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Hamburg to Kiel by bus

The journey from Hamburg to Kiel by bus is 51.83 mi and takes 1 hr 45 min. There are 9 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:15 AM and the last at 11:35 PM. It is possible to travel from Hamburg to Kiel by bus for as little as $5.12 or as much as $37.86. The best price for this journey is $5.12.

Lowest Price$5.12
Journey Duration1 hr 45 min
Connection per Day9
Lowest Price$5.12
Highest Price$37.86
First Departure12:15 AM
Last Departure11:35 PM
Distance51.83 mi
DepartureHamburg
ArrivalKiel
CarriersFlixBus, FlixTrain

Hamburg to Kiel Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, May 19, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Hamburg to Kiel?

When you're traveling from Hamburg to Kiel, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $11.47. You might be able to find prices as low as $5.12, but it all depends on how you travel. 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.
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The prices for bus tickets from Hamburg to Kiel vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average bus ticket price is approximately $11.47. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

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

With a distance of 51.83 mi between Hamburg and Kiel, it will usually take 1 hr 45 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 1 hr 45 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 Kiel is around 51.83 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 1 hr 45 min. However, the fastest routes between Hamburg and Kiel take 1 hr 20 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 times a day do departures from Hamburg leave for Kiel?

You will be able to travel from Hamburg to Kiel using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 9 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Hamburg to Kiel using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 9 direct connections from Hamburg to Kiel each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 0 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Hamburg to Kiel. 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 Kiel
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Kiel.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Hamburg to Kiel, 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 Kiel.

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 $7.17 to $15.39 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 53% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Hamburg to Kiel

The cheapest Hamburg - Kiel bus tickets can be found for as low as $9.06 if you’re lucky, or $11.25 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $12.49.

Find the best day to travel to Kiel by bus

When travelling to Kiel 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.

Services on board FlixBus and FlixTrain from Hamburg to Kiel
Compare services on board when travelling from Hamburg to Kiel by bus.
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luggage Luggage check check
food_and_drink Food and drink check check
air_con Air conditioning check check
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accessibility Accessibility cross check
bicycle Bicycle cross check
sleeper_couchette Sleeper cross check

Hamburg to Kiel CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
5.84kg
Bus
6.26kg
Flight
16.68kg
Car
13.35kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Hamburg to Kiel?
A bus ticket from Hamburg to Kiel is $11.47. 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 $5.12.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Hamburg to Kiel?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Hamburg to Kiel is $5.12. 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 Kiel by bus?
Hamburg to Kiel is 51.83 mi.
How long does the bus between Hamburg and Kiel take?
Hamburg to Kiel is on average 1 hr 45 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 20 min.
Which companies operate from Hamburg to Kiel?
The bus journey from Hamburg to Kiel is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus and FlixTrain.
How many bus connections per day go from Hamburg to Kiel?
Hamburg to Kiel has 9 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Hamburg to Kiel leave?
The earliest bus from Hamburg to Kiel departs at 12:15 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 Kiel depart?
The latest bus from Hamburg to Kiel departs at 11:35 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 Kiel 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 $5.12 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 Kiel?
There are on average 9 direct connection(s) from Hamburg to go to Kiel.
What's the fastest journey time between Hamburg to Kiel by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Hamburg and Kiel is 1 hr 20 min.
Is there a direct bus from Hamburg to Kiel?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Hamburg and Kiel.
What are the CO2 emissions for Hamburg to Kiel by bus?
The bus journey from Hamburg to Kiel creates 6.26kg of CO2 emissions.

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