 15h 50m
    14:35
    Hamburg - ZOB central bus station
    from£54.05

The cheapest train connections from Cologne to Hamburg

No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets.

  • Deutsche Bahn
    04:00
    Cologne
    Duration 4h 33m
    08:33
    Hamburg
    from£21.54
  • Deutsche Bahn
    20:11
    Cologne
    Duration 4h 6m
    00:17
    Hamburg
    from£21.54
  • Deutsche Bahn
    03:46
    Cologne
    Duration 4h 47m
    08:33
    Hamburg
    from£21.54

The cheapest carpooling offers from Cologne to Hamburg

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  • BlaBlaCar
    17:40
    Cologne
    Duration 5h 0m
    22:40
    Hamburg
    from£14.42
  • BlaBlaCar
    17:30
    Cologne
    Duration 5h 0m
    22:30
    Hamburg
    from£15.32
  • Movacar
    16:00
    Cologne
    Duration 4h 36m
    20:36
    Hamburg
    from£51.22
  • Movacar
    12:00
    Cologne
    Duration 4h 36m
    16:36
    Hamburg
    from£51.22

The cheapest coach connections from Hamburg to Cologne

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  • BlaBlaBus
    07:00
    Hamburg
    Duration 7h 55m
    14:55
    Cologne
    from£8.91
  • FlixBus
    09:30
    Hamburg - ZOB central bus station
    Duration 13h 10m
    22:40
    Cologne - Central station
    from£49.55

The cheapest train connections from Hamburg to Cologne

No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets.

  • Deutsche Bahn
    23:37
    Hamburg
    Duration 8h 38m
    08:15
    Cologne
    from£21.18
  • Deutsche Bahn
    20:46
    Hamburg
    Duration 4h 13m
    00:59
    Cologne
    from£21.54
  • Deutsche Bahn
    20:46
    Hamburg
    Duration 4h 51m
    01:37
    Cologne
    from£26.94

The cheapest carpooling offers from Hamburg to Cologne

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    13:40
    Hamburg
    Duration 5h 0m
    18:40
    Cologne
    from£14.42
  • Movacar
    17:30
    Hamburg
    Duration 4h 36m
    22:06
    Cologne
    from£51.22
  • Movacar
    11:00
    Hamburg
    Duration 4h 36m
    15:36
    Cologne
    from£54.62

Information about the bus connection, amenities and services

Searching for the optimal bus from Cologne to Hamburg or vice versa is not rocket science. Thanks to the CheckMyBus website, you'll be able to find the offer which suits your preferences perfectly. You will find that this connection is served by several bus providers, such as FlixBus and Movelia. If you're short of time, all you need to do is select the fastest bus. If your primary goal is to save some extra pounds on top, opt for the most affordable connection. You should also be sure to look into prices for different dates. There are usually affordable tickets to choose from, but to secure the best deals, make sure not to book during times of unusually high demand if you can help it. A little inside tip: Search for your ideal connection as soon as you can and compare and contrast deals. It's easy: Click on the "Find Now" button and book your trip! Precondition: companyCount>1
You think that only train or plane travel is comfortable as well as convenient? Allow us to prove you wrong. When you are taking the bus from Cologne to Hamburg or vice versa, you’ll soon realize that you don’t have to spend a lot of money to experience top-notch amenities: While air-conditioning units, free luggage transportation and comfy seats are fairly standard and available on most buses, there’s additional features catering to the needs of the modern traveller. Examples range from USB ports over entertainment systems to wireless internet for free. On the route Hamburg - Cologne, for instance, the latter is available on the buses of FlixBus. If you want to know which company in particular offers which features, then just check out the individual search results on CheckMyBus: Not only will you be able to tell which services are available, you will also instantly see whether they’re liable for costs or not. A last piece of advice: Make sure to check our webpage for the latest promo codes. After all, who doesn’t like a good bargain?

Bus stops in Cologne and Hamburg

Stations
Scheel-Plessen-Str. 17, 22765 Hamburg (Germany)
Hachmannplatz 16, 20099 Hamburg (Germany)
Hannoversche Str. 85, 21079 Hamburg (Germany)
22041 Hamburg (Germany)
Adenauerallee 74-78, 20097 Hamburg (Germany)

Compare Cologne and Hamburg

£4.77
£4.68
Cologne
Hamburg
A taxi journey in Cologne is 2% more expensive than in Hamburg.
£2.52
£2.70
Cologne
Hamburg
A bus fare in Cologne is 7% cheaper than in Hamburg.
£3.15
£3.15
Cologne
Hamburg
A pint of beer in Cologne is 0% more expensive than in Hamburg.
£0.41
£0.38
Cologne
Hamburg
A bottle of water in Cologne is 8% more expensive than in Hamburg.
£5.82
£9.37
Cologne
Hamburg
A meal in Cologne is 38% cheaper than in Hamburg.

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