Köln Hbf to Hamburg-Altona

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Trains to Hamburg-Altona

Tue 13 Dec

11:48
16:13
Köln Hbf
Hamburg-Altona
4h 25m2 changes
12:10
16:28
Köln Hbf
Hamburg-Altona
4h 18mDirect
12:11
16:28
Köln Hbf
Hamburg-Altona
4h 17m1 change
12:48
17:09
Köln Hbf
Hamburg-Altona
4h 21m1 change
13:09
17:28
Köln Hbf
Hamburg-Altona
4h 19mDirect

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Hamburg-Altona is €18**. To buy train tickets from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Hamburg-Altona 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-Altona by train?

The average journey time between Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) and Hamburg-Altona is 4 hours and 35 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 45 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 44 trains per day travelling from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) 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 Köln Hbf to Hamburg-Altona?

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

Yes, it is possible to travel from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Hamburg-Altona without having to change trains. There are 12 direct trains from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Hamburg-Altona. 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-Altona 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 05/11/2016 for travel on 12/11/2016 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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