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Travelling from Hamburg to Dresden by train

Fast trains from Hamburg to Dresden take around 4 hours and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 380 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hamburg and Dresden.

Are there direct trains from Hamburg to Dresden?

Direct trains from Hamburg to Dresden have been found.

We usually find around 8 direct trains on the route from Hamburg to Dresden every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 7 departures.

How long is the train journey from Hamburg to Dresden?

The Hamburg to Dresden train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 5 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Hamburg to Dresden train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Dresden is usually scheduled to depart Hamburg around 06:48 and the last train is around 18:57. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hamburg around 06:48, and the last at 18:55.

When to book Hamburg to Dresden 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 Hamburg to Dresden by train.

Which train companies operate between Hamburg and Dresden?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • 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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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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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