Berlin to Hamburg train

Cheap train tickets from Berlin to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for 30 Jun

Cheapest

£40

Average

£61

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

2nd Cheapest
07:06Berlin Hbf2h05 09:11Hamburg Hbf
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£401One-way
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21:38Berlin Hbf1h55 23:33Hamburg Hbf
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£401One-way
09:06Berlin Hbf2h05 11:11Hamburg Hbf
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£451One-way
19:06Berlin Hbf2h13 21:19Hamburg Hbf
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£451One-way
22:38Berlin Hbf1h55 00:33Hamburg Hbf
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£511One-way

Train schedule Berlin to Hamburg

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00:20Berlin Hbf6h38 06:58Hamburg Hbf
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05:28Berlin Hbf1h57 07:25Hamburg Hbf
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06:38Berlin Hbf1h47 08:25Hamburg Hbf
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07:06Berlin Hbf2h05 09:11Hamburg Hbf
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07:38Berlin Hbf1h46 09:24Hamburg Hbf
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08:38Berlin Hbf1h43 10:21Hamburg Hbf
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09:06Berlin Hbf2h05 11:11Hamburg Hbf
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09:38Berlin Hbf1h46 11:24Hamburg Hbf
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10:06Berlin Hbf1h45 11:51Hamburg Hbf
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10:38Berlin Hbf1h43 12:21Hamburg Hbf
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11:06Berlin Hbf2h05 13:11Hamburg Hbf
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11:38Berlin Hbf1h46 13:24Hamburg Hbf
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12:06Berlin Hbf1h57 14:03Hamburg Altona
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12:38Berlin Hbf1h43 14:21Hamburg Hbf
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13:03Berlin Hbf2h09 15:12Hamburg Hbf
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13:38Berlin Hbf1h46 15:24Hamburg Hbf
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14:03Berlin Hbf1h56 15:59Hamburg Hbf
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14:38Berlin Hbf1h43 16:21Hamburg Hbf
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15:06Berlin Hbf2h05 17:11Hamburg Hbf
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15:38Berlin Hbf1h46 17:24Hamburg Hbf
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16:03Berlin Hbf2h09 18:12Hamburg Hbf
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16:38Berlin Hbf1h44 18:22Hamburg Hbf
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17:06Berlin Hbf2h06 19:12Hamburg Hbf
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17:38Berlin Hbf1h46 19:24Hamburg Hbf
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18:05Berlin Hbf1h46 19:51Hamburg Hbf
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18:38Berlin Hbf1h45 20:23Hamburg Hbf
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19:06Berlin Hbf2h13 21:19Hamburg Hbf
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19:40Berlin Hbf1h44 21:24Hamburg Hbf
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20:06Berlin Hbf1h50 21:56Hamburg Hbf
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20:38Berlin Hbf1h44 22:22Hamburg Hbf
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21:38Berlin Hbf1h55 23:33Hamburg Hbf
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22:38Berlin Hbf1h55 00:33Hamburg Hbf
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Fastest train times from Berlin to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for 30 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 43 m

Average

2 h 1 m

Trains per day

32

Distance

255 km

Of the 32 trains that leave Berlin for Hamburg every day 31 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
14:38Berlin Hbf1h43 16:21Hamburg Hbf
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£671One-way
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08:38Berlin Hbf1h43 10:21Hamburg Hbf
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£611One-way
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12:38Berlin Hbf1h43 14:21Hamburg Hbf
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£671One-way
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10:38Berlin Hbf1h43 12:21Hamburg Hbf
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£671One-way
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16:38Berlin Hbf1h44 18:22Hamburg Hbf
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£711One-way

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Overview: Train from Berlin to Hamburg

distanceDistance158 miles (255 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price£17 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency29 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 28 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesFlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Berlin to Hamburg cover the 158 miles (255 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 49 min with our travel partners like FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 29 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £12, but the average price of train tickets is £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn trains Berlin to Hamburg

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Berlin to Hamburg from £12. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Berlin to Hamburg train.

Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Hamburg train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 52 min
  • Average Price: £12
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 28 a day

Trains from Berlin to Hamburg

The principal departure stations for Deutsche Bahn trains from Berlin to Hamburg are Zoologischer Garten and Hauptbahnhof. Services from Zoologischer Garten run hourly from 6:30 a.m. until 10:30 p.m. on weekdays and Saturdays, and from 8:30 a.m. on Sundays. This service usually includes one change at Berlin Spandau. From Hauptbahnhof, direct trains depart roughly twice per hour between 5:00 a.m. and 22:40 p.m. on weekdays and Saturdays, and from 7:00 a.m. on Sundays. The average journey time is 1 hour and 50 minutes.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Berlin to Hamburg?

Departure Stations: Zoologischer Garten railway station and the Hauptbahnhof are central hubs and easily accessed from anywhere in the city, either via the underground system or the local overground train system, the S-Bahn. A good number of bus services also stop at both stations. Zoologischer Garten railway station is located in the Charlottenburg district, next to Berlin Zoo. Berlin's Hauptbahnhof can be found just north of Tiergarten and is connected by the S-Bahn.

Arrival Station: Hamburg Hauptbahnhof is located approximately 1mile from the city centre, on the east side of the city next to the Museum of Art and Industry. The city centre, where Hamburg's impressive city hall can be found, can be reached in 15 minutes on foot or in 10 minutes by underground or bus.


Deutsche Bahn Trains from Berlin to Hamburg

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Deutsche Bahn is Germany's leading train company, running 40,000 train journeys every day. Deutsche Bahn has a wide range of tickets, offers and discount cards such as the BahnCard. Check if you can use it on the Deutsche Bahn trains from Berlin to Hamburg. For more information on ticket cancellation, please visit our customer service centre.

Deutsche Bahn has different types of trains such as ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regional Rail) based on travel time and comfort. Toilets are available on all trains and some of them have an onboard restaurant or access to Wi-Fi.

At Omio, you can easily check the train schedule from Berlin to Hamburg and book cheap Deutsche Bahn tickets.


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Travel Tips: Trains from Berlin to Hamburg

Travel by train to Hamburg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Berlin to Hamburg.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Berlin to Hamburg for the next 7 days starting from £12  one way.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Berlin to Hamburg train price to come in at an average of £17  one way.
The Berlin to Hamburg train distance is approximately 158 miles (255 km).
On average the Berlin to Hamburg train time is 1 h 49 min  covering the 158 miles (255 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

There are a few train stations in Berlin to start your route from including Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. In Hamburg you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf   and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Berlin Hbf, is located 3.5 miles (5.6 km) from the city centre of Berlin.

The most popular arrival train station, Hamburg Hbf, is located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre of Hamburg.

If you're looking for trains from Berlin to Hamburg, you can rely on FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn to get you to Hamburg. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Berlin to Hamburg journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 28 direct trains to Hamburg from Berlin per day with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
On average, there are 29 trains a day from Berlin to Hamburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Berlin to Hamburg at 05: 06   or take the last train from Berlin to Hamburg leaving at 21: 29. Look for the latest Berlin Hamburg train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
You can find a train between Berlin and Hamburg to cost on average £17 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Berlin to Hamburg train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Hamburg
Berlin Hbf is the most popular Berlin railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Berlin for your journey to Hamburg.
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+49 302971055
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Mon - Sat: 07: 00 - 22: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 00
Public transport options for Berlin Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U5
S-Bahn lines: S3, S5, S7, S9
Bus lines: 120, 123, 142, 147, 245, M41, M85, N20, N40, N5
Tram lines: M5, M6, M8, M10
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FEX, HBX, IRE, RB10, RB14, RB21, RB22, RE1, RE2, RE3, RE4, RE5, RE7
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
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ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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ticketOfficeHours
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility

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