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Route overview
Avg. journey time5h 08m
Trains per day8
Fare range€24 - €80
Train operatorsFlixbus
First & last trains
First train departs at05:35
Last train departs at23:00
Fastest journey
Fastest route4h 41m
Origin StationKøbenhavn
Destination StationHamburg

Train times for Thu 19 Jul

5h 30m
4h 41m
5h 23m
2 changes
4h 41m
5h 10m
1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from København to Hamburg start at €46.72 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from København to Hamburg is €24.4. To buy train tickets from København 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 København to Hamburg by train?

The average journey time between København and Hamburg is 5 hours and 8 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 41 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 14 trains per day travelling from København 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 København to Hamburg?

The first train from København to Hamburg departs at 05:35. The last train from København to Hamburg departs at 23:00. 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 København and Hamburg?

Yes, it is possible to travel from København to Hamburg without having to change trains. There are 8 direct trains from København to Hamburg. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to København?

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

  • *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 København to Hamburg for a typical week day using timetable data for 19/07/2018. 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 16/04/2018 for travel on 16/04/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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