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Hamburg to Frankfurt bus - cost & duration
|Shortest duration||15h 25m|
|Trips per day||1|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How much is a bus ticket from Hamburg to Frankfurt?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $48.19 was the low point for bus fares from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main. Buses from Frankfurt to Hamburg are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $48.19 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 15 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $37.86 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 20 hours and 41 minutes to cover the 244 miles (393 kilometers) from Hamburg, HH to Frankfurt am Main, HE. However, the fastest bus only takes 15 hours and 25 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Because many passengers travel from Hamburg to Frankfurt at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Hamburg?
There is usually only one bus per day from Hamburg to Frankfurt. It leaves the station in Hamburg at 1:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.
How many buses are there each day?
There is usually only one bus per day from Hamburg to Frankfurt. However, it is not a direct bus, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change buses during the trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Hamburg to Frankfurt; ticket prices start at $28.12.
What bus companies travel from Hamburg to Frankfurt?
There is one bus company that operates from Hamburg to Frankfurt. FlixBus is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
Book FlixBus from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main from $46. Typically there is one FlixBus schedule per day from Hamburg to Frankfurt and you can expect on average to pay $76 for a FlixBus ticket to Frankfurt am Main. In Hamburg, FlixBus departs to Frankfurt am Main from Adenauerallee 78, In Frankfurt am Main, FlixBus arrives at Mannheimer St Area B and one other station. An average trip on FlixBus from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main takes 20 hours and 41 minutes, while the fastest available FlixBus trip will get you to Frankfurt am Main in 15 hours and 25 minutes, On weekends, FlixBus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $71 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Frankfurt am Main.
Where does the bus leave from in Hamburg?
Most buses depart from the main station in Hamburg, Hamburg:
- Adenauerallee 78
Where does the bus arrive in Frankfurt?
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Frankfurt am Main, Hesse:
- Mannheimer St Area B
- Central Bus Station
Price trends for buses from Hamburg to Frankfurt
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