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Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg by train

It takes an average of 2h 51m to travel from Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg by train, over a distance of around 76 miles (122 km). There are normally 23 trains per day travelling from Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg and tickets for this journey start from $22.32 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 2h 32m
PriceFrom $22.32
Distance76 miles (122 km)
Frequency23 trains per day
Departure stationWilhelmshaven
Arrival stationHamburg
Changes1 change

Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg train times

Check out the next trains departing from Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg for Tuesday May 25th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
08:40 11:13 2h 33m, 2 changes
09:10 12:14 3h 4m, 1 change
09:40 12:14 2h 34m, 2 changes
10:40 13:14 2h 34m, 2 changes
11:40 14:12 2h 32m, 2 changes
12:40 15:14 2h 34m, 2 changes
13:10 16:14 3h 4m, 1 change
13:40 16:14 2h 34m, 2 changes
14:40 17:14 2h 34m, 2 changes
15:40 18:13 2h 33m, 2 changes

Cheap train tickets from Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg

The price of train tickets from Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg starts at $22.32 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 Wilhelmshaven 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 Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg

Want to know more about your journey from Wilhelmshaven 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 Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg take?

The average journey time by train between Wilhelmshaven and Hamburg is 2 hours and 51 minutes, with around 23 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 Wilhelmshaven and Hamburg by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg is 2 hours and 32 minutes.

How much does the train from Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg cost?

Train tickets from Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg can start from as little as $22.32 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 Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg?

No, there are no direct train services from Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg. Travelling from Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

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

The first train from Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg leaves at 03:40. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg leaves at 22:13. 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 Wilhelmshaven and Hamburg by train?

Trains travelling from Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg cover a distance of around 76 miles (122 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Hamburg to Wilhelmshaven.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Wilhelmshaven to Hamburg for a typical week day using timetable data for 05/25/2021. 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 11/20/2020 for travel on 11/20/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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