Lyon to Hamburg by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:50
  • Last train
    18:04
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    9hr 35m

Travelling from Lyon to Hamburg by train

Fast trains from Lyon to Hamburg take around 9 hours and 35 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 949 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Hamburg.

Are there direct trains from Lyon to Hamburg?

Journeys between Lyon and Hamburg usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 9 departures on the route from Lyon to Hamburg every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

How long is the train journey from Lyon to Hamburg?

The Lyon to Hamburg train travel time is normally about 9 hours and 35 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Lyon to Hamburg train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Hamburg is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 06:04 and the last train is around 18:04. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lyon around 05:50, and the last at 22:34.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Lyon to Hamburg train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Lyon to Hamburg by train.

Which train companies operate between Lyon and Hamburg?

More than one train company operates on the route from Lyon to Hamburg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Nightjet
  • TGV

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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