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.
The average ticket from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main will cost around £ 43 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 25.
This is the last train of the day.
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3 h 21 m
4 h 29 m
Trains per day
Of the 31 trains that leave Hamburg for Frankfurt am Main every day 20 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 395 km distance in an average of 4 h 29 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 21 m .
The slowest trains will take 8 h 16 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||245 miles (395 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 11 min|
|Average train ticket price||£24 (€26)|
|Train frequency||17 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 17 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main cover the 245 miles (395 km) long route taking on average 4 h 11 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £24, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.
You can travel by train from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn for as low as £16. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
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 Hamburg and Frankfurt am Main. 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 Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn:
When you buy your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Hamburg and Frankfurt am Main don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
When departing from Hamburg, you have various train station options to start your route from including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. When arriving in Frankfurt am Main, you can end your route in train stations like Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion.
Omio customers book a train from Hamburg Hbf to Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf most frequently for this route.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Hamburg Hbf and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Frankfurt am Main most often arrive at Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and need to travel around 6.7 miles (10.8 km) from this train station to the city centre.
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