Munich to Hamburg by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Munich to Hamburg by train
Fast trains from Munich to Hamburg take around 5 hours and 31 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 614 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Munich and Hamburg.
1. Are there direct trains from Munich to Hamburg?
Direct trains from Munich to Hamburg have been found.
We usually find around 66 direct trains on the route from Munich to Hamburg every weekday.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
2. How long is the train journey from Munich to Hamburg?
The Munich to Hamburg train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 31 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Munich to Hamburg train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Hamburg is usually scheduled to depart Munich around 04:13 and the last train is around 22:50.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Munich around 05:16, and the last at 22:50.
What's the Munich to Hamburg train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Munich to Hamburg are $22.98.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $121 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $103. 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 Munich 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 Munich to Hamburg by train.
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Which train companies operate between Munich and Hamburg?
More than one train company operates on the route from Munich to Hamburg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Inter City Express
- 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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