Train

Take the train Flixtrain at the station Essen Hbf.

The journey takes approximately 3 h 11 m. Ticket price is about €19. The travel distance is 367 km.

Carrier is Flixtrain.

Book

Get off at the Hamburg Hbf.


🛏 Find hotel deals and discounts up to 20% in Hamburg at Booking


Train

Take the train Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express at the station Essen Hbf.

The journey takes approximately 3 h 13 m. Ticket price is about €35. The travel distance is 374 km.

Carrier is Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express.

Book

Get off at the Hamburg Hbf.


🛏 Find hotel deals and discounts up to 20% in Hamburg at Booking


Bus

Take the bus FlixBus at the station Essen Hbf.

The journey takes approximately 35 m. Ticket price is about €30. The travel distance is 37 km.

Carrier is FlixBus.

Book

Get off at the Dortmund Hbf.
Take the bus FlixBus at the station Dortmund Hbf.

The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 m. Ticket price is about €18. The travel distance is 360 km.

Carrier is FlixBus.

Book

Get off at the Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB.


🛏 Find hotel deals and discounts up to 20% in Hamburg at Booking


Night train

Take the train Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express at the station Essen Hbf.

The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 m. Ticket price is about €70. The travel distance is 384 km.

Carrier is Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express.

Book

Get off at the Hamburg Hbf.


🛏 Find hotel deals and discounts up to 20% in Hamburg at Booking


Drive

In a rental car. See on this site which rental company has the best deal.

The journey takes approximately 3 h 3 m. The travel distance is 366 km.

Get off at the Hamburg.


🛏 Find hotel deals and discounts up to 20% in Hamburg at Booking


Fly from Dusseldorf

Take the train Deutsche Bahn Regional at the station Essen Hbf.

The journey takes approximately 37 m. Ticket price is about €6. The travel distance is 37 km.

Carrier is Deutsche Bahn Regional.

Book

Get off at the D-Flughafen Terminal S.
Fly out to Hamburg (HAM) of the airport Dusseldorf (DUS).

The journey takes approximately 1 h Ticket price is about €50.

Carrier is Eurowings.

22

Search budget taxi

Get off at the Hamburg (HAM).
Take the train HVV at the station Hamburg Airport.

The journey takes approximately 28 m. Ticket price is about €3. The travel distance is 14 km.

Carrier is HVV.

Book

Get off at the Jungfernstieg.


🛏 Find hotel deals and discounts up to 20% in Hamburg at Booking


Train to Cologne Bonn fly

Take the train Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express at the station Essen Hbf.

The journey takes approximately 50 m. Ticket price is about €6. The travel distance is 81 km.

Carrier is Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express.

Book

Take the train Deutsche Bahn Regional at the station Köln Deutz Messe/Deutz Bf.

The journey takes approximately 12 m. Ticket price is about €3. The travel distance is 13 km.

Carrier is Deutsche Bahn Regional.

Book

Fly out to Hamburg (HAM) of the airport Cologne Bonn (CGN).

The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 m. Ticket price is about €24.

Carrier is Eurowings.

22

Search budget taxi

Get off at the Hamburg (HAM).
Take the train HVV at the station Essen Hbf.

The journey takes approximately 28 m. Ticket price is about €3. The travel distance is 374 km.

Carrier is HVV.

Book

Get off at the Hamburg Hbf.


🛏 Find hotel deals and discounts up to 20% in Hamburg at Booking


Train to Frankfurt fly

Take the train Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express at the station Essen Hbf.

The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 m. Ticket price is about €14. The travel distance is 250 km.

Carrier is Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express.

Book

Fly out to Hamburg (HAM) of the airport Frankfurt (FRA).

The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 m. Ticket price is about €25.

Carrier is Lufthansa.

22

Search budget taxi

Get off at the Hamburg (HAM).
Take the train HVV at the station Essen Hbf.

The journey takes approximately 28 m. Ticket price is about €3. The travel distance is 374 km.

Carrier is HVV.

Book

Get off at the Hamburg Hbf.


🛏 Find hotel deals and discounts up to 20% in Hamburg at Booking


The cheapest way to travel from Essen to Hamburg is by taking a Rideshare with an average price of €10. The journey takes approximately 3 h 51 m.

Drive is the fastest way to travel from Essen to Hamburg. Tickets cost €19. The journey takes approximately 3 h 3 m.

Essen is approximately 366 km away from Hamburg. The trip by car takes 3 h 3 m.

Yes, there is a direct train from Essen to Hamburg . The route is served by the company Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express. Tickets cost about €35. A bus trip will take 3 h 13 m.

The average journey time by car between Essen and Hamburg is 3 h 3 m.

What to Do in Hamburg

Hamburg

What to see and do in Hamburg? The city of Hamburg is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and has much to offer tourists, including its impressive architecture, culture, nightlife and shopping. Here are some highlights: There are many beautiful old buildings to visit in Hamburg, such as the Alster district with its many lakes and parks or the Sternschanze fortress, which was used by the Allies during World War II as their headquarters. The city has a flourishing music scene with plenty of live music venuesboth large and smallto check out. For food lovers, there are plenty of restaurants to choose from ranging from ethnic restaurants to Michelin-starred establishments. And for those looking for something special, Hamburg has a wealth of historical attractions like the Binnenalster canal or the Schellingstrasse street market.