Hamburg to Kehl by train

  • First train
    05:53
  • Last train
    00:45
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 57m
  • Distance
    575 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    9
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 28m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Hamburg to Kehl by train

Fast trains from Hamburg to Kehl take around 5 hours and 57 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 575 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hamburg and Kehl.

1. Are there direct trains from Hamburg to Kehl?

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

We usually find around 13 departures on the route from Hamburg to Kehl every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 10 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Hamburg to Kehl?

The Hamburg to Kehl train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 57 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Hamburg to Kehl train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Kehl is usually scheduled to depart Hamburg around 05:53 and the last train is around 00:45. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hamburg around 05:11, and the last at 22:46.

When to book Hamburg to Kehl 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 Kehl by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hamburg and Kehl?

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

  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Südwestdeutsche Verkehrs-AG

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

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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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