Cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for 8 Dec

Cheapest

£25

Average

£43

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.

Cheapest
20:50Hamburg Hbf7h09 03:59Frankfurt (Main) Süd
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£251One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:20Hamburg Hbf4h24 07:44Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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£321One-way
2nd Cheapest
22:46Hamburg Hbf8h16 07:02Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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£321One-way
22:46Hamburg Hbf8h03 06:49Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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£381One-way
22:46Hamburg Hbf8h02 06:48Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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£391One-way

Train schedule Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main

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03:20Hamburg Hbf4h24 07:44Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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05:15Hamburg Hbf3h45 09:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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06:07Hamburg Hbf3h21 09:28Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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06:18Hamburg Hbf3h42 10:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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07:23Hamburg Hbf3h37 11:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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07:30Hamburg Hbf4h14 11:44Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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07:30Hamburg Hbf4h58 12:28Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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08:24Hamburg Hbf3h36 12:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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08:28Hamburg Hbf4h16 12:44Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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09:24Hamburg Hbf3h36 13:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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10:24Hamburg Hbf3h36 14:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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10:28Hamburg Hbf4h16 14:44Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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11:24Hamburg Hbf4h15 15:39Frankfurt (Main) Süd
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11:24Hamburg Hbf3h36 15:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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12:24Hamburg Hbf3h36 16:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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12:28Hamburg Hbf4h16 16:44Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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13:24Hamburg Hbf3h36 17:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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13:28Hamburg Hbf4h16 17:44Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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14:24Hamburg Hbf3h36 18:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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15:24Hamburg Hbf3h36 19:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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16:24Hamburg Hbf3h36 20:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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16:28Hamburg Hbf4h16 20:44Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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17:24Hamburg Hbf3h36 21:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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18:24Hamburg Hbf3h36 22:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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19:24Hamburg Hbf3h36 23:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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20:01Hamburg Hbf3h51 23:52Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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20:50Hamburg Hbf7h09 03:59Frankfurt (Main) Süd
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22:46Hamburg Hbf8h16 07:02Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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22:46Hamburg Hbf8h02 06:48Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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22:46Hamburg Hbf6h55 05:41Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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22:46Hamburg Hbf8h03 06:49Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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Tue
7 Dec
£25Deutsche Bahn
£28Flixbus
£195Lufthansa
Wed
8 Dec
£25Deutsche Bahn
£17Flixbus
£262Lufthansa
Thu
9 Dec
£25Deutsche Bahn
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£262Lufthansa
Fri
10 Dec
£25Deutsche Bahn
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£196Lufthansa
Sat
11 Dec
£25Deutsche Bahn
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£169Lufthansa
Sun
12 Dec
£25Deutsche Bahn
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£169Lufthansa
Mon
13 Dec
£16Deutsche Bahn
£21Flixbus
£141Lufthansa
Tue
14 Dec
£16Deutsche Bahn
£34BlaBlaCar Bus
£114Lufthansa
Wed
15 Dec
£9FlixTrain
£17Flixbus
£195Lufthansa
Thu
16 Dec
£9FlixTrain
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£196Lufthansa
Fri
17 Dec
£16Deutsche Bahn
£22Flixbus
£114Lufthansa
Sat
18 Dec
£16Deutsche Bahn
£22Flixbus
£114Lufthansa
Sun
19 Dec
£16Deutsche Bahn
£22BlaBlaCar Bus
£114Lufthansa
Mon
20 Dec
£16Deutsche Bahn
£36BlaBlaCar Bus
£114Lufthansa
Tue
21 Dec
£16Deutsche Bahn
£62BlaBlaCar Bus
£92Lufthansa
Wed
22 Dec
£25Deutsche Bahn
£36Flixbus
£175Lufthansa
Thu
23 Dec
£39Deutsche Bahn
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£169Lufthansa
Fri
24 Dec
£16Deutsche Bahn
£20BlaBlaCar Bus
£70Lufthansa
Sat
25 Dec
£16Deutsche Bahn
£22BlaBlaCar Bus
£70Lufthansa
Sun
26 Dec
£16Deutsche Bahn
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£70Lufthansa
Mon
27 Dec
£16Deutsche Bahn
£49BlaBlaCar Bus
£70Lufthansa

Fastest train times from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for 8 Dec

Fastest Journey

3 h 21 m

Average

4 h 29 m

Trains per day

31

Distance

395 km

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.

Fastest
06:07Hamburg Hbf3h21 09:28Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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£481One-way
2nd Fastest
19:24Hamburg Hbf3h36 23:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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£431One-way
2nd Fastest
10:24Hamburg Hbf3h36 14:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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£431One-way
2nd Fastest
09:24Hamburg Hbf3h36 13:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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£481One-way
2nd Fastest
12:24Hamburg Hbf3h36 16:00Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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£431One-way

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Overview: Train from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance245 miles (395 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 11 min
priceAverage train ticket price£24 (€26)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche 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.

Train companies

Travel with Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main

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

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:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 18 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 8 a day

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:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main
Travel by train to Frankfurt am Main 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 Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains between Hamburg and Frankfurt am Main cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Frankfurt am Main from Hamburg for as low as £16  for the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main?
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main train to cost on average £24  one way.
How many miles is it from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main by train?
You should expect to travel around 245 miles (395 km)  to Frankfurt am Main from Hamburg by train.
How long does it take from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main by train?
On average the train from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main duration is 4 h 11 min  for the 245 miles (395 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Hamburg and arrival train station in Frankfurt am Main?

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.

Where is the Hamburg train station located? Where is the Frankfurt am Main train station located?

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.

Which train companies should I travel with from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main?
For the route from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Hamburg and Frankfurt am Main on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Are there any direct trains between Hamburg and Frankfurt am Main?
Yes, there are 17 direct trains to Frankfurt am Main from Hamburg per day with Deutsche Bahn  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.
How many trains are there to Frankfurt am Main from Hamburg a day?
On average, there are 17 trains a day from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main? What time is the last train from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main?
The first train from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main leaves at 05: 07   and the last train for this leaves at 21: 46. Omio shows you the latest train from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I purchase Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main train tickets to get the best deals?
If you book Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £24. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Hamburg to Frankfurt am Main. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Hamburg
Frankfurt am Main
Hamburg Hbf is the most popular Hamburg 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 Hamburg for your journey to Frankfurt am Main.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 30 | Sat - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 15
Public transport options for Hamburg Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U3, U4
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S11, S21, S31
Bus lines: 2, 5, 6, 16, 17, 19, 112, X35, 31, 37
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FLX, NJ, RE, RB, IRE