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Leipzig to Hamburg by bus

The journey from Leipzig to Hamburg by bus is 183.76 mi and takes 7 hr 29 min. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:20 AM and the last at 9:55 PM. It is possible to travel from Leipzig to Hamburg by bus for as little as $11.28 or as much as $84.12. The best price for this journey is $11.28.

Lowest Price$11.28
Journey Duration7 hr 29 min
Connection per Day6
Lowest Price$11.28
Highest Price$84.12
First Departure1:20 AM
Last Departure9:55 PM
Distance183.76 mi
DepartureLeipzig
ArrivalHamburg
CarriersFlixBus, FlixBus DACH GmbH

Leipzig to Hamburg Bus Times

Departure date
Saturday, May 25, 2024

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How much will I pay for bus tickets from Leipzig to Hamburg?

The prices for bus tickets from Leipzig to Hamburg 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. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Leipzig to Hamburg will cost $11.28. The average bus ticket price is approximately $35.23. 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.
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The prices for bus tickets from Leipzig to Hamburg 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 $35.23. 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 Leipzig to Hamburg take by bus?

With a distance of 183.76 mi between Leipzig and Hamburg, it will usually take 7 hr 29 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 7 hr 29 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey from Leipzig to Hamburg covers a distance of 183.76 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 7 hr 29 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 5 hr 19 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Leipzig to Hamburg faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

How many journeys from Leipzig to Hamburg are there every day?

The route from Leipzig to Hamburg 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 Leipzig 6 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Leipzig to Hamburg, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 2 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 4 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 Leipzig to Hamburg. 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 Leipzig to Hamburg
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Leipzig to Hamburg.

Book in advance and save

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

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 $1.03 to $27.10 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 96% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Leipzig to Hamburg

The cheapest Leipzig - Hamburg bus tickets can be found for as low as $17.18 if you’re lucky, or $22.27 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $27.75.

Find the best day to travel to Hamburg by bus

When travelling to Hamburg 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 Leipzig to Hamburg
Compare services on board when travelling from Leipzig to Hamburg by bus.
Facilities FlixBus FlixTrain
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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

Leipzig to Hamburg CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
20.7kg
Bus
22.18kg
Flight
59.15kg
Car
47.32kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Leipzig to Hamburg?
A bus ticket from Leipzig to Hamburg is $35.23. 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 $11.28.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Leipzig to Hamburg?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Leipzig to Hamburg is $11.28. 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 Leipzig and Hamburg by bus?
Leipzig to Hamburg is 183.76 mi.
How long does the bus between Leipzig and Hamburg take?
Leipzig to Hamburg is on average 7 hr 29 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hr 19 min.
Which companies operate from Leipzig to Hamburg?
The bus journey from Leipzig to Hamburg is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus, FlixBus DACH GmbH and FlixTrain.
How many bus connections per day go from Leipzig to Hamburg?
Leipzig to Hamburg has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Leipzig to Hamburg leave?
The earliest bus from Leipzig to Hamburg departs at 1:20 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 Leipzig to Hamburg depart?
The latest bus from Leipzig to Hamburg departs at 9:55 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 Leipzig to Hamburg 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 $11.28 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 Leipzig to Hamburg?
There are on average 2 direct connection(s) from Leipzig to go to Hamburg.
What's the fastest journey time between Leipzig to Hamburg by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Leipzig and Hamburg is 5 hr 19 min.
Is there a direct bus from Leipzig to Hamburg?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Leipzig and Hamburg.
What are the CO2 emissions for Leipzig to Hamburg by bus?
The bus journey from Leipzig to Hamburg creates 22.18kg of CO2 emissions.

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