The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Düsseldorf to Hamburg will cost around $ 91 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 35.
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3 h 9 m
4 h 8 m
Trains per day
Of the 37 train that leave Düsseldorf for Hamburg every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 342 km distance in an average of 4 h 8 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 3 h 9 m .
The slowest train will take 8 h 57 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
4 hours 59 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$19|
|Trains depart from:||Düsseldorf|
|Trains arrive in:||Hamburg|
|Train Companies:||FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn|
There are several trains per hour from Monday to Friday between 2.30 and 22.40 on the Dusseldorf - Hamburg train line. From approx. 5.30 a.m. three trains depart per hour, before these are only approx once per hour on the way. Deutsche Bahn also offers a regular train service on weekends. There are both direct connections and routes that require 1 or more transfers. In general the routes without change are the fastest variant and last on average about 3 - 4 hours. Deutsche Bahn uses ICE and IC trains on the route.
Neben der German course is also the private offerer Flixtrain on the distance Dusseldorf - Hamburg on the way. The trip takes place in the week 2x daily in the morning and in the afternoon. For the route Dusseldorf HBF - Hamburg HBF the provider needs almost 4 hours.
In the Hanseatic City of Hamburg, travelers can discover shipping history over a fish sandwich on the Elbe or Alster. A discovery tour through Hamburg's Speicherstadt is not only exciting for architecture lovers. the buildings from 1888, built on oak piles in neo-Gothic brick architecture, offer every visitor an insight into Hamburg's history. International flair meets Hamburg neighborhood - on the popular Reeperbahn you can wander through clubs and pubs. Hamburg is known for musicals, theatre and opera and offers a wide range of attractions.
Both the Deutsche Bahn and the Flixtrain start their journey at Dusseldorf Hauptbahnhof. It is centrally located in the city center and can be reached by public transport. Numerous suburban trains stop directly at the main train station (S1, S6-S8, S11, S28, S68) and thus make it possible to get there even from more distant areas. In Dusseldorf itself there are trams and buses operated by the Rheinbahn.
Dusseldorf - Hamburg Direct journeys stop all at Hauptbahnhof Hamburg. This is centrally located in the city center and allows a fast and comfortable onward journey to other parts of the city. It is connected to the public transport system by the suburban trains S1-S3, S11, S21 and S31, as well as the underground lines U1-U4. Flixtrain and DB also stop at the station Hamburg-Harburg, an important traffic junction in the south of the city. Hamburg Köln Express also has the station Hamburg-Altona on the route in its programme, DB also offers this stop on selected routes.