Cheap train tickets from Düsseldorf to Hamburg

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How do you find cheap train tickets from Düsseldorf to Hamburg?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Düsseldorf to Hamburg is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Düsseldorf to Hamburg was $24.20. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 24 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $5.21 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Düsseldorf to Hamburg?

The distance between Düsseldorf and Hamburg is approximately 210.33 miles, or 338.41 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 3 hours and 33 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 12 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Düsseldorf to Hamburg?

On Sunday trains from Düsseldorf to Hamburg are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Düsseldorf to Hamburg?

Typically there are 6 schedules to compare for your trip to Hamburg. On the route to Hamburg 6 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. FlixTrain offers the most scheduled departures between Düsseldorf to Hamburg, usually offering 3 trips per day. 3 train trips per day are direct connections to Hamburg, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Düsseldorf to Hamburg, which start at $18.67.

Here are the 6 train companies that operate from Düsseldorf to Hamburg

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Düsseldorf to Hamburg start from $44.16, and on average cost $75.64. Daily there are 120 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Hamburg. Deutsche Bahn in Düsseldorf leaves from Angermund and 4 other stations. And in Hamburg trains arrive at Train Station,

From Düsseldorf to Hamburg train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 4 hours and 29 minutes. If you are looking to get to Hamburg faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 12 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn offers 120 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $75.64 for a one-way train ticket to Hamburg.

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Avg. Time
4h 29m
Avg. Price
$75.64

DB Eurocity

DB Eurocity train tickets from Düsseldorf to Hamburg start from $58.93, and on average cost $58.93. Daily there are 1 DB Eurocity schedules to Hamburg. DB Eurocity in Düsseldorf leaves from Train Station, And in Hamburg trains arrive at Train Station,

From Düsseldorf to Hamburg train travel on DB Eurocity takes 3 hours and 42 minutes. If you are looking to get to Hamburg faster, DB Eurocity offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 12 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Hamburg on a weekend there is typically one DB Eurocity scheduled trip per day, which will cost $58.93 for a one-way weekend reservation from Düsseldorf.

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Avg. Time
3h 42m
Avg. Price
$58.93

DB Intercity

DB Intercity train tickets from Düsseldorf to Hamburg start from $53.02, and on average cost $59.30. Daily there are 8 DB Intercity schedules to Hamburg. DB Intercity in Düsseldorf leaves from Train Station, And in Hamburg trains arrive at Train Station,

From Düsseldorf to Hamburg train travel on DB Intercity takes 3 hours and 44 minutes. If you are looking to get to Hamburg faster, DB Intercity offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 12 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, DB Intercity offers 8 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $59.30 for a one-way train ticket to Hamburg.

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Beverage
Avg. Time
3h 44m
Avg. Price
$59.30

DB Intercity-Express

DB Intercity-Express train tickets from Düsseldorf to Hamburg start from $53.02, and on average cost $84.70. Daily there are 18 DB Intercity-Express schedules to Hamburg. DB Intercity-Express in Düsseldorf leaves from Train Station, And in Hamburg trains arrive at Train Station,

From Düsseldorf to Hamburg train travel on DB Intercity-Express takes 3 hours and 55 minutes. If you are looking to get to Hamburg faster, DB Intercity-Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 12 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, DB Intercity-Express offers 18 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $84.70 for a one-way train ticket to Hamburg.

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Beverage
Avg. Time
3h 55m
Avg. Price
$84.70

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Düsseldorf to Hamburg start from $58.93, and on average cost $65.88. Daily there are 12 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Hamburg. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Düsseldorf leaves from Train Station and 4 other stations. And in Hamburg trains arrive at Train Station,

From Düsseldorf to Hamburg train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 6 hours and 35 minutes. If you are looking to get to Hamburg faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 12 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 12 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $65.88 for a one-way train ticket to Hamburg.

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Avg. Time
6h 35m
Avg. Price
$65.88

FlixTrain

FlixTrain train tickets from Düsseldorf to Hamburg start from $14.35, and on average cost $26.15. Daily there are 3 FlixTrain schedules to Hamburg. FlixTrain in Düsseldorf leaves from Train Station, And in Hamburg trains arrive at Train Station and one other train station.

From Düsseldorf to Hamburg train travel on FlixTrain takes 3 hours and 32 minutes. If you are looking to get to Hamburg faster, FlixTrain offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 12 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, FlixTrain offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $28.88 for a one-way train ticket to Hamburg.

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Air conditioning
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Avg. Time
3h 32m
Avg. Price
$26.15
There are 5 train stations in Düsseldorf with trains to Hamburg. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • Train Station
  • Angermund
  • Düsseldorf-Garath
  • Düsseldorf-Hellerhof
  • Düsseldorf-Benrath
There are 2 different stations where trains from Düsseldorf arrive in Hamburg. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in Hamburg:
  • Train Station
  • Hamburg-Harburg