Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for Jan 24

Cheapest

$38

Average

$62

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 Amsterdam to Hamburg will cost around $ 62 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 38.

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11:00PMAmsterdam Centraal10h14 09:14AMHamburg Hbf
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$381One-way
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06:08PMAmsterdam Centraal6h06 12:14AMHamburg Hbf
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$431One-way
06:05PMAmsterdam Centraal6h09 12:14AMHamburg Hbf
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$451One-way
10:00PMAmsterdam Centraal10h33 08:33AMHamburg Hbf
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$451One-way
08:08PMAmsterdam Centraal10h42 06:50AMHamburg Hbf
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$451One-way

Train schedule from Amsterdam to Hamburg

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07:00AMAmsterdam Centraal5h14 12:14PMHamburg Hbf
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07:00AMAmsterdam Centraal6h14 01:14PMHamburg Hbf
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07:05AMAmsterdam Centraal6h09 01:14PMHamburg Hbf
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07:08AMAmsterdam Centraal6h06 01:14PMHamburg Hbf
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08:08AMAmsterdam Centraal5h41 01:49PMHamburg Hbf
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09:10AMAmsterdam Centraal6h02 03:12PMHamburg Hbf
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09:10AMAmsterdam Centraal5h04 02:14PMHamburg Hbf
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10:38AMAmsterdam Centraal5h12 03:50PMHamburg Hbf
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11:00AMAmsterdam Centraal6h26 05:26PMHamburg Hbf
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11:00AMAmsterdam Centraal5h14 04:14PMHamburg Hbf
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11:05AMAmsterdam Centraal6h09 05:14PMHamburg Hbf
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11:08AMAmsterdam Centraal6h06 05:14PMHamburg Hbf
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01:00PMAmsterdam Centraal5h14 06:14PMHamburg Hbf
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01:00PMAmsterdam Centraal6h14 07:14PMHamburg Hbf
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01:05PMAmsterdam Centraal6h09 07:14PMHamburg Hbf
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01:08PMAmsterdam Centraal6h06 07:14PMHamburg Hbf
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03:00PMAmsterdam Centraal5h14 08:14PMHamburg Hbf
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03:00PMAmsterdam Centraal6h14 09:14PMHamburg Hbf
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03:05PMAmsterdam Centraal6h09 09:14PMHamburg Hbf
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03:08PMAmsterdam Centraal6h06 09:14PMHamburg Hbf
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04:38PMAmsterdam Centraal5h12 09:50PMHamburg Hbf
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05:10PMAmsterdam Centraal6h06 11:16PMHamburg Hbf
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05:10PMAmsterdam Centraal5h04 10:14PMHamburg Hbf
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06:05PMAmsterdam Centraal6h09 12:14AMHamburg Hbf
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06:08PMAmsterdam Centraal6h06 12:14AMHamburg Hbf
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06:38PMAmsterdam Centraal5h36 12:14AMHamburg Hbf
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07:00PMAmsterdam Centraal11h00 06:00AMHamburg Hbf
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08:00PMAmsterdam Centraal10h50 06:50AMHamburg Hbf
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08:08PMAmsterdam Centraal10h42 06:50AMHamburg Hbf
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08:30PMAmsterdam Centraal10h20 06:50AMHamburg Hbf
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09:24PMAmsterdam Centraal9h26 06:50AMHamburg Hbf
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10:00PMAmsterdam Centraal10h33 08:33AMHamburg Hbf
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10:08PMAmsterdam Centraal10h25 08:33AMHamburg Hbf
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11:00PMAmsterdam Centraal10h14 09:14AMHamburg Hbf
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11:38PMAmsterdam Centraal10h36 10:14AMHamburg Hbf
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Mon
Jan 24
$34Deutsche Bahn
$28Flixbus
$673KLM
Tue
Jan 25
$34Deutsche Bahn
$28BlaBlaCar Bus
$437KLM
Wed
Jan 26
$34Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
$362KLM
Thu
Jan 27
$34Deutsche Bahn
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$362KLM
Fri
Jan 28
$38Deutsche Bahn
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$306KLM
Sat
Jan 29
$34Deutsche Bahn
$28Flixbus
$306KLM
Sun
Jan 30
$34Deutsche Bahn
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$306KLM
Mon
Jan 31
$34Deutsche Bahn
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$259KLM
Tue
Feb 1
$34Deutsche Bahn
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$220KLM
Wed
Feb 2
$34Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
$259KLM
Thu
Feb 3
$34Deutsche Bahn
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$259KLM
Fri
Feb 4
$38Deutsche Bahn
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$220KLM
Sat
Feb 5
$34Deutsche Bahn
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$220KLM
Sun
Feb 6
$34Deutsche Bahn
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$220KLM
Mon
Feb 7
$34Deutsche Bahn
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$189KLM
Tue
Feb 8
$34Deutsche Bahn
$28BlaBlaCar Bus
$189KLM
Wed
Feb 9
$34Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
$189KLM
Thu
Feb 10
$34Deutsche Bahn
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$189KLM
Fri
Feb 11
$34Deutsche Bahn
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$163KLM
Sat
Feb 12
$34Deutsche Bahn
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$163KLM

Fastest train times from Amsterdam to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for Jan 24

Fastest Journey

5 h 4 m

Average

7 h

Trains per day

35

Distance

368 km

It's difficult to get from Amsterdam to Hamburg without transferring at least once.

Fastest
09:10AMAmsterdam Centraal5h04 02:14PMHamburg Hbf
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$681One-way
Fastest
05:10PMAmsterdam Centraal5h04 10:14PMHamburg Hbf
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$681One-way
2nd Fastest
04:38PMAmsterdam Centraal5h12 09:50PMHamburg Hbf
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$881One-way
2nd Fastest
10:38AMAmsterdam Centraal5h12 03:50PMHamburg Hbf
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$881One-way
01:00PMAmsterdam Centraal5h14 06:14PMHamburg Hbf
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$681One-way

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Overview: Train from Amsterdam to Hamburg

distanceDistance228 miles (368 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price$36 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or FlixTrain

Trains from Amsterdam to Hamburg cover the 228 miles (368 km) long route taking on average 6 h 38 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or FlixTrain. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $34 (€28), but the average price of train tickets is $36 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Amsterdam to Hamburg trains

Travel to Hamburg from Amsterdam from $34 (€28) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

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 between Amsterdam and 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.

  • Average Price: $34

These are Deutsche Bahn's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Amsterdam and Hamburg:

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

Trains from Amsterdam to Hamburg

Trains in Europe are a popular and convenient way to travel between cities with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes. Trains from Amsterdam to Hamburg are operated by Deutsche Bahn, with over 15 trains making the journey every day. All Amsterdam to Hamburg trains require at least 1 transfer usually in either Duisburg or Osnabrück. Other journeys can require up to 4 transfers while traveling from Amsterdam to Hamburg. The first train departs Amsterdam at 5:02 a.m. while the last leaves at 8:25 p.m. Trains take between 5 and 10 hours to travel from Amsterdam to Hamburg depending on the service chosen. All trains depart from Amsterdam Centraal train station and arrive at Hamburg Hauptbahnhof.

Amsterdam to Hamburg Train Cost

Average prices for Deutsche Bahn trains from Amsterdam to Hamburg when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€103

1 Day in Advance

€90

1 Week in Advance

€72

2 Weeks in Advance

€64

1 Month in Advance

€52

3 Months in Advance

€46

Amsterdam to Hamburg Trains: General Information


Travelers in Europe can offset some of the cost of train tickets by planning ahead and booking tickets as far in advance as possible.

  • autobus All Amsterdam to Hamburg trains are run by Deutsche Bahn.
  • autobus All Amsterdam to Hamburg trains require at least 1 transfer usually in either Duisburg or Osnabrück. Other journeys require up to 4 transfers. All trains depart from Amsterdam's Centraal station and arrive at Hamburg Hauptbahnhof.
  • autobus The Amsterdam to Hamburg train journey takes as little as 5 hours and 9 minutes to arrive in Hamburg.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Amsterdam to Hamburg train tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Amsterdam to Hamburg trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 13% cheaper to book an Amsterdam to Hamburg train ticket a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the train station.
  • It is 30% cheaper to book an Amsterdam to Hamburg train ticket a week in advance as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Amsterdam to Hamburg train costs are 50% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

Deutsche Bahn trains from Amsterdam to Hamburg

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Amsterdam to Hamburg. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Amsterdam to Hamburg and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Travel Tips: Trains from Amsterdam 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 Amsterdam to Hamburg.
FAQs

Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Amsterdam to Hamburg?

Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Hamburg, Germany by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Germany from Netherlands?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/22/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Hamburg from Amsterdam before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Netherlands from Hamburg, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Netherlands is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Amsterdam from Hamburg?

Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Hamburg?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/20/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Amsterdam from Hamburg.

How much does a cheap train between Amsterdam and Hamburg cost?

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Amsterdam and Hamburg for the next 7 days starting from $34 (€28)  one way.

How much is the train between Amsterdam and Hamburg on average?

If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Amsterdam to Hamburg train price to come in at an average of $36 (€30)  one way.

What is the distance from Amsterdam to Hamburg by train?

You should expect to travel around 228 miles (368 km)  from Amsterdam to Hamburg by train.

What is the Amsterdam to Hamburg train travel time?

While the time it takes to travel 228 miles (368 km) between Amsterdam and Hamburg can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Amsterdam to Hamburg train journey time is on average 6 h 38 min.

What is the departure train station in Amsterdam and arrival train station in Hamburg?

Some of the Amsterdam train stations to Hamburg you can start your journey from include Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk. 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 Amsterdam Centraal   and arriving in Hamburg Hbf.

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

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Amsterdam Centraal and need to travel around 0.6 miles (916 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Hamburg most often arrive at Hamburg Hbf and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from this train station to the city center.

Which train providers should I travel with from Amsterdam to Hamburg?

For the route from Amsterdam to Hamburg you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or FlixTrain. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Amsterdam and Hamburg on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many train services are there between Amsterdam and Hamburg a day?

On average, there are 6 trains a day from Amsterdam to Hamburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When does the first train depart from Amsterdam to Hamburg? When does the last train depart from Amsterdam to Hamburg?

The earliest train for this route departs from Amsterdam at 6: 05 AM. The last train leaves from Amsterdam at 11: 24 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Amsterdam to Hamburg and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How early should I purchase train tickets to Hamburg from Amsterdam to score the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets to Hamburg from Amsterdam within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $36 (€30) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Amsterdam to Hamburg a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Amsterdam
Hamburg
Amsterdam Centraal is the most popular Amsterdam 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 Amsterdam for your trip to Hamburg.
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Public transit options for Amsterdam Centraal
Metro lines: 51, 53, 54, 52
Tram lines: 2, 12, 4, 14, 13, 24, 17, 26
Ferry lines: 901, 906, 902, 907, 905
Bus lines: GVB 18, 21, 22, 48, 248, 281, 282, 283, 284, 285, 287, 288, 289, 291, 293, Connexxion 391, 394, N57, N47, N91, N94, EBS 305, 306, 314, 316, N01, N04, N10, N14
Train lines: Intercity, Intercity Express, Sprinter, Nightjet