Travelling between Cologne and Hamburg is possible by Flight and bus. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Flight is the slowest option.
The most expensive ticket will cost you EUR 207.50 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere EUR 14.00.
It can take you anywhere between 2 and 31 hours to travel between Cologne and Hamburg depending on the means of transport you choose.
Flight is the fastest way to travel between Cologne and Hamburg. Flight will bring you to your destination in 1h 5m. Flight does a much slower job and take about 1d 6h 35m to reach Hamburg.
Travelling between Cologne and Hamburg can be as cheap as EUR 14.00 if you opt for a FlixBus bus and as expensive as EUR 207.50 if you buy a Eurowings flight ticket.
Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.
Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Cologne to Hamburg.
Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Cologne to Hamburg, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as EUR 27.00.
Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.
If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.
In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.
Eurowings, Pegasus Airlines, Ryanair
There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with flight remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.
Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route