Mainz to Hamburg by train
Travelling from Mainz to Hamburg by train
Fast trains from Mainz to Hamburg take around 4 hours and 23 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 414 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Mainz and Hamburg.
1. Are there direct trains from Mainz to Hamburg?
Direct trains from Mainz to Hamburg have been found.
We usually find around 19 direct trains on the route from Mainz to Hamburg every weekday.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
2. How long is the train journey from Mainz to Hamburg?
The Mainz to Hamburg train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 23 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Mainz to Hamburg train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Hamburg is usually scheduled to depart Mainz around 05:12 and the last train is around 00:04.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Mainz to Hamburg train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Mainz to Hamburg are $86.92.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $78 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $87. 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 Mainz 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 Mainz to Hamburg by train.
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Which train companies operate between Mainz and Hamburg?
More than one train company operates on the route from Mainz 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.
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