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Hamburg-Interlaken Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Hamburg to Interlaken?

Lowest Price£85.97
Fastest Train9h 20m
Trains Per Day36
Train Lines5

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Hamburg to Interlaken right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Hamburg to Interlaken?

In the last month, £85.97 was the average price of a train ticket from Hamburg, HH to Interlaken, BE. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Hamburg to Interlaken?

The distance between Hamburg and Interlaken is approximately 484 miles, or 778 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 11 hours and 18 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 20 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 Hamburg to Interlaken are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Sunday 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 Hamburg at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. 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 Hamburg to Interlaken?

There are 36 scheduled trains on most days. 2 of these are direct connections to Interlaken. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Interlaken to Hamburg. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Hamburg to Interlaken for £58.01.

Which train should you take from Hamburg to Interlaken?

There are 5 train lines with service from Hamburg, Hamburg to Interlaken, Canton of Bern. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 18 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Eurocity211h 17m£117.65
DB Intercity212h 35m£58.78
DB Intercity-Express49h 53m£94.11
Deutsche Bahn1810h 33m£83.45
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company1012h 58m£86.37

Where is the train station in Hamburg?

There is one train station in Hamburg:

  • Train Station

Where is the train station in Interlaken?

Interlaken receives travelers from Hamburg at its two active train stations:

  • Interlaken Ost
  • Interlaken West

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