Trains from
Hamburg-Altona to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf

Hamburg-Altona to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time4h 21m
Trains per day14
Fare range€17-€118
Distance393km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at03:06
Last train departs at22:30
Fastest journey
Fastest route3h 49m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationHamburg-Altona
Destination StationFrankfurt (Main) Hbf

Train times for Tue 28 Nov

09:06
13:00
Hamburg-Altona
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
3h 54mDirect
10:07
14:00
Hamburg-Altona
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
3h 53mDirect
10:13
13:01
Hamburg-Altona
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
4h 31m1 change
11:07
15:00
Hamburg-Altona
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
3h 53mDirect
12:01
12:13
Hamburg-Altona
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
3h 59m2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Hamburg-Altona to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf start at €47.15 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€47.15
14 days
in advance
€49.65
Avg. single price
On the day
€61.91
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Hamburg-Altona to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Hamburg-Altona to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf is €17. To buy train tickets from Hamburg-Altona to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf 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 Hamburg-Altona to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf by train?

The average journey time between Hamburg-Altona and Frankfurt (Main) Hbf is 4 hours and 21 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 49 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 26 trains per day travelling from Hamburg-Altona to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf. 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 Hamburg-Altona to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf?

The first train from Hamburg-Altona to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf departs at 03:06. The last train from Hamburg-Altona to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf departs at 22:30. 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 Hamburg-Altona and Frankfurt (Main) Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Hamburg-Altona to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf without having to change trains. There are 14 direct trains from Hamburg-Altona to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Hamburg-Altona?

By train, of course. See trains from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg-Altona.

  • *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 Hamburg-Altona to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 28/11/2017. 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 27/08/2017 for travel on 30/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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