Vienna to Hamburg by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Vienna to Hamburg by train
Fast trains from Vienna to Hamburg take around 8 hours and 38 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 745 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Vienna and Hamburg.
1. Are there direct trains from Vienna to Hamburg?
Direct trains from Vienna to Hamburg have been found.
We usually find around 3 direct trains on the route from Vienna to Hamburg every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 4 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Vienna to Hamburg?
The Vienna to Hamburg train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 38 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Vienna to Hamburg train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Hamburg is usually scheduled to depart Vienna around 12:35 and the last train is around 20:41.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Vienna to Hamburg train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Vienna to Hamburg are $43.85.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $80 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $115. 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 Vienna to Hamburg 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 Vienna to Hamburg by train.
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Which train companies operate between Vienna and Hamburg?
More than one train company operates on the route from Vienna 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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