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Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 52m
Trains per day25
Fare range€12-€100
Train operatorsflixbus
First & last trains
First train departs at05:27
Last train departs at22:39
Fastest journey
Fastest route1h 42m
Origin StationBerlin
Destination StationHamburg

Train times for Tue 29 May

1h 42m
2h 04m
1h 42m
1h 42m
2h 05m

Everything you need to know about your train journey

Information included in this video is correct as of 10/12/16

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Berlin to Hamburg start at €37.07 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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What is the minimum price of a ticket from Berlin to Hamburg?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Berlin to Hamburg is €12. To buy train tickets from Berlin to Hamburg for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Berlin to Hamburg by train?

The average journey time between Berlin and Hamburg is 1 hour and 52 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 42 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 25 trains per day travelling from Berlin to Hamburg. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Berlin to Hamburg?

The first train from Berlin to Hamburg departs at 05:27. The last train from Berlin to Hamburg departs at 22:39. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Berlin and Hamburg?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Berlin to Hamburg without having to change trains. There are 25 direct trains from Berlin to Hamburg. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Berlin?

By train, of course. See trains from Hamburg to Berlin.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Berlin to Hamburg for a typical week day using timetable data for 29/05/2018. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 21/02/2018 for travel on 21/02/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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