Aachen to Hamburg by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Aachen to Hamburg by train
Fast trains from Aachen to Hamburg take around 4 hours and 55 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 408 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Aachen and Hamburg.
1. Are there direct trains from Aachen to Hamburg?
Journeys between Aachen and Hamburg usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Aachen to Hamburg every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 34 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Aachen to Hamburg?
The Aachen to Hamburg train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 55 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Aachen to Hamburg train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Hamburg is usually scheduled to depart Aachen around 04:51 and the last train is around 00:37.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Aachen around 04:13, and the last at 00:51.
What's the Aachen to Hamburg train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Aachen to Hamburg are $29.39.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $66 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $83. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Aachen to Hamburg train tickets?
Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 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 Aachen to Hamburg by train.
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Which train companies operate between Aachen and Hamburg?
More than one train company operates on the route from Aachen to Hamburg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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