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Overview: Train from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

distanceDistance221 miles (356 km)
priceAverage train ticket price$23 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf cover the 221 miles (356 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 53 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $23 (€19), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $16 (€13).

Train providers: Train from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf with Deutsche Bahn

Find the best trains to Hamburg Hbf from Cologne Hbf with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $16 (€13). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf train.

Deutsche Bahn from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 52 min
  • Average Price: $16
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 6 a day

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Deutsche Bahn train ticket to Hamburg Hbf from Cologne Hbf:

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

Travel by train to Hamburg Hbf 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 Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf.
FAQs

How much does a cheap train between Cologne Hbf and Hamburg Hbf cost?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Cologne Hbf and Hamburg Hbf for as low as $16 (€13)  for the next 7 days.

How much does it cost to take a train from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf?

If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf train price to come in at an average of $23 (€19)  one way.

How far is it from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf by train?

You should expect to travel around 221 miles (356 km)  from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf by train.

How long is the train from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf?

On average the Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf train travel time is 4 h 53 min  for the 221 miles (356 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Which train providers can take me to Hamburg Hbf from Cologne Hbf?

Take the Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf train with Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Cologne Hbf and Hamburg Hbf as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Can I find a direct train from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf?

Yes, there are 25 direct trains per day from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf, and you can find a direct train for this route with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.

How many train services per day are there to Hamburg Hbf from Cologne Hbf?

The average number of trains departing Cologne Hbf for Hamburg Hbf is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When is the earliest train from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf? When is the last train from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf?

The earliest train departing from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf leaves at 5: 12 AM. The last train departing from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf leaves at 10: 15 PM. You can find the latest Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

When should I purchase the Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf train for the best deals on tickets?

You can find trains from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf to cost on average $23 (€19) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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