Hamburg to Rotterdam by train
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Travelling from Hamburg to Rotterdam by train
Fast trains from Hamburg to Rotterdam take around 5 hours and 39 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 413 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hamburg and Rotterdam.
1. Are there direct trains from Hamburg to Rotterdam?
Journeys between Hamburg and Rotterdam usually involve 2 changes of train.
We usually find around 20 departures on the route from Hamburg to Rotterdam 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 33 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Hamburg to Rotterdam?
The Hamburg to Rotterdam train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 39 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Hamburg to Rotterdam train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Rotterdam is usually scheduled to depart Hamburg around 04:38 and the last train is around 00:45.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hamburg around 04:01, and the last at 00:57.
What's the Hamburg to Rotterdam train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Hamburg to Rotterdam are $34.69.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $34 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $46. 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 Hamburg to Rotterdam train tickets?
Trains for this journey 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 Rotterdam by train.
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Which train companies operate between Hamburg and Rotterdam?
More than one train company operates on the route from Hamburg to Rotterdam, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- IC Direct
- 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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