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Hamburg to Frankfurt by bus

The journey from Hamburg to Frankfurt by bus is 245.97 mi and takes 10 hr 11 min. There are 11 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:50 AM and the last at 9:00 PM. It is possible to travel from Hamburg to Frankfurt by bus for as little as $13.33 or as much as $67.72. The best price for this journey is $13.33.

Lowest Price$13.33
Journey Duration10 hr 11 min
Connection per Day11
Lowest Price$13.33
Highest Price$67.72
First Departure12:50 AM
Last Departure9:00 PM
Distance245.97 mi
DepartureHamburg
ArrivalFrankfurt
CarriersFlixTrain, FlixBus

Hamburg to Frankfurt Bus Times

Departure date
Thursday, Apr 18, 2024

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How much do bus tickets from Hamburg to Frankfurt cost?

On average, a bus ticket from Hamburg to Frankfurt will cost you $29.13. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $13.33. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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When you're traveling from Hamburg to Frankfurt, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $29.13. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long does the journey from Hamburg to Frankfurt take by bus?

With a distance of 245.97 mi between Hamburg and Frankfurt, it will usually take 10 hr 11 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 10 hr 11 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The distance between Hamburg and Frankfurt is around 245.97 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 10 hr 11 min. However, the fastest routes between Hamburg and Frankfurt take 6 hr 25 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

How many journeys from Hamburg to Frankfurt take place each day?

The route from Hamburg to Frankfurt is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Hamburg 11 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Hamburg to Frankfurt, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 6 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 5 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Hamburg to Frankfurt. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Hamburg to Frankfurt
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Frankfurt.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Hamburg to Frankfurt, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Hamburg to Frankfurt.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $15.19 to $35.85 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 58% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Hamburg to Frankfurt

The cheapest Hamburg - Frankfurt bus tickets can be found for as low as $20.09 if you’re lucky, or $25.92 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $31.77.

Find the best day to travel to Frankfurt by bus

When travelling to Frankfurt by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Flixtrain is a European low-cost passenger rail service that offers affordable and comfortable train travel to various destinations across Germany. It is owned and operated by FlixMobility, the parent company of FlixBus, which is a popular bus transportation service in Europe. Flixtrain operates on several routes, including Berlin to Stuttgart, Berlin to Cologne, and Hamburg to Cologne, among others.

Ticket types and facilities from Hamburg to Frankfurt

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by FlixTrain when traveling from Hamburg to Frankfurt.

Standard

A standard ticket on FlixTrain is a regular ticket / second class ticket. Flixtrain standard ticket offers you a comfortable seat, guaranteed Wi-Fi, access to power outlets, and one carry-on and one checked luggage with size restrictions.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Connect effortlessly on FlixTrain and enjoy free WiFi, whether you're catching up on work, chatting, or simply browsing.
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Keep your devices charged and ready. FlixTrain seats come equipped with power sockets and USB outlets.
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For your safety and the comfort of everyone on board, FlixBus permits you to bring one carry-on bag that should fit under the seat or in the overhead compartment. You're also allowed one checked bag, but make sure you can load and unload it by yourself and store it in the overhead space or under your seat. Kindly ensure your luggage isn't bulky or poses a risk to others. Remember, it's up to you to keep track of your belongings during the trip.
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FlixTrain prioritizes comfort for all. Passengers with mobility concerns can book designated seats and utilize complimentary transportation for foldable wheelchairs and mobility aids. Reach out to FlixTrain for any assistance required.
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While FlixTrain doesn't offer onboard catering, you're welcome to bring along your own snacks and beverages.
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With FlixTrain, you can pack an extra piece of luggage, but it's a good idea to book early since train space is limited. Got sports equipment or a big musical instrument? They're welcome too, though an extra fee might apply. If you're cycling around, you can park your bike in specific areas for just 9 Euro, but ensure it's standard-sized and free of extra attachments. Remember to reserve a spot for your bike early, as space fills up fast
Services on board FlixTrain and FlixBus from Hamburg to Frankfurt
Compare services on board when travelling from Hamburg to Frankfurt by bus.
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wifi WiFi check check
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accessibility Accessibility check cross
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air_con Air conditioning check check
bicycle Bicycle check cross
sleeper_couchette Sleeper check cross

Hamburg to Frankfurt CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
27.71kg
Bus
29.69kg
Flight
79.17kg
Car
63.34kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Hamburg to Frankfurt?
A bus ticket from Hamburg to Frankfurt is $29.13. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $13.33.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Hamburg to Frankfurt?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Hamburg to Frankfurt is $13.33. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Hamburg and Frankfurt by bus?
Hamburg to Frankfurt is 245.97 mi.
How long does the bus between Hamburg and Frankfurt take?
Hamburg to Frankfurt is on average 10 hr 11 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 6 hr 25 min.
Which companies operate from Hamburg to Frankfurt?
The bus journey from Hamburg to Frankfurt is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixTrain, FlixBus and FlixBus DACH GmbH.
How many bus connections per day go from Hamburg to Frankfurt?
Hamburg to Frankfurt has 11 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Hamburg to Frankfurt leave?
The earliest bus from Hamburg to Frankfurt departs at 12:50 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Hamburg to Frankfurt depart?
The latest bus from Hamburg to Frankfurt departs at 9:00 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Hamburg to Frankfurt in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $13.33 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Hamburg to Frankfurt?
There are on average 6 direct connection(s) from Hamburg to go to Frankfurt.
What's the fastest journey time between Hamburg to Frankfurt by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Hamburg and Frankfurt is 6 hr 25 min.
Is there a direct bus from Hamburg to Frankfurt?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Hamburg and Frankfurt.
What are the CO2 emissions for Hamburg to Frankfurt by bus?
The bus journey from Hamburg to Frankfurt creates 29.69kg of CO2 emissions.

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