If you are looking for different alternatives to travel from Cologne to Hamburg, trains and carpooling solutions could be a good deal seen the relatively short distance.
If the offers provided by buses do not suit your needs, trains and carpooling could represent a good alternative for this distance.
How many connections are there to go Hamburg from Cologne by bus per day?
12 bus connections exist to reach Hamburg from Cologne per day. Please know that there are 10 routes which are direct lines versus only 2 routes which include at least one change. Consequently, we strongly recommend you to select a ticket for a direct line if you prefer not to change buses. Please notice that even if the trip is longer, a ticket with one change is sometimes much more efficient especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last moment.
When do the first and last buses from Cologne to Hamburg leave?
The earliest time you can leave from Cologne is at 06:12, while the last bus is at 23:12. The journey takes on average 8 hours and 15 minutes but it can also last 6 hours and 50 minutes with the fastest connections.
Which bus companies serve the route Cologne - Hamburg?
You can travel by bus from Cologne to Hamburg with Ouibus and FlixBus.
Flixbus is undoubtedly one of the youngest and most famous bus companies in whole Europe. With more than 40 millions passengers only in 2017, Flixbus offers national and international bus connections, also with night buses.