Trains from
Hamburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf

Hamburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time4h 14m
Trains per day13
Fare range€19-€128

First & last trains

First train departs at03:21
Last train departs at22:46

Fastest journey

Fastest route3h 39m
ChangesDirect

Stations

Origin StationHamburg
Destination StationFrankfurt (Main) Hbf

Train times for Tue 22 Aug

10:24
14:15
Hamburg
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
3h 51m1 change
10:28
14:44
Hamburg
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
4h 16m1 change
10:28
15:08
Hamburg
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
4h 40mDirect
11:24
15:09
Hamburg
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
3h 45mDirect
12:24
16:15
Hamburg
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
3h 51m1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Hamburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf start at €51.34 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€51.34
14 days
in advance
€71.80
Avg. single price
On the day
€97.76
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Hamburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf is €19. To buy train tickets from Hamburg 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 to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf by train?

The average journey time between Hamburg and Frankfurt (Main) Hbf is 4 hours and 14 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 39 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 29 trains per day travelling from Hamburg 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 to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf?

The first train from Hamburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf departs at 03:21. The last train from Hamburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf departs at 22:46. 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 and Frankfurt (Main) Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Hamburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf without having to change trains. There are 13 direct trains from Hamburg 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?

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

  • *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 to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 22/08/2017. 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 06/06/2017 for travel on 16/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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