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Train Information from Duisburg to Hamburg

distanceDistance201 miles (324 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price£16 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Duisburg to Hamburg cover the 201 miles (324 km) long route taking on average 3 h 13 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £12, but the average price of train tickets is £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Duisburg Hbf and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

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Travel with Deutsche Bahn from Duisburg to Hamburg

Find the best trains to Hamburg from Duisburg with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from £12. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Duisburg and Hamburg. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Train information from Duisburg to Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 29 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 5 a day

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Duisburg to Hamburg, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips

Trains from Duisburg 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 Duisburg to Hamburg.
How much do cheap train tickets between Duisburg and Hamburg cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Hamburg from Duisburg for as little as £12  in the next 7 days.
How much does the train from Duisburg to Hamburg cost on average?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Duisburg to Hamburg train prices are on average £16  one way.
What is the distance to Hamburg from Duisburg via train?
The Duisburg to Hamburg train distance is approximately 201 miles (324 km).
How long is the train between Duisburg and Hamburg?
On average the Duisburg to Hamburg train time is 3 h 13 min  covering the 201 miles (324 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in Duisburg and arrival train station in Hamburg?

When taking a train from Duisburg, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Duisburg Hbf, Duisburg-Buchholz and Duisburg-Meiderich Süd. When you arrive in Hamburg, your train can arrive in train stations including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Duisburg Hbf   to Hamburg Hbf.

Where is the train station in Duisburg? Where is the train station in Hamburg?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Duisburg Hbf, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Hamburg Hbf, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre.

What train companies go from Duisburg to Hamburg?
For the best Duisburg to Hamburg train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Duisburg and Hamburg to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains are there to Hamburg from Duisburg a day?
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Duisburg to Hamburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Duisburg to Hamburg? When does the last train depart from Duisburg to Hamburg?
You can take the first train from Duisburg to Hamburg at 08: 42   or take the last train from Duisburg to Hamburg leaving at 18: 10. Look for the latest Duisburg Hamburg train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
How far in advance should I book train tickets from Duisburg to Hamburg for the best deals?
You can find a train between Duisburg and Hamburg to cost on average £16 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 Duisburg to Hamburg train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Duisburg Hbf is the most popular Duisburg 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 Duisburg for your journey to Hamburg.