Dortmund to Hamburg by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Dortmund to Hamburg by train
Fast trains from Dortmund to Hamburg take around 2 hours and 46 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 284 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Dortmund and Hamburg.
1. Are there direct trains from Dortmund to Hamburg?
Direct trains from Dortmund to Hamburg have been found.
We usually find around 32 direct trains on the route from Dortmund to Hamburg every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 40 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Dortmund to Hamburg?
The Dortmund to Hamburg train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 46 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Dortmund to Hamburg train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Hamburg is usually scheduled to depart Dortmund around 05:24 and the last train is around 21:57.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Dortmund around 06:25, and the last at 21:34.
What's the Dortmund to Hamburg train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Dortmund to Hamburg are $23.08.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $34, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Dortmund 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 Dortmund to Hamburg by train.
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Which train companies operate between Dortmund and Hamburg?
More than one train company operates on the route from Dortmund 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.
Hamburg to Dortmund by train