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Berlin-Hamburg Train Schedule
How much are train tickets from Berlin to Hamburg?
|Fastest Train||1h 43m|
|Trains Per Day||89|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is there a night train from Berlin to Hamburg?
What is the scenery like from Berlin to Hamburg?
How many trains per day go from Berlin to Hamburg?
Is it safe to travel by train from Berlin to Hamburg 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.
Can you take a train all the way from Berlin to Hamburg?
What is the price of a train ticket from Berlin to Hamburg?
In the last month, $28.55 was the average price of a train ticket from Berlin, BE to Hamburg, HH. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 27 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $32.14 more than that for a same-day booking.
How long is the train journey from Berlin to Hamburg?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Berlin to Hamburg are the most crowded on Thursday. 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 Wednesday 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 Berlin at 12:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00pm. 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 Berlin to Hamburg?
There are 89 scheduled trains on most days. 25 of these are direct connections to Hamburg. 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.
Which train should you take from Berlin to Hamburg?
There are 5 train lines with service from Berlin, Berlin to Hamburg, Hamburg. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 88 trains each day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|DB Eurocity||4||2h 8m||$35.88|
|DB Intercity||2||2h 6m||$34.32|
|DB Intercity-Express||20||1h 59m||$35.65|
|Deutsche Bahn||88||2h 34m||$39.25|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||4||5h 37m||$44.00|
Where is the train station in Berlin?
Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 5 stops and stations in Berlin where you can board the train:
- Berlin Hbf (tief)
- S+u Bundesplatz
- Rigaer Straße
- Train Station
Where is the train station in Hamburg?
Hamburg receives travelers from Berlin at its two active train stations:
- Hamburg Train Station, Bahnsteig Gleis 7 + 8
- Train Station (S-Bahn)
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