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Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf by train

It takes an average of 1h 20m to travel from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf by train, over a distance of around 38 miles (61 km). There are normally 15 trains per day travelling from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf and tickets for this journey start from €17.90 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 1h 10m
PriceFrom €17.90
Distance38 miles (61 km)
Frequency15 trains per day
First train08:43
Last train14:43
Departure stationKiel Hbf
Arrival stationLübeck Hbf
ChangesDirect trains available

Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf for Thursday 29th July 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
18:43 Kiel Hbf19:53 Lübeck HbfRE 11133 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets1h 10m, direct
19:05 Kiel Hbf20:32 Lübeck HbfRE 11185 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets1h 27m, direct
19:43 Kiel Hbf20:53 Lübeck HbfRE 11135 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets1h 10m, direct
20:05 Kiel Hbf21:32 Lübeck HbfRE 11187 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets1h 27m, direct
20:43 Kiel Hbf21:53 Lübeck HbfRE 11137 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets1h 10m, direct
21:02 Kiel Hbf22:51 Lübeck HbfRE 21137 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets1h 49m, 2 changes
21:43 Kiel Hbf22:58 Lübeck HbfRE 11139 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets1h 15m, direct
22:43 Kiel Hbf23:58 Lübeck HbfRE 11141 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets1h 15m, direct
23:43 Kiel Hbf00:58 Lübeck HbfRE 11143 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets1h 15m, direct
00:05 Kiel Hbf05:32 Lübeck HbfRE 21143 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets5h 27m, 2 changes

Cheap train tickets from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

The price of train tickets from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf starts at €17.90 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 Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf 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.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf? 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 Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf take?

The average journey time by train between Kiel Hbf and Lübeck Hbf is 1 hour and 20 minutes, with around 15 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 Kiel Hbf and Lübeck Hbf by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf is 1 hour and 10 minutes.

How much does the train from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf cost?

Train ticket prices from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf can start from as little as €17.90 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf without having to change trains. There are 13 direct trains from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf leave?

The first train from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf leaves at 08:43. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf leave?

The last train from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf leaves at 14:43. 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 Kiel Hbf and Lübeck Hbf by train?

Trains travelling from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf cover a distance of around 38 miles (61 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Lübeck Hbf to Kiel Hbf. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 07/29/2021. 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 07/09/2021 for travel on 07/09/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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