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Train Information between Copenhagen and Hamburg

distanceDistance177 miles (285 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$51 (€41)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Copenhagen to Hamburg cover the 177 miles (285 km) long route taking on average 5 h 4 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $51 (€41), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $36 (€29). Travelers depart most frequently from Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade) and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

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Deutsche Bahn trains from Copenhagen to Hamburg

Travel between Copenhagen and Hamburg from $36 (€29) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable 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 from Copenhagen 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.

Train information from Copenhagen to Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 39 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 3 a day

When you buy your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Copenhagen and Hamburg don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

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

Trains from Copenhagen to Hamburg

Trains in Europe are an efficient way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes. Deutsche Bahn provides direct and indirect services between Copenhagen and Hamburg. There are 3 direct services in the morning and a mid-afternoon departure, with journey times of around 4 hours and 45 minutes. Indirect services involve a change at Fredericia and, on some connections, at Flensburg and Neumünster. These journeys take from 5 hours to 5 hours and 45 minutes. All Copenhagen to Hamburg trains depart from København H train station and arrive at Hamburg Hauptbahnhof.

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Copenhagen to Hamburg Train Cost

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

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€79

1 Day in Advance

€74

1 Week in Advance

€68

2 Weeks in Advance

€68

1 Month in Advance

€47

3 Months in Advance

€44

Copenhagen to Hamburg Trains: General Information


Travelers can usually offset some of cost of Copenhagen to Hamburg train tickets by planning ahead and checking the prices before booking.

  • autobus All Copenhagen to Hamburg trains are run by Deutsche Bahn.
  • autobus Some Copenhagen to Hamburg trains are direct, while others require a transfer in Fredericia, Flensburg, and Neumünster. All trains depart from København H train station and arrive at Hamburg Hauptbahnhof.
  • autobus The Copenhagen to Hamburg train journey takes as little as 4 hours and 43 minutes to arrive in Hamburg.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Copenhagen 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 Copenhagen to Hamburg trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 6% cheaper on average to book a Copenhagen to Hamburg train ticket a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the train station.
  • Copenhagen to Hamburg trains are 15% cheaper on average when booked 1 week ahead of time as opposed to booking on the day you intend to travel.
  • Copenhagen to Hamburg train costs are 41% cheaper on average when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

Taking the Train from Copenhagen

Trains from Copenhagen to Hamburg depart from the Central station, located on the western edge of Copenhagen's city center, opposite the Tivoli Gardens. Public transport options include the S-Train local rail network, with connections around the greater city. Numerous city bus routes stop on Bernstorffsgade close to the station exit, including the 97N night bus. The nearest Metro stations for 24-hour underground services are Forum or Norreport, both around 20 minutes on foot from Central Station. There are taxi stands near the station exit.

Getting into Hamburg by Train

Famous for its associations with The Beatles, Hamburg is an atmospheric port city with a rich maritime history. Landmarks include the clubs and bars of the vibrant Reeperbahn red light district and the striking modern Elbphilharmonie culture complex. Trains from Copenhagen to Hamburg arrive at the central station, situated on the eastern side of the city center. There are connections on 6 lines of the S-Bahn local rail network, including S1 services to the airport. The underground U-Bahn stations Nord and Sud provide routes across the city on 4 lines. Local bus services stop by the station on Kirchenallee, Steintorwall and Spitalenstrasse. Taxis are available from stands by the station entrance.

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Trains from Copenhagen to Hamburg
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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Copenhagen and Hamburg?

Travel between Copenhagen, Denmark and Hamburg, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from Denmark?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Copenhagen?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/21/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Copenhagen and Hamburg as this information can change.

Are there restrictions on returning to Denmark from Germany by train?

Return travel from Germany to Denmark is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Copenhagen, Denmark?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/19/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Copenhagen from Hamburg.

How much are cheap trains from Copenhagen to Hamburg?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Hamburg from Copenhagen for the next 7 days starting from $36 (€29)  one way.
What is the cost of a train to Hamburg from Copenhagen?
The train price from Copenhagen to Hamburg is on average $51 (€41)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
What is the distance from Copenhagen to Hamburg by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Copenhagen to Hamburg by train to be approximately 177 miles (285 km).
How long is the train ride to Hamburg from Copenhagen?
The Copenhagen to Hamburg train duration is on average 5 h 4 min, which is to be expected when traveling 177 miles (285 km) from Copenhagen to Hamburg. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What train station in Copenhagen goes to Hamburg? What train station do I come into Hamburg from Copenhagen?

When departing from Copenhagen, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade) and Copenhagen, Islands Brygge St. (Oerestads Boulevard). When arriving in Hamburg, you can end your route in train stations like Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg.

Omio customers book a train from Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade)   to Hamburg Hbf   most frequently for this route.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade), is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Copenhagen.

The most popular arrival train station, Hamburg Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center of Hamburg.

Which train companies should I travel with from Copenhagen to Hamburg?
For the journey from Copenhagen to Hamburg you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Copenhagen to Hamburg on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Are there any nonstop train services from Copenhagen to Hamburg?
Yes, there are 3 direct trains to Hamburg from Copenhagen per day with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
How many train services are there from Copenhagen to Hamburg a day?
The average number of trains departing Copenhagen for Hamburg is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Copenhagen to Hamburg? When does the last train depart from Copenhagen to Hamburg?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Copenhagen at 4: 59 AM. The last train leaves from Copenhagen at 10: 41 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Copenhagen to Hamburg and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Copenhagen to Hamburg to get the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket from Copenhagen to Hamburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $51 (€41) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Copenhagen to Hamburg are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Copenhagen
Hamburg
Koebenhavn H
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