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Bordeaux to Hamburg by train

It takes an average of 13h 24m to travel from Bordeaux to Hamburg by train, over a distance of around 766 miles (1234 km). There are normally 18 trains per day travelling from Bordeaux to Hamburg and tickets for this journey start from $78.01 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 11h 25m
PriceFrom $78.01
Distance766 miles (1234 km)
Frequency18 trains per day
First train05:44
Last train21:04
Departure stationBordeaux
Arrival stationHamburg
Changes2 changes

Bordeaux to Hamburg train times

Check out the next trains departing from Bordeaux to Hamburg for Tuesday Nov 2nd 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
06:04 18:35 12h 31m, 2 changes
07:04 18:35 11h 31m, 3 changes
08:04 19:58 11h 54m, 4 changes
08:04 20:14 12h 10m, 3 changes
09:04 20:29 11h 25m, 3 changes
09:04 20:39 11h 35m, 2 changes
10:04 21:54 11h 50m, 4 changes
10:04 22:16 12h 12m, 3 changes
11:04 22:52 11h 48m, 2 changes
13:04 00:38 11h 34m, 2 changes

Cheap train tickets from Bordeaux to Hamburg

The price of train tickets from Bordeaux to Hamburg starts at $78.01 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Bordeaux to Hamburg by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Bordeaux to Hamburg

Want to know more about your journey from Bordeaux to Hamburg? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Bordeaux to Hamburg take?

The average journey time by train between Bordeaux and Hamburg is 13 hours and 24 minutes, with around 18 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Bordeaux and Hamburg by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Bordeaux to Hamburg is 11 hours and 25 minutes.

How much does the train from Bordeaux to Hamburg cost?

Train tickets from Bordeaux to Hamburg can start from as little as $78.01 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Bordeaux to Hamburg?

No, there are no direct train services from Bordeaux to Hamburg. Travelling from Bordeaux to Hamburg by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Bordeaux to Hamburg leave?

The first train from Bordeaux to Hamburg leaves at 05:44. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Bordeaux to Hamburg leave?

The last train from Bordeaux to Hamburg leaves at 21:04. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Bordeaux and Hamburg by train?

Trains travelling from Bordeaux to Hamburg cover a distance of around 766 miles (1234 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Hamburg to Bordeaux.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Bordeaux to Hamburg for a typical week day using timetable data for 11/02/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 09/15/2021 for travel on 09/15/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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