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Take the train from Scharbeutz to Hamburg in 1 hour 18 minutes

If you want to travel from Scharbeutz to Hamburg by train, you've come to the right place.

You can expect the journey from Scharbeutz to Hamburg by train to take around 1 hour 22 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 1 hour 18 minutes on the fastest services. You’ll usually find around 20 trains per day running on this route, which spans 45 miles (72 km). You’ll have to make 1 change along the way on your journey to Hamburg. DB trains are the main operator of services on this route, so you're likely to travel with them for all or at least part of your journey to Hamburg.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Scharbeutz to Hamburg start from €17.90 when you book in advance.

If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for timetables, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

Scharbeutz to Hamburg by train

It takes an average of 1h 22m to travel from Scharbeutz to Hamburg by train, over a distance of around 45 miles (72 km). There are normally 20 trains per day travelling from Scharbeutz to Hamburg and tickets for this journey start from €17.90 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 1h 18m
PriceFrom €17.90
Distance45 miles (72 km)
Frequency20 trains per day
First train05:32
Last train23:32
Departure stationScharbeutz
Arrival stationHamburg
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsDeutsche Bahn, Flixbus

Scharbeutz to Hamburg train times

Check out the next trains departing from Scharbeutz to Hamburg for Tuesday 1st February 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
08:32 09:53 1h 21m, 1 change
09:32 10:53 1h 21m, 1 change
10:32 11:53 1h 21m, 1 change
11:32 12:53 1h 21m, 1 change
12:32 13:53 1h 21m, 1 change
13:32 14:53 1h 21m, 1 change
14:32 15:53 1h 21m, 1 change
15:32 16:57 1h 25m, 1 change
16:32 17:53 1h 21m, 1 change
17:32 18:53 1h 21m, 1 change

Deutsche Bahn and IC (Intercity) trains from Scharbeutz to Hamburg

You can travel from Scharbeutz to Hamburg on Deutsche Bahn and IC (Intercity) trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

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.

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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 125 mph (200 km/h). In recent years, trains of the new generation "Intercity 2" run on some lines at 100 mph (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.

Cheap train tickets from Scharbeutz to Hamburg

The price of train tickets from Scharbeutz to Hamburg starts at €17.90 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 Scharbeutz 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.

Journey details

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

The average journey time by train between Scharbeutz and Hamburg is 1 hour and 22 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.

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

The fastest journey time by train from Scharbeutz to Hamburg is 1 hour and 18 minutes.

How much does the train from Scharbeutz to Hamburg cost?

Train ticket prices from Scharbeutz to Hamburg can start from as little as €17.90 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 Scharbeutz to Hamburg?

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

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

The first train from Scharbeutz to Hamburg leaves at 05:32. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Scharbeutz to Hamburg leaves at 23:32. 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 Scharbeutz and Hamburg by train?

Trains travelling from Scharbeutz to Hamburg cover a distance of around 45 miles (72 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Hamburg to Scharbeutz. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Scharbeutz to Hamburg.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Scharbeutz to Hamburg for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/01/2022. 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 10/07/2021 for travel on 10/07/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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