Dresden to Hamburg train

Cheap train tickets from Dresden to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for Aug 09

Cheapest

30

Average

61

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.

Cheapest
09:12PMDresden Hauptbahnhof9h50 07:02AMHamburg Hbf
4 transfers
301One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:08PMDresden Hauptbahnhof11h56 07:04AMHamburg Hbf
2 transfers
431One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:08PMDresden Hauptbahnhof12h17 07:25AMHamburg Hbf
2 transfers
431One-way
08:51PMDresden Hauptbahnhof10h34 07:25AMHamburg Hbf
3 transfers
471One-way
11:08PMDresden Hauptbahnhof10h03 09:11AMHamburg Hbf
2 transfers
481One-way

Train schedule from Dresden to Hamburg

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, August 9
05:19AMDresden Hauptbahnhof4h05 09:24AMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
06:54AMDresden Hauptbahnhof4h17 11:11AMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
07:30AMDresden Hauptbahnhof3h54 11:24AMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
08:55AMDresden Hauptbahnhof4h16 01:11PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
09:30AMDresden Hauptbahnhof3h54 01:24PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
10:55AMDresden Hauptbahnhof4h17 03:12PMHamburg Hbf
0 transfers
11:19AMDresden Hauptbahnhof4h05 03:24PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
12:55PMDresden Hauptbahnhof4h16 05:11PMHamburg Hbf
0 transfers
01:19PMDresden Hauptbahnhof4h05 05:24PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
02:55PMDresden Hauptbahnhof4h17 07:12PMHamburg Hbf
0 transfers
03:19PMDresden Hauptbahnhof4h05 07:24PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
04:55PMDresden Hauptbahnhof4h24 09:19PMHamburg Hbf
0 transfers
05:19PMDresden Hauptbahnhof4h05 09:24PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
06:55PMDresden Hauptbahnhof4h38 11:33PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
07:08PMDresden Hauptbahnhof11h56 07:04AMHamburg Hbf
2 transfers
07:08PMDresden Hauptbahnhof12h17 07:25AMHamburg Hbf
2 transfers
08:06PMDresden Hauptbahnhof10h52 06:58AMHamburg Hbf
3 transfers
08:51PMDresden Hauptbahnhof10h34 07:25AMHamburg Hbf
3 transfers
09:12PMDresden Hauptbahnhof9h50 07:02AMHamburg Hbf
4 transfers
09:12PMDresden Hauptbahnhof9h46 06:58AMHamburg Hbf
4 transfers
11:06PMDresden Hauptbahnhof9h19 08:25AMHamburg Hbf
2 transfers
11:08PMDresden Hauptbahnhof10h03 09:11AMHamburg Hbf
2 transfers

This is the last train of the day.

Find all the dates and times for this journey

Compare prices and tickets by train, bus or flight

Tue
Aug 09
Wed
Aug 10
Thu
Aug 11
Fri
Aug 12
Sat
Aug 13
Sun
Aug 14
Mon
Aug 15
Tue
Aug 16
Wed
Aug 17
Thu
Aug 18
Fri
Aug 19
Sat
Aug 20
Sun
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 22
Tue
Aug 23
Wed
Aug 24
Thu
Aug 25
Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29

Fastest train times from Dresden to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for Aug 09

Fastest Journey

3 h 54 m

Average

6 h 30 m

Trains per day

22

Distance

378 km

Of the 22 trains that leave Dresden for Hamburg every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
07:30AMDresden Hauptbahnhof3h54 11:24AMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
801One-way
Fastest
09:30AMDresden Hauptbahnhof3h54 01:24PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
801One-way
2nd Fastest
03:19PMDresden Hauptbahnhof4h05 07:24PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
701One-way
2nd Fastest
05:19AMDresden Hauptbahnhof4h05 09:24AMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
701One-way
2nd Fastest
05:19PMDresden Hauptbahnhof4h05 09:24PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
601One-way

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn
Renfe
Italo
Frecciarossa

Overview: Train from Dresden to Hamburg

distanceDistance234 miles (377 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 41 min
priceAverage train ticket price$30 (€28)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Czech Railways (ČD)

Trains from Dresden to Hamburg cover the 234 miles (377 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 41 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Czech Railways (ČD). Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $30 (€28), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $25 (€23). Travelers depart most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and České dráhy from Dresden to Hamburg trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn and České dráhy train tickets between Dresden and Hamburg from $25 (€23) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

Deutsche Bahn
České dráhy

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 Dresden to Hamburg train.

Deutsche Bahn from Dresden to Hamburg train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 18 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 2 a day

Czech Railway is the major railway operator in the Czech Republic where you can find Second class and First Class tickets for your next train to Hamburg from Dresden.

Looking for trains between Dresden and Hamburg? České dráhy is one of the best companies to travel with on the 234 miles (377 km) trip to Hamburg from Dresden. As an official travel partner of České dráhy, Omio quickly shows you the latest České dráhy train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Dresden to Hamburg routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable České dráhy train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Dresden and Hamburg, you can quickly see if the České dráhy ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Dresden - Hamburg train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with České dráhy!

České dráhy from Dresden to Hamburg train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 16 min
  • České dráhy frequency: 1 a day

Trains from Dresden to Hamburg

Travelers can choose daily from an average of 30 train connections on the route from Dresden to Hamburg. The 378 km long distance can be bridged most quickly with one of the direct trips offered four times a day. With these connections, the total travel time for a trip by train from Dresden to Hamburg is less than 4 hours 18 minutes. These trips are particularly comfortable because you can simply sit on your seat after boarding until you arrive. A train change is not necessary. There is no more relaxed way to travel between the two cities on the Elbe.

Which train companies travel from Dresden to Hamburg?

Deutsche Bahn trains run on the entire train line between the capital of the Free State of Saxony and Hamburg. Local and long-distance trains are used. With only a few change-over connections, train passengers travel the last leg from Uelzen to Hamburg with a train of the private train company metronom.

How long does the train journey from Dresden to Hamburg take?

The average travel time is about 6 hours 6 minutes for train journeys from Dresden to Hamburg. However, if you choose a direct connection when buying your ticket, you will often need less than 4.3midnight to travel by train from Dresden to Hamburg. Train connections with a change in Berlin take only a few minutes longer. train customers often travel to Berlin by Intercity train and change there to an ICE to Hamburg. Journeys with a train change in Hanover or two changes in Cottbus and Berlin take at least 5 hours 20 minutes.

How often can you take the train from Dresden to Hamburg?

Daily, 28 to 32 train connections are available to train passengers on the route between Dresden and the northern German Elbe metropolis. Once or twice an hour you can take the train from Dresden to Hamburg. Sometimes the departures take place at intervals of 0.5 hours.

Stations on the line Dresden - Hamburg?

Hauptbahnhof Dresden. Located at the southern end of the pedestrian zone, the station is ideally accessible on foot and with public transport. Buses and tram lines 3, 8 and 9 stop in front of and next to the building. The station offers a wide range of shopping and gastronomy facilities. W-LAN is available free of charge.

Those arriving at Hauptbahnhof Hamburg can travel from here by S-Bahn, U-Bahn and bus in all directions. The central bus station and Mönckebergstraße in the city center are only a few hundred metres away. In the station there is a free wifi, public toilets, ATMs, shops and restaurants.

Travel Tips: Trains from Dresden 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 Dresden to Hamburg.
FAQs
Train tickets between Dresden and Hamburg for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $25 (€23)  one way in the next 7 days.
The Dresden to Hamburg train ticket price is on average $31 (€28)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 234 miles (377 km)  to Hamburg from Dresden by train.
The train time from Dresden to Hamburg is on average 6 h 41 min  for the 234 miles (377 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Hamburg from Dresden by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Dresden to start your trip from including Dresden Hauptbahnhof and Dresden-Neustadt. In Hamburg you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof   and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and travel around 1.9 miles (3 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Hamburg Hbf and need to travel approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the train station to the city center in Hamburg.

For the trip from Dresden to Hamburg you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Czech Railways (ČD). Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Dresden and Hamburg on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, there are 4 direct trains per day from Dresden to Hamburg. You can look to travel with Deutsche Bahn  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
The average number of trains departing Dresden for Hamburg is 4 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Dresden to Hamburg at 6: 10 AM. The last train from Dresden to Hamburg that you can take departs at 9: 19 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Dresden to Hamburg schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Dresden to Hamburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $31 (€28) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Dresden to Hamburg a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Dresden
Hamburg
Dresden Hauptbahnhof is the most popular Dresden 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 Dresden for your trip to Hamburg.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+49 3514611055
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Public transit options for Dresden Hauptbahnhof
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3
Tram lines: 3, 7, 8, 10
Bus lines: 66, 261, 333, 360, 424
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, RE, RB
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

ios-badge
android-badge
Hand With Phone
Currency
Language