Heidelberg to Hamburg by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Heidelberg to Hamburg by train
Fast trains from Heidelberg to Hamburg take around 4 hours and 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 472 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Heidelberg and Hamburg.
1. Are there direct trains from Heidelberg to Hamburg?
Direct trains from Heidelberg to Hamburg have been found.
We usually find around 12 direct trains on the route from Heidelberg to Hamburg every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 17 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Heidelberg to Hamburg?
The Heidelberg to Hamburg train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Heidelberg to Hamburg train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Hamburg is usually scheduled to depart Heidelberg around 05:47 and the last train is around 23:33.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Heidelberg around 05:47, and the last at 23:37.
What's the Heidelberg to Hamburg train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Heidelberg to Hamburg are $91.38.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $103 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $121. 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 Heidelberg 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 Heidelberg to Hamburg by train.
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Which train companies operate between Heidelberg and Hamburg?
More than one train company operates on the route from Heidelberg to Hamburg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
- Night Jet
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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