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How to travel from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg by train

Want to find out more about taking the train from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg? Look no further.

You'll usually find 45 trains per day running between Hamburg Airport and Flensburg, which usually take 2 hours 46 minutes to complete the 132 km journey. It can take as little as 2 hours 25 minutes on the fastest services though, if you want to get there as quickly as possible. Although there aren't any direct services on this line, it's still easy to travel to Flensburg from Hamburg Airport, you'll just need to make 1 change along the way.

You can save money on train tickets from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg if you book in advance, as tickets usually start from $21.31. Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to compare ticket prices and get the cheapest fares.

Want to book your train tickets now? Just start a search with us today. If you want to find out more about the journey, read on for train schedules (including first and last train times), FAQs and tips on how to book cheap train tickets.

Hamburg Airport to Flensburg by train

It takes an average of 2h 46m to travel from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg by train, over a distance of around 82 miles (132 km). There are normally 45 trains per day travelling from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg and tickets for this journey start from $21.31 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 2h 25m
PriceFrom $21.31
Distance82 miles (132 km)
Frequency45 trains per day
First train00:13
Last train23:13
Departure stationHamburg Airport
Arrival stationFlensburg
Changes1 change

Hamburg Airport to Flensburg train times

Check out the next trains departing from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg for Tuesday Dec 7th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
11:13 13:40 2h 27m, 2 changes
12:03 14:40 2h 37m, 1 change
12:13 14:40 2h 27m, 2 changes
13:03 15:42 2h 39m, 1 change
13:13 15:42 2h 29m, 2 changes
14:03 16:42 2h 39m, 1 change
14:13 16:42 2h 29m, 2 changes
15:03 17:40 2h 37m, 1 change
15:13 17:40 2h 27m, 2 changes
16:03 18:48 2h 45m, 2 changes

Cheap train tickets from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg

The price of train tickets from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg starts at $21.31 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Hamburg Airport to Flensburg

Want to know more about your journey from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg take?

The average journey time by train between Hamburg Airport and Flensburg is 2 hours and 46 minutes, with around 45 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Hamburg Airport and Flensburg by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg is 2 hours and 25 minutes.

How much does the train from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg cost?

Train tickets from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg can start from as little as $21.31 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg?

No, there are no direct train services from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg. Travelling from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg leave?

The first train from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg leaves at 00:13. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg leave?

The last train from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg leaves at 23:13. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Hamburg Airport and Flensburg by train?

Trains travelling from Hamburg Airport to Flensburg cover a distance of around 82 miles (132 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Flensburg to Hamburg Airport.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Hamburg Airport to Flensburg for a typical week day using timetable data for 12/07/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 01/15/2022 for travel on 01/15/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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