Compare train tickets from Schwetzingen to Hamburg
We partner with all bus & train carriers to find the best fares.
No Wanderu Fees
Without any extra fees, we make it easy to book your tickets.
Best Travel Options
We help you find & compare the best buses & trains in one place.
Schwetzingen - Hamburg Train Timetable
There are 8 daily trains from Schwetzingen to Hamburg. Traveling by train from Schwetzingen to Hamburg usually takes around 5 hours and 32 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 4 hours and 39 minutes.
|Distance||294 mi (474 km)|
|Fastest train||4h 39m|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn|
Which train should you take from Schwetzingen to Hamburg?
Deutsche Bahn is the one and only train line which connects Schwetzingen, Baden-Württemberg to Hamburg, Hamburg. However, there are 8 trains per day to choose from.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Deutsche Bahn||8||5h 33m||£94.51|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Schwetzingen to Hamburg during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the train journey from Schwetzingen to Hamburg?
The distance between Schwetzingen and Hamburg is approximately 294 miles, or 474 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 32 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 39 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.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Schwetzingen to Hamburg are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Schwetzingen at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 20:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Schwetzingen to Hamburg?
There are 8 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Hamburg to Schwetzingen.
Hamburg might be often overshadowed by Berlin or Munich, but it certainly is one of Germany’s best hidden gems. A vibrant harbor city with plenty of activities, Hamburg will keep you interested through days and nights. Among the city’s most famous attractions is the Elbphilharmonie, a stunning concert hall that could rival the famous Sydney Opera House. The concert hall also features a public viewing platform that offers a panoramic view of the city and the harbor, a great bonus for visitors who enjoy taking pictures. If you travel with kids, it is a great idea to take them to the Miniatur Wunderland, which many consider to be the largest model railway in the world. If you simply want to take a walk around and enjoy the vibe of the city, Planten und Blomen, nicknamed “the green lungs of the city”, will provide the reprieve you need.
Hamburg’s proximity to the sea allows it to offer the freshest and finest seafood dishes around. Fischereihafen Restaurant is a local favorite that has garnered plenty of attention. For the best beers around, Braugasthaus Altes Mädchen is a popular spot that is worth your attention.
The main bus station in the city is called ZOB Hamburg and it’s located at Adenauerallee 78 in the city center, serving FlixBus and Sindbad, among other carriers. Hamburg Hauptbahnhof is the main railway station in the city. For international air services, Hamburg Airport, the oldest in Germany, is the main airport.
Where is the train station in Schwetzingen?
There is one train station in Schwetzingen.
Where is the train station in Hamburg?
Hamburg receives travelers from Schwetzingen at its two active train stations.
Train stations in Hamburg:
Need a return trip from Hamburg to Schwetzingen?Search Train Tickets
Plan your next adventure
More trains from Schwetzingen
- Train from Schwetzingen to Dettingen unter Teck
- Train from Schwetzingen to Fürth
- Train from Schwetzingen to Füssen
- Schwetzingen to Kempten Train
- Train from Schwetzingen to Munich
- Schwetzingen to Nuremberg
- Schwetzingen to Cologne Train
- Schwetzingen to Siegen Train
- Schwetzingen to Schifferstadt Train
- Schwetzingen to Worms Train
- Schwetzingen to Paris Train
- Train from Schwetzingen to Milan
- Train from Schwetzingen to Twello
- Train from Schwetzingen to Zevenaar
- Schwetzingen to Groningen
- Train from Schwetzingen to The Hague
- Schwetzingen to Wrocław Train
- Schwetzingen to Košice Train
Continue by train from Hamburg
Wanderu is the simplest way to book bus and train travel.
With just a quick search on Wanderu, you can compare bus and train schedules and prices from hundreds of travel companies in one convenient place to find the trip that works best for you. Wanderu’s simple checkout process makes it easy to book cheap bus and train tickets hassle-free and with no additional fees. Most importantly, as Wanderu is an official partner of all leading bus and train companies, we always have the best bus and train deals out there.