Cheap train tickets from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for Dec 9

Cheapest

$36

Average

$50

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.

The average ticket from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg will cost around $ 50 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 36.

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08:14PMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h02 11:16PMHamburg Hbf
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08:14AMGelsenkirchen Hbf2h59 11:13AMHamburg Hbf
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06:14PMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h00 09:14PMHamburg Hbf
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02:14PMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h00 05:14PMHamburg Hbf
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06:11AMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h03 09:14AMHamburg Hbf
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Train schedule from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg

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02:54AMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h57 06:51AMHamburg Hbf
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04:55AMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h38 08:33AMHamburg Hbf
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04:59AMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h57 08:56AMHamburg Hbf
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05:04AMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h52 08:56AMHamburg Hbf
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06:11AMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h03 09:14AMHamburg Hbf
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06:33AMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h17 09:50AMHamburg Hbf
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06:55AMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h19 10:14AMHamburg Hbf
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07:04AMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h50 10:54AMHamburg Hbf
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08:14AMGelsenkirchen Hbf2h59 11:13AMHamburg Hbf
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08:55AMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h18 12:13PMHamburg Hbf
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09:04AMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h51 12:55PMHamburg Hbf
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10:14AMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h00 01:14PMHamburg Hbf
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10:50AMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h01 01:51PMHamburg Hbf
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11:04AMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h50 02:54PMHamburg Hbf
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12:14PMGelsenkirchen Hbf2h58 03:12PMHamburg Hbf
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12:50PMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h00 03:50PMHamburg Hbf
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01:04PMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h50 04:54PMHamburg Hbf
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02:14PMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h00 05:14PMHamburg Hbf
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02:55PMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h19 06:14PMHamburg Hbf
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03:04PMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h49 06:53PMHamburg Hbf
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04:15PMGelsenkirchen Hbf2h58 07:13PMHamburg Hbf
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04:33PMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h15 07:48PMHamburg Hbf
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04:55PMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h19 08:14PMHamburg Hbf
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06:14PMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h00 09:14PMHamburg Hbf
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06:55PMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h19 10:14PMHamburg Hbf
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07:04PMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h50 10:54PMHamburg Hbf
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08:14PMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h02 11:16PMHamburg Hbf
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08:55PMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h21 12:16AMHamburg Hbf
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09:09PMGelsenkirchen Hbf8h12 05:21AMHamburg Hbf
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09:59PMGelsenkirchen Hbf7h22 05:21AMHamburg Hbf
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Fastest train times from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for Dec 9

Fastest Journey

2 h 58 m

Average

3 h 40 m

Trains per day

30

Distance

302 km

Of the 30 trains that leave Gelsenkirchen for Hamburg every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 302 km distance in an average of 3 h 40 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 58 m .

The slowest trains will take 8 h 12 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.

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04:15PMGelsenkirchen Hbf2h58 07:13PMHamburg Hbf
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$431One-way
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12:14PMGelsenkirchen Hbf2h58 03:12PMHamburg Hbf
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$361One-way
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08:14AMGelsenkirchen Hbf2h59 11:13AMHamburg Hbf
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$361One-way
06:14PMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h00 09:14PMHamburg Hbf
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02:14PMGelsenkirchen Hbf3h00 05:14PMHamburg Hbf
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Overview: Train from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg

distanceDistance187 miles (301 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price$20 (€17)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or FlixTrain

Trains from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg cover the 187 miles (301 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 49 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $20 (€17), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $17 (€14). Travelers depart most frequently from Gelsenkirchen Hbf and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg trains

Travel to Hamburg from Gelsenkirchen from $17 (€14) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

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 Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg train.

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

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

    Travel Tips: Trains from Gelsenkirchen 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 Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg.
    FAQs

    How much are cheap trains between Gelsenkirchen and Hamburg?

    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg trains for as little as $17 (€14)  in the next 7 days.

    What is the price of a train ticket between Gelsenkirchen and Hamburg?

    The train price between Gelsenkirchen and Hamburg is on average $20 (€17)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.

    How far is Hamburg from Gelsenkirchen by train?

    You should expect to travel around 187 miles (301 km)  from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg by train.

    How long is a train to Hamburg from Gelsenkirchen on average?

    On average the Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg train travel time is 2 h 49 min  for the 187 miles (301 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

    What station does the train from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg depart from? Which Hamburg train station do I come into from Gelsenkirchen?

    There are a few train stations in Gelsenkirchen to start your route from including Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen-Hassel and Gelsenkirchen Zoo. 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 Gelsenkirchen Hbf   and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

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

    Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Gelsenkirchen Hbf and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

    Passengers arriving in Hamburg most often arrive at Hamburg Hbf and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from this train station to the city center.

    What train companies go from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg?

    For the route from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

    Is there a direct train from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg?

    If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.

    What are the first and last departure train times from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg?

    The first Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg train departs at 5: 55 AM   and the last train from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg leaves at 7: 55 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

    How far in advance should I book train tickets from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg for the best deals?

    If you buy a train ticket from Gelsenkirchen to Hamburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $20 (€17) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Gelsenkirchen and Hamburg are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Gelsenkirchen
    Hamburg
    Gelsenkirchen Hbf is the most popular Gelsenkirchen 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 Gelsenkirchen for your trip to Hamburg.