Train times for Tue 20 Feb
When is the best time to buy tickets?
Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf start at €43.04 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*
What is the minimum price of a ticket from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf?
The minimum price of a train ticket from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf is €9.9. To buy train tickets from Köln Hbf to Hamburg 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 Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf by train?
The average journey time between Köln Hbf and Hamburg Hbf is 4 hours and 7 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 31 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 47 trains per day travelling from Köln Hbf to Hamburg 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 Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf?
The first train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf departs at 02:10. The last train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf departs at 20:11. 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 Köln Hbf and Hamburg Hbf?
Yes, it is possible to travel from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf without having to change trains. There are 17 direct trains from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
How do I get back to Köln Hbf?
By train, of course. See trains from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf.
- *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 Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 20/02/2018. 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 20/11/2017 for travel on 20/11/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.