Köln Hbf to Hamburg

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Trains to Hamburg

Tue 13 Dec

11:48
15:54
Köln Hbf
Hamburg
4h 06m1 change
12:10
16:13
Köln Hbf
Hamburg
4h 03mDirect
12:11
16:13
Köln Hbf
Hamburg
4h 02m1 change
12:48
16:53
Köln Hbf
Hamburg
4h 05m1 change
13:09
17:13
Köln Hbf
Hamburg
4h 04mDirect

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Hamburg is €19**. To buy train tickets from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Hamburg for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets between 3 to 6 months in advance. Booking early allows you to take advantage of the cheapest fares and best tickets.

How long does it take to travel from Köln Hbf to Hamburg by train?

The average journey time between Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) and Hamburg is 4 hours and 17 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 30 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 44 trains per day travelling from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) 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 Köln Hbf to Hamburg?

The first train from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Hamburg departs at 02:13. The last train from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Hamburg departs at 23:12. 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?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Hamburg without having to change trains. There are 17 direct trains from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Hamburg. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
  • *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 for a typical week day using timetable data for 13/12/2016. 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 14/11/2016 for travel on 12/01/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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