Cheap Flight Tickets to Hamburg

When it comes to visit German cities most tourists take flights to Berlin or Munich. But, Hamburg has a unique charm and just can’t be ignored. This forever welcoming city has caught tourist attention over the years and is undoubtedly a must-visit city in Europe. Being ultra-modern while simultaneously sticking to its old-world roots is what attracts tourists to Hamburg most. You will find it all here – wonderful museums, iconic landmarks, gorgeous monuments, restaurants, bars and great nightlife. Book cheap flights to Hamburg today with FlyOfinder and enjoy a vacation in Germany’s most liveable city. 

Flying to Hamburg

Airport

Hamburg Airport

Airport Code

HAM

High Season

May to mid-October

Low Season

January to March

Cheapest Month to Fly

January

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May to September

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Wednesday

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Time Zone

Central European Standard Time (GMT +1)

Must-see Places in Hamburg

Kunsthalle Hamburg: The Kunsthalle Hamburg is among Germany’s largest and important museum. Art buffs will enjoy seeing European art of more than seven centuries. Do remember to visit the café at the top of the museum for getting some awesome views of the city.

Hamburger Hafen: The Hamburger Hafen or the Port of Hamburg is spread in an area of 100 sq km, and is often called Gateway to Germany. It is home to some of the city’s major attractions, particularly the 19th-century Warehouse District and the 3.9-km-long bridge Köhlbrandbrücke.  

Hamburg Rathaus: The Hamburg Rathaus or City Hall is situated in the center of Old Town. This large, opulent Neo-Renaissance building was inaugurated in 1897. It comprises of 647 rooms, many of them can be visited during the annual Long Night of Museums event. You can also consider taking guided tours.  

Hamburg has emerged as a premier commercial and cultural center in Europe. This major tourist destination has lots to offer to the visitors. The city is ready to captivate you with some of its major attractions. These include St. Peter's Church, St. Peter's Church, Rickmer Rickmers, International Maritime Museum, Inner Alster (Binnenalster) and Outer Alster (Aussenalster), Museum of Arts and Crafts, Ohlsdorf Cemetery, Bismarck Monument, Wallringpark, Museum of Ethnology, Altona Museum, Museumshafen Oevelgönne, Tierpark Hagenbeck and Jenisch Haus.  

Best Time to Fly to Hamburg

The best time for taking Hamburg cheap flights is during late spring when the parks in the city are in full bloom. Consider getting best Hamburg flight deals for travel in May when the annual Cherry Blossom Festival takes place. The comfortable temperatures are perfect for exploration and enjoying outdoors. This is also the time when peak summer season is yet to pick up and great for getting discounts on Hamburg flight tickets.

Getting Around in Hamburg

Hamburg is a compact city and can be easily explored on foot. However, the city also has an efficient public transportation system as well such as subway (U-Bahn), suburban train (S-Bahn), and bus. You can also opt for rental cars and taxis, but they are expensive. The cheapest way to reach the city centre from Hamburg Airport is by taking the suburban train.

Best Things to Do in Hamburg

Hamburg is a vibrant city with cutting-edge fashion, happening nightlife and flourishing dining scene.  Tourists visiting this thriving harbour city are bound to be surprised with plenty of things to see and experience.

  • Take you kids to the Miniatur Wunderland, world’s largest model railway and Germany’s prime tourist attraction. It’s great fun to see many massive models representing different
  • The Elbtunnel, often referred to as St. Pauli Elbtunnel, is a long tunnel running under the Elbe River and connecting the city center with the harbor in the city’s southern part. This 100-year-old tunnel is a must visit
  • Discover some of Hamburg’s excellent street art and graffiti. They can be found in different parts of the city. However, the best spots to admire them are in the neighborhoods of Karolinenviertel, Sternschanze and St. Pauli
  • Enjoy music at the newly opened Elbphilharmonie Concert Hall. It is currently the world’s largest and acoustically most advanced concert halls. It’s architecture resembling ocean waves is worth admiring
  • Spend some time relaxing at the Planten un Blomen, a large urban park situated right in the middle of Hamburg. It’s an ideal place to enjoy picnic. It is also home to Europe’s largest Japanese garden

Visit the picturesque promenade Jungfernstieg running along Lake Binnenalster. Many tourists can be seen hanging around in its restaurants and shops

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Frequently Asked Questions

Most popular airlines offering direct flights to Hamburg from USA include Norwegian, British Airways and Aer Lingus.

The most popular U.S. route served from Hamburg is New York. Flights from Hamburg arrive at the major New York airports – JFK, LaGuardia and Newark Liberty.

The highest-rated airlines flying to Hamburg include Delta Air Lines, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, SAS and Aer Lingus. Looking to explore and experience more of Hamburg? Then take a look at our 3-Day itinerary in Hamburg to enjoy a great weekend.

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