Trains from
Stuttgart to Hamburg-Altona

Stuttgart to Hamburg-Altona route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time6h 32m
Trains per day5
Fare range€18-€149
Distance533km
First & last trains
First train departs at02:30
Last train departs at23:15
Fastest journey
Fastest route5h 20m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationStuttgart
Destination StationHamburg-Altona

Train times for Tue 17 Oct

11:51
17:51
Stuttgart
Hamburg-Altona
6h 00m3 changes
12:04
17:58
Stuttgart
Hamburg-Altona
5h 54m2 changes
12:51
18:44
Stuttgart
Hamburg-Altona
5h 53m1 change
13:25
18:50
Stuttgart
Hamburg-Altona
5h 25mDirect

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Stuttgart to Hamburg-Altona start at €73.43 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€73.43
14 days
in advance
€100.34
Avg. single price
On the day
€125.63
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Stuttgart to Hamburg-Altona?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Stuttgart to Hamburg-Altona is €18. To buy train tickets from Stuttgart to Hamburg-Altona 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 Stuttgart to Hamburg-Altona by train?

The average journey time between Stuttgart and Hamburg-Altona is 6 hours and 32 minutes and the fastest journey time is 5 hours and 20 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 31 trains per day travelling from Stuttgart to Hamburg-Altona. 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 Stuttgart to Hamburg-Altona?

The first train from Stuttgart to Hamburg-Altona departs at 02:30. The last train from Stuttgart to Hamburg-Altona departs at 23:15. 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 Stuttgart and Hamburg-Altona?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Stuttgart to Hamburg-Altona without having to change trains. There are 5 direct trains from Stuttgart to Hamburg-Altona. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Stuttgart?

By train, of course. See trains from Hamburg-Altona to Stuttgart.

  • *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 Stuttgart to Hamburg-Altona for a typical week day using timetable data for 17/10/2017. 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 13/05/2017 for travel on 26/06/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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