Travelling by car, rail, coach & public transport


Relax and travel safely to Lübeck and Travemünde by car, rail, coach or public transport and spend a pleasant few days holiday in peace.

Travelling by car
Ready, steady, go by car. It doesn't matter where you're travelling from - these routes are the easiest way of getting to Lübeck and Travemünde.

From the North: A7 from Flensburg, A1 from Puttgarden

From the East: A20 from Rostock, A24 from Berlin and change in Hamburg onto the A1

From the South: A7 from Hanover and change in Hamburg onto the A1

From the West: A1 from Bremen

Have a good trip!

Travel by rail with the Deutsche Bahn

Leave traffic jams behind and enjoy your journey right from the start. Deutsche Bahn long-distance trains are fast, affordable and environmentally-friendly. The rail's travel information service not only knows all about train timetables but also when buses leave and how long it takes to walk to the next stop.

Important Note
Due to increasing construction work with rail replacement service in Denmark, IC trains will be diverted via Padborg from 1st December 2019 on the Hamburg-Copenhagen line (previously via Lübeck-Puttgarden-Rodby) for the next few years.

Barrier-free by train
The train station is fully accessible with lifts to the platforms. The DB Service Point is open until 10 pm. The DB Travel Centre is barrier-free, tactile guidance strips for the visually impaired with long sticks lead the way to the platforms. There is a toilet for disabled users and disabled parking is available in front of the door.

Railway mission:
Opening Times: Mon - Fri 8.30 am - 5 pm, Sat 8.30 am - 12.30 pm, Sun and public holidays: closed
All people needing help are accompanied to the platforms. Please register by calling +49 (0) 451 / 8 21 21 or fax: +49 (0) 451/ 8 13 01 77.
The "Bahnhofsmission" offers help in getting on and off trains, provides a lounge and information on rail connections. Luggage service only up to 5 kg.

Make way for rail
Competitive rail prices to Lübeck Prices are only valid when booking a basic package or a room through our accommodation services. BahnCard holders travel even more cheaply.

Travel by coach

Or you could travel comfortably by coach to Lübeck. The central bus station is directly located at the main station of Lübeck from where the Old Town can be reached within walking distance. You can directly by the tickets at the Tourist Information in Lübeck.

The numerous coach connections to Lübeck can be found at: 

Quick and easy travel to Lübeck and Travemünde
The Stadtverkehr Lübeck GmbH operates the public transport system in Lübeck and the surrounding area as well as the Priwall ferries. Information on timetables, tickets and tariffs are available from, or Tel.: +49 (0) 4 51/8 88 28 28.

Interactive busnetwork

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