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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Hamburg to Düsseldorf?

Lowest price$28.13
Fastest train3h 11m
Trains per day72
Train lines5

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Hamburg to Düsseldorf 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.

Can you take a train all the way from Hamburg to Düsseldorf?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Hamburg to Düsseldorf. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

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

In the last month, $46.02 was the average price of a train ticket from Hamburg, HH to Düsseldorf, NW. This is a great price, especially considering the length of the route. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 9 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $0.83 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Hamburg to Düsseldorf?

The distance between Hamburg and Düsseldorf is approximately 210 miles, or 338 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 22 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 11 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 Düsseldorf are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Thursday 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 12:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00pm. 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 Hamburg to Düsseldorf?

There are 72 scheduled trains on most days. 5 of these are direct connections to Düsseldorf. 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 Düsseldorf to Hamburg. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Hamburg to Düsseldorf for $44.52.

Which train should you take from Hamburg to Düsseldorf?

There are 5 train lines with service from Hamburg, Hamburg to Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 54 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Eurocity13h 44m$35.62
DB Intercity13h 46m$45.98
DB Intercity-Express64h 4m$63.09
Deutsche Bahn544h 17m$67.41
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company244h 48m$62.98

DB Eurocity train tickets from Hamburg to Düsseldorf start from $36, and on average cost $36. Daily there are 1 DB Eurocity schedules to Düsseldorf. DB Eurocity in Hamburg leaves from Hamburg Train Station, Bahnsteig Gleis 7 + 8, And in Düsseldorf trains arrive at Düsseldorf Central Station, From Hamburg to Düsseldorf train travel on DB Eurocity takes 3 hours and 44 minutes. If you are looking to get to Düsseldorf faster, DB Eurocity offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 11 minutes.

DB Intercity train tickets from Hamburg to Düsseldorf start from $28, and on average cost $46. Daily there are 1 DB Intercity schedules to Düsseldorf. DB Intercity in Hamburg leaves from Hamburg Train Station, Bahnsteig Gleis 7 + 8, And in Düsseldorf trains arrive at Düsseldorf Central Station, From Hamburg to Düsseldorf train travel on DB Intercity takes 3 hours and 46 minutes. If you are looking to get to Düsseldorf faster, DB Intercity offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 11 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Düsseldorf on a weekend there is typically one DB Intercity scheduled trip per day, which will cost $38 for a one-way weekend reservation from Hamburg.

DB Intercity-Express train tickets from Hamburg to Düsseldorf start from $33, and on average cost $63. Daily there are 6 DB Intercity-Express schedules to Düsseldorf. DB Intercity-Express in Hamburg leaves from Hamburg Train Station, Bahnsteig Gleis 7 + 8 and one other station. And in Düsseldorf trains arrive at Düsseldorf Central Station and 4 other train stations. From Hamburg to Düsseldorf train travel on DB Intercity-Express takes 4 hours and 4 minutes. If you are looking to get to Düsseldorf faster, DB Intercity-Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 11 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, DB Intercity-Express offers 16 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $59 for a one-way train ticket to Düsseldorf.

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Hamburg to Düsseldorf start from $28, and on average cost $67. Daily there are 54 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Düsseldorf. Deutsche Bahn in Hamburg leaves from Hamburg Train Station, Bahnsteig Gleis 7 + 8 and one other station. And in Düsseldorf trains arrive at Düsseldorf Wehrhahn and 15 other train stations. From Hamburg to Düsseldorf train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 4 hours and 17 minutes. If you are looking to get to Düsseldorf faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 11 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn offers 151 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $55 for a one-way train ticket to Düsseldorf.

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Hamburg to Düsseldorf start from $28, and on average cost $63. Daily there are 24 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Düsseldorf. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Hamburg leaves from Hamburg Train Station, Bahnsteig Gleis 7 + 8 and one other station. And in Düsseldorf trains arrive at Düsseldorf Friedrichstadt and 10 other train stations. From Hamburg to Düsseldorf train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 4 hours and 48 minutes. If you are looking to get to Düsseldorf faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 11 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 55 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $51 for a one-way train ticket to Düsseldorf.

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