Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf train

Cheap train tickets from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

Showing times and prices for Dec 01

Cheapest

36

Average

65

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

05:56AMCologne Hbf3h54 09:50AMHamburg Hbf
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361One-way
05:11AMCologne Hbf5h32 10:43AMHamburg Hbf
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431One-way
05:11AMCologne Hbf5h52 11:03AMHamburg Hbf
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431One-way
12:52PMCologne Hbf5h51 06:43PMHamburg Hbf
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471One-way
05:07AMCologne Hbf4h07 09:14AMHamburg Hbf
0 transfers
561One-way

Train schedule from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, December 1
02:10AMCologne Hbf4h40 06:50AMHamburg Hbf
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03:59AMCologne Hbf4h34 08:33AMHamburg Hbf
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04:26AMCologne Hbf4h30 08:56AMHamburg Hbf
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05:07AMCologne Hbf4h07 09:14AMHamburg Hbf
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05:11AMCologne Hbf5h32 10:43AMHamburg Hbf
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05:11AMCologne Hbf5h52 11:03AMHamburg Hbf
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05:56AMCologne Hbf3h54 09:50AMHamburg Hbf
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05:57AMCologne Hbf4h17 10:14AMHamburg Hbf
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06:21AMCologne Hbf4h33 10:54AMHamburg Hbf
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07:09AMCologne Hbf4h04 11:13AMHamburg Hbf
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08:09AMCologne Hbf4h05 12:14PMHamburg Hbf
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08:21AMCologne Hbf4h34 12:55PMHamburg Hbf
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09:09AMCologne Hbf4h05 01:14PMHamburg Hbf
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10:04AMCologne Hbf3h45 01:49PMHamburg Hbf
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10:09AMCologne Hbf4h05 02:14PMHamburg Hbf
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10:21AMCologne Hbf4h32 02:53PMHamburg Hbf
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11:09AMCologne Hbf4h03 03:12PMHamburg Hbf
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11:46AMCologne Hbf4h57 04:43PMHamburg Hbf
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11:57AMCologne Hbf4h17 04:14PMHamburg Hbf
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12:01PMCologne Hbf4h27 04:28PMHamburg Hbf
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12:21PMCologne Hbf4h33 04:54PMHamburg Hbf
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12:52PMCologne Hbf5h51 06:43PMHamburg Hbf
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01:09PMCologne Hbf4h05 05:14PMHamburg Hbf
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01:21PMCologne Hbf4h33 05:54PMHamburg Hbf
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02:09PMCologne Hbf4h05 06:14PMHamburg Hbf
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02:21PMCologne Hbf4h32 06:53PMHamburg Hbf
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03:09PMCologne Hbf4h05 07:14PMHamburg Hbf
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03:49PMCologne Hbf4h00 07:49PMHamburg Hbf
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03:57PMCologne Hbf4h17 08:14PMHamburg Hbf
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04:21PMCologne Hbf4h37 08:58PMHamburg Hbf
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05:09PMCologne Hbf4h05 09:14PMHamburg Hbf
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05:49PMCologne Hbf4h01 09:50PMHamburg Hbf
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05:57PMCologne Hbf4h17 10:14PMHamburg Hbf
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06:21PMCologne Hbf4h33 10:54PMHamburg Hbf
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07:21PMCologne Hbf4h10 11:31PMHamburg Hbf
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08:01PMCologne Hbf4h13 12:14AMHamburg Hbf
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11:15PMCologne Hbf6h42 05:57AMHamburg Hbf
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11:15PMCologne Hbf6h20 05:35AMHamburg Hbf (S-Bahn)
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Fastest train times from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

Showing times and prices for Dec 01

Fastest Journey

3 h 45 m

Average

4 h 31 m

Trains per day

38

Distance

357 km

Of the 38 trains that leave Cologne Hbf for Hamburg Hbf every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
10:04AMCologne Hbf3h45 01:49PMHamburg Hbf
0 transfers
601One-way
2nd Fastest
05:56AMCologne Hbf3h54 09:50AMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
361One-way
03:49PMCologne Hbf4h00 07:49PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
651One-way
05:49PMCologne Hbf4h01 09:50PMHamburg Hbf
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581One-way
11:09AMCologne Hbf4h03 03:12PMHamburg Hbf
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601One-way

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Overview: Train from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

distanceDistance221 miles (356 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price$31 (€28)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesFlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn 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 6 min with our travel partners like FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $11 (€10), but the average price of train tickets is $31 (€28). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf trains

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you to Hamburg Hbf from Cologne Hbf from $11 (€10). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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: 3 h 55 min
  • Average Price: $20
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 12 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

Travel Tips: 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.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf to cost as little as $11 (€10)  in the next 7 days.
The train price between Cologne Hbf and Hamburg Hbf is on average $31 (€28)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Hamburg Hbf from Cologne Hbf by train to be approximately 221 miles (356 km).
On average the Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf train time is 4 h 6 min  covering the 221 miles (356 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Köln Hbf   to Hamburg Hbf.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Köln Hbf, is located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center of Cologne Hbf.

The most popular arrival train station, Hamburg Hbf, is located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city center of Hamburg Hbf.

For the best Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf to compare what amenities they may offer.
The average number of trains departing Cologne Hbf for Hamburg Hbf is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf at 7: 13 PM   or take the last train from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf leaving at 7: 13 PM. Look for the latest Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
If you buy a train ticket from Cologne Hbf to Hamburg Hbf within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $31 (€28) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Cologne Hbf and Hamburg Hbf are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Trains departing from Cologne Hbf

Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
U-Bahn lines: U5, U16, U18
S-Bahn lines: S6, S11, S12, S19
Bus lines: 172, 173
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, FLX, RE, RB
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Cologne/Bonn Airport
9 miles (15 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the S19 train for 14 minutes to reach the airport from the station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi for 30 minutes only.
ATM
ATM
There are various ATMs around the station.
Lockers
Lockers
There are luggage lockers in the station.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 410 (including handicapped parking spaces) Parking Pricing: €1. 80 per hour | €18. 00 per day
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Asiagourmet | Coffee Fellows | dean& david | Dunkin' Donuts | KFC | McDonald's | Pizza Hut | Nordsee | Starbucks | Schweinske | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Europcar | SIXT
Information Desk
Information Desk
One near the departure/arrival board and another near the escalators close to Platforms 4 and 5.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible & mobility assistance staff. Contact the Mobility Service Centre at +49 3065212888 or [email protected] Com.

Trains arriving to Hamburg Hbf

Distance from Hamburg Hbf to city center
Distance from Hamburg Hbf to city center
2.9 km
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 30 | Sat - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 15
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U3, U4
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S11, S21, S31
Bus lines: 2, 5, 6, 16, 17, 19, 112, X35, 31, 37
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FLX, NJ, RE, RB, IRE
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Hamburg Airport
6 miles (10 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached by public transit on the S1 train departing every 10 minutes with a journey time of 25 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
There are ATM machines throughout the station.
Lockers
Lockers
The station has luggage lockers.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: Mon - Sun: 04: 00 - 22: 00 Parking space: 427 (including 7 handicapped parking spaces) Parking Pricing: €3. 00 for 2 hours | €6. 00 for 6 hours | €15. 00 for 1 day
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Le Crobag | Burger King | Coffee Fellows | Havin Grill | KFC | Mr. CLOU | Starbucks | dean&david | SPAR Express | Pommesfreunde | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located in the east hall on the opposite side of the DB ticket office.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair friendly with lifts and ramps. Contact the Mobility Service Centre at +49 3065212888 or [email protected] Com.

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