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How to travel from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central by train

Want to find out more about taking the train from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central? Look no further.

There are around 7 trains per day running between Hamburg Hbf and Malmö Central, which usually take 6 hours 9 minutes to complete the 186 miles (299 km) journey. It can take as little as 5 hours 45 minutes on the fastest services though, if you want to get there as quickly as possible. As soon as you board the train, you'll be able to make yourself comfortable and enjoy the journey as there are direct services available.

You can save money on train tickets from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central if you book in advance, as tickets usually start from £34.05. Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to compare ticket prices and get the cheapest fares.

Want to book your train tickets now? Just start a search with us today. If you want to find out more about the journey, read on for timetables (including first and last train times), FAQs and tips on how to book cheap train tickets.

Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central by train

It takes an average of 6h 9m to travel from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central by train, over a distance of around 186 miles (299 km). There are normally 7 trains per day travelling from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central and tickets for this journey start from £34.05 when you book in advance.

First train

08:55

Last train

22:03

Departure station

Hamburg Hbf

Arrival station

Malmö Central

Journey time

From 5h 45m

Distance

186 miles (299 km)

Frequency

7 trains per day

Changes

Direct trains available

Price

From £34.05

Train and bus operators

Flixbus

Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central train times

Check out the next trains departing from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central for Tuesday 12th March 2024. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
07:55 13:40 5h 45m, 1 change
09:53 15:40 5h 47m, 1 change
11:53 17:40 5h 47m, 1 change
13:53 19:55 6h 2m, 1 change
15:55 21:55 6h 0m, 1 change
17:43 01:25 7h 42m, 3 changes
21:03 02:59 5h 56m, direct

Cheap train tickets from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central

The price of train tickets from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central starts at £34.05 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 Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central 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.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central? 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 Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central take?

The average journey time by train between Hamburg Hbf and Malmö Central is 6 hours and 9 minutes, with around 7 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 Hamburg Hbf and Malmö Central by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central is 5 hours and 45 minutes.

How much does the train from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central cost?

Train ticket prices from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central can start from as little as £34.05 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.

Is there a direct train from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central without having to change trains. There is 1 direct train from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central leave?

The first train from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central leaves at 08:55. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central leave?

The last train from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central leaves at 22:03. 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 Hamburg Hbf and Malmö Central by train?

Trains travelling from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central cover a distance of around 186 miles (299 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Malmö Central to Hamburg Hbf. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Central.

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