The cheapest trains from Mainz to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for Oct 25

Cheapest

$43

Average

$85

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Mainz to Hamburg will cost around $ 85 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 43.

Cheapest
11:03PMMainz Hbf7h48 06:51AMHamburg Hbf
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$431One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:20PMMainz Hbf5h54 10:14PMHamburg Hbf
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$491One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:20PMMainz Hbf5h56 11:16PMHamburg Hbf
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$491One-way
11:42PMMainz Hbf7h01 06:43AMHamburg Hbf
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$591One-way
02:20PMMainz Hbf5h54 08:14PMHamburg Hbf
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$671One-way

Timetable Mainz to Hamburg

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12:02AMMainz Hbf5h47 05:49AMHamburg Hbf
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04:02AMMainz Hbf4h54 08:56AMHamburg Hbf
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04:32AMMainz Hbf5h04 09:36AMHamburg Hbf
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06:10AMMainz Hbf4h26 10:36AMHamburg Hbf
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06:17AMMainz Hbf5h56 12:13PMHamburg Hbf
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07:10AMMainz Hbf4h25 11:35AMHamburg Hbf
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07:17AMMainz Hbf5h57 01:14PMHamburg Hbf
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07:40AMMainz Hbf4h56 12:36PMHamburg Hbf
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08:10AMMainz Hbf4h26 12:36PMHamburg Hbf
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08:27AMMainz Hbf5h02 01:29PMHamburg Hbf
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09:10AMMainz Hbf4h26 01:36PMHamburg Hbf
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09:20AMMainz Hbf5h53 03:13PMHamburg Hbf
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10:10AMMainz Hbf4h27 02:37PMHamburg Hbf
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10:20AMMainz Hbf5h54 04:14PMHamburg Hbf
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11:10AMMainz Hbf4h25 03:35PMHamburg Hbf
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11:20AMMainz Hbf5h54 05:14PMHamburg Hbf
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11:42AMMainz Hbf4h54 04:36PMHamburg Hbf
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12:10PMMainz Hbf4h26 04:36PMHamburg Hbf
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12:20PMMainz Hbf5h54 06:14PMHamburg Hbf
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01:02PMMainz Hbf4h34 05:36PMHamburg Hbf
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01:10PMMainz Hbf5h19 06:29PMHamburg Hbf
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01:20PMMainz Hbf5h53 07:13PMHamburg Hbf
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02:10PMMainz Hbf4h26 06:36PMHamburg Hbf
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02:20PMMainz Hbf5h54 08:14PMHamburg Hbf
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03:02PMMainz Hbf4h33 07:35PMHamburg Hbf
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03:20PMMainz Hbf5h54 09:14PMHamburg Hbf
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04:10PMMainz Hbf4h20 08:30PMHamburg Hbf
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04:20PMMainz Hbf5h54 10:14PMHamburg Hbf
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05:10PMMainz Hbf4h29 09:39PMHamburg Hbf
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05:20PMMainz Hbf5h56 11:16PMHamburg Hbf
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06:02PMMainz Hbf4h44 10:46PMHamburg Hbf
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07:10PMMainz Hbf4h42 11:52PMHamburg Hbf
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08:10PMMainz Hbf5h28 01:38AMHamburg Hbf
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11:03PMMainz Hbf7h48 06:51AMHamburg Hbf
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11:42PMMainz Hbf7h01 06:43AMHamburg Hbf
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Sun
Oct 24
$64Deutsche Bahn
$48Flixbus
$191Tuifly
Mon
Oct 25
$43Deutsche Bahn
$42Flixbus
$167Eurowings
Tue
Oct 26
$22Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$167Eurowings Europe
Wed
Oct 27
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$37Eurowings
Fri
Oct 29
$29Deutsche Bahn
$62Flixbus
$130Eurowings Europe
Sat
Oct 30
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$18BlaBlaCar Bus
$145Lufthansa

The fastest trains from Mainz to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for Oct 25

Fastest Journey

4 h 20 m

Average

5 h 15 m

Trains per day

35

Distance

417 km

Of the 35 trains that leave Mainz for Hamburg every day 11 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 417 km distance in an average of 5 h 15 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 20 m .

The slowest trains will take 7 h 48 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
04:10PMMainz Hbf4h20 08:30PMHamburg Hbf
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$851One-way
2nd Fastest
11:10AMMainz Hbf4h25 03:35PMHamburg Hbf
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$1101One-way
2nd Fastest
07:10AMMainz Hbf4h25 11:35AMHamburg Hbf
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$1101One-way
06:10AMMainz Hbf4h26 10:36AMHamburg Hbf
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$1051One-way
09:10AMMainz Hbf4h26 01:36PMHamburg Hbf
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$1101One-way

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Train Information to Hamburg from Mainz

distanceDistance258 miles (416 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 54 min
priceAverage train ticket price$36 (€29)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Mainz to Hamburg cover the 258 miles (416 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 54 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $36 (€29), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $22 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Mainz Hbf and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Train companies

Train between Mainz and Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn

Find the best trains from Mainz to Hamburg with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $22 (€18). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Mainz to Hamburg. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn from Mainz to Hamburg train information:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 39 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 8 a day

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Mainz and Hamburg, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Mainz to Hamburg
Travel by train to Hamburg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Mainz to Hamburg.
FAQs
How much are cheap trains to Hamburg from Mainz?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Mainz to Hamburg to cost as little as $22 (€18)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the train between Mainz and Hamburg on average?
The Mainz to Hamburg train ticket price is on average $36 (€29)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
How far is it from Mainz to Hamburg by train?
The distance between Mainz and Hamburg by train is approximately 258 miles (416 km).
How long is the train ride to Hamburg from Mainz?
While the time it takes to travel 258 miles (416 km) to Hamburg from Mainz can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Mainz to Hamburg train journey time is on average 4 h 54 min.
When traveling by train from Mainz to Hamburg, which train station in Mainz do I depart from and which train station in Hamburg do I arrive in?

Some of the Mainz train stations to Hamburg you can start your journey from include Mainz Hbf, Mainz Römisches Theater and Mainz-Mombach. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Hamburg include Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Mainz Hbf   and arriving in Hamburg Hbf.

Where is the train station in Mainz? Where is the train station in Hamburg?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Mainz Hbf and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Hamburg Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the train station to the city center in Hamburg.

Which train companies should I travel with from Mainz to Hamburg?
When taking a train from Mainz to Hamburg, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Hamburg. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Mainz to Hamburg and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Can I find a direct train from Mainz to Hamburg?
Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day between Mainz and Hamburg. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Deutsche Bahn. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
How many trains per day are there from Mainz to Hamburg?
The average number of trains departing Mainz for Hamburg is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Mainz to Hamburg? What time is the last train from Mainz to Hamburg?
You can take the first train from Mainz to Hamburg at 5: 17 AM. The last train from Mainz to Hamburg that you can take departs at 10: 01 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Mainz to Hamburg schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
When should I book the Mainz to Hamburg train for the best deals on tickets?
The price of a one way train ticket from Mainz to Hamburg is on average $36 (€29) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Mainz to Hamburg available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Mainz
Hamburg
Mainz Hbf is the most popular Mainz railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Mainz for your trip to Hamburg.