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Route overview
Avg. journey time4h 15m
Trains per day18
Fare range€14.00 - €138.00
Distance394km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at00:42
Last train departs at23:22
Fastest journey
Fastest route3h 26m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
Destination StationHamburg Hbf

Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf for Tuesday 18th Sep 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
20:14
00:08
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Hamburg Hbf
3h 54m
1 change
21:13
03:10
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Hamburg Hbf
5h 57m
Direct
23:22
06:51
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Hamburg Hbf
7h 29m
Direct
00:42
07:28
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Hamburg Hbf
6h 46m
3 changes
00:42
07:51
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Hamburg Hbf
7h 09m
1 change

Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express) and IC (Intercity) trains from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

You can travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf on Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express) and IC (Intercity) trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express) and IC (Intercity) trains from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

You can travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf on Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express) and IC (Intercity) trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express) and IC (Intercity) trains from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

You can travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf on Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express) and IC (Intercity) trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

Deutsche Bahn

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 billion passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoNelso Silva, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

DB ICE Train

The high-speed train of Deutsche Bahn, with a maximum speed of 330 km/h, the ICE connects major cities and is also used for international travel to neighbouring countries such as Austria, France and Denmark. This train is equipped with air conditioning, a dining car, a children's compartment and power sockets. Passengers enjoy a free WiFi connection throughout the duration of the ICE trip.

PhotoFalk2, under licence CC4.0

An express train running on German domestic routes, the Intercity is a little slower than the ICE and is also used for long distance trips. The integrated circuit covers long distances with a maximum speed of 200 km/h. In recent years, trains of the new generation "Intercity 2" run on some lines at 160 km/h only – these trains, however, offer extra legroom and extra space for toddlers. They are also equipped with air conditioning, a food carriage and wheelchair parking spaces.

How long does it take to travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf by train?

The average journey time between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Hamburg Hbf is 4 hours and 15 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 26 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 29 trains per day travelling from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf?

The first train from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf departs at 00:42. The last train from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf departs at 23:22. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Hamburg Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf without having to change trains. There are 18 direct trains from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf?

By train, of course. See trains from Hamburg Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf.

  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 18/09/2018. 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 19/06/2018 for travel on 19/06/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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