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Train Information from Hamburg to Amsterdam

distanceDistance228 miles (368 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price$39 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or FlixTrain

Trains from Hamburg to Amsterdam cover the 228 miles (368 km) long route taking on average 6 h 6 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or FlixTrain. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $27 (€23), but the average price of train tickets is $39 (€33). Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

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Hamburg to Amsterdam with Deutsche Bahn

You can travel by train to Amsterdam from Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $27 (€23). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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 Hamburg to Amsterdam train.

  • Average Price: $27

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets to Amsterdam from Hamburg, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

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

Trains from Hamburg to Amsterdam

Passengers looking to visit the Dutch capital from Hamburg will find trains readily available. With over 40 trains departing Hamburg headed for Amsterdam each day, traveling by train is simple and convenient. All trains are offered by German's largest rail provider Deutsche Bahn. Passengers can expect a travel time of approximately six hours six minutes. With so many departures spread throughout the day, passengers are sure to find a departure that fits their schedule.

 Hamburg to Amsterdam Train Time: Daily Departures

Deutsche Bahn offers plenty of daily options for travelers who wish to catch a train from Hamburg to Amsterdam. These daily trains run from the Hamburg Hbf to Amsterdam Ceentral with at least one or more train connections. The first service of the day usually departs from Hamburg a little after midnight and continues hourly until the last one at around 11:00 p.m.

 How long is the journey by train from Hamburg to Amsterdam?

One of the most comfortable and convenient ways to travel from Hamburg to Amsterdam is by train. Travelers can expect this journey to take a total average time of about six hours and six minutes. The fastest route takes just over five hours, involving one change at Osnabrück. However, the route can have as many as six changes and take over seven hours, so it is important to check the route. Both stations are centrally located, making it easy for passengers to organize onward travel.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Hamburg to Amsterdam?

Departure train station: Any train from Hamburg to Amsterdam will begin the journey at the Hamburg Hbf, which is located less than a mile (one km) away from the city center. Passengers can reach the train station either on foot in just 18 minutes or with the S-Bahn which will take just six minutes. The station is equipped with a number of shops and places to eat, as well as restrooms and waiting rooms. 

Arrival train station: Passengers will end their journey at Amsterdam Centraal, right in the heart of the city, as the name would suggest.  The station has excellent links to the subway, tram and bus systems. Facilities at the station are extensive, with great shopping opportunities, cafes, restaurants, and public bathrooms. The train station is also fully accessible for all passengers, including travelers with limited mobility. 

 Which train companies travel from Hamburg to Amsterdam?

It won't be hard to choose which company to travel with on the Hamburg to Amsterdam route. There is currently only one train company that operates this route, Deutsche Bahn. The Deutsche Bahn train company operates trains on this route which depart daily. Passengers will be able to choose from morning, afternoon, or evening departure times for this journey. 

 Deutsche Bahn Hamburg to Amsterdam

Deutsche Bahn is the only train company that offers any services for the route by train from Hamburg to Amsterdam. However, the Deutsche Bahn trains are modern and fast, ensuring travelers a quick and comfortable journey. The duration of the trip is usually about six hours and six minutes, although some of the trains may arrive in Amsterdam in just five hours with fewer train connections. Each day, passengers can expect somewhere in the region of 40 different departures offered daily by Deutsche Bahn for this specific route. The amount of transfers ranges from at least one, up to five.

Hamburg to Amsterdam Trains: Services on Board

Onboard Deutsche Bahn services passengers can choose from either first or second class tickets. In the first class, travelers can enjoy spacious seating, power outlets and unlimited free WiFi. The trains are fully accessible for passengers with limited mobility though it is advisable to contact Deutsche Bahn at least 48 hours before travel to organize any extra assistance required. Most trains provided by Deutsche Bahn will also offer several designated seats for travelers with limited mobility as well as seats for the passengers which are traveling along with them. Onboard of the Deutsche Bahn trains, travelers will have the chance to bring along any small pets and service dogs free of charge. However, for larger pets fees may apply and should be checked on the Deutsche Bahn website. There is generous luggage storage in every carriage onboard Deutsche Bahn trains, allowing passengers flexibility when packing for their trip.

 How to find cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Amsterdam?

If travelers wish to save money while booking a train from Hamburg to Amsterdam, they should consider buying tickets a few weeks or a month before the departure date. Moreover, remaining flexible with the departure time and date will also allow travelers to find cheaper options for this route. Using the services provided by Omio it is easy to compare travel dates, to help passengers get the best price for their journey.

Train tickets from Hamburg to Amsterdam: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 32 €
2 weeks earlier 30 €7%
3 weeks earlier 30 €7%
1 month before 26 €23%
2 months earlier 28 €14.%
3 months earlier 27 €19%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Hamburg - Amsterdam. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Hamburg - Amsterdam 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 7% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Hamburg - Amsterdam with 2 months in advance you save up to about 14% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 19%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips

Trains from Hamburg to Amsterdam
Travel by train to Amsterdam 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 Hamburg to Amsterdam.
FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Hamburg and Amsterdam?

Travel between Hamburg, Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Netherlands from Germany?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Hamburg?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

When traveling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/25/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Hamburg to Amsterdam before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Germany from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Return travel from Netherlands to Germany is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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?

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

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

Last checked on 11/27/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Hamburg from Amsterdam.

How much are cheap trains between Hamburg and Amsterdam?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Amsterdam for as low as $27 (€23)  for the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train between Hamburg and Amsterdam?
The Hamburg to Amsterdam train ticket price is on average $39 (€33)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is Amsterdam from Hamburg by train?
The distance between Hamburg and Amsterdam by train is approximately 228 miles (368 km).
How long is the train ride from Hamburg to Amsterdam?
On average the Hamburg to Amsterdam train time is 6 h 6 min  covering the 228 miles (368 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What train station in Hamburg goes to Amsterdam? What train station do I come into Amsterdam from Hamburg?

When taking a train from Hamburg, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. When you arrive in Amsterdam, your train can arrive in train stations including Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk.

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

Where is the departure train station in Hamburg located? Where is the arrival train station in Amsterdam located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Hamburg Hbf, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Amsterdam Centraal, located 0.6 miles (916 m) away from the city center.

What train companies offer a service from Hamburg to Amsterdam?
If you're looking for trains from Hamburg to Amsterdam, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or FlixTrain to get you to Amsterdam. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Hamburg to Amsterdam journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there to Amsterdam from Hamburg?
On average, there are 6 trains a day from Hamburg to Amsterdam. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Hamburg to Amsterdam?
You can take the earliest train from Hamburg to Amsterdam at 5: 46 AM   or take the last train from Hamburg to Amsterdam leaving at 6: 46 PM. Look for the latest Hamburg to Amsterdam train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
How early should I purchase train tickets from Hamburg to Amsterdam to score the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets from Hamburg to Amsterdam within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $39 (€33) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Hamburg to Amsterdam a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Hamburg
Amsterdam
Hamburg Hbf is the most popular Hamburg 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 Hamburg for your trip to Amsterdam.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 30 | Sat - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 15
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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