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On average, it takes around 39 minutes to travel from Ahlten to Gifhorn by train, the fastest services can get you there in as little as 39 minutes though. You'll usually find 20 trains per day running along the 28 miles (44 km) route between these two destinations. You’ll need to make 1 change during the journey to Gifhorn, as there currently aren't any direct services on this route. You'll probably be hopping onto a DB train to get to Gifhorn, as they are the main operators of services on this route.
Plan your trip ahead of time and book early if you want to snap up the cheapest fares. Tickets from Ahlten to Gifhorn start from €6.00 when you book in advance, so use our Journey Planner to view the latest prices.
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It takes an average of 39m to travel from Ahlten to Gifhorn by train, over a distance of around 28 miles (44 km). There are normally 20 trains per day travelling from Ahlten to Gifhorn and tickets for this journey start from €6 when you book in advance.
28 miles (44 km)
20 trains per day
|Train and bus operators|
The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.
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 Ahlten to Gifhorn by booking early.§
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.
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!
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.
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The average journey time by train between Ahlten and Gifhorn is 39 minutes, with around 20 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Ahlten to Gifhorn is 39 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Ahlten to Gifhorn can start from as little as €6 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
No, there are no direct train services from Ahlten to Gifhorn. Travelling from Ahlten to Gifhorn by train will require a minimum of 1 change.
The first train from Ahlten to Gifhorn leaves at 00:46. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Ahlten to Gifhorn leaves at 23:46. 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.
Trains travelling from Ahlten to Gifhorn cover a distance of around 28 miles (44 km) during the journey.