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Train Information between Hamburg and Bamberg

distanceDistance256 miles (413 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 29 min
priceAverage train ticket price$37 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Hamburg to Bamberg cover the 256 miles (413 km) long route taking on average 4 h 29 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $37 (€30), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $29 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Bamberg, Bahnhof.

Train companies

Travel with Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Bamberg

Travel between Hamburg and Bamberg from $29 (€24) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you from Hamburg to Bamberg in comfort. Find the DB train schedule for your trip between Hamburg and Bamberg on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance from Hamburg to Bamberg is 256 miles (413 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Hamburg to Bamberg start at $29 (€24).

Deutsche Bahn is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international train journeys every day. DB is well-known for its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

Travel on different types of DB trains, including 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 needed to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

These are Deutsche Bahn's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Hamburg and Bamberg:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Hamburg to Bamberg
Travel by train to Bamberg 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 Bamberg.
How much are cheap trains between Hamburg and Bamberg?
Train tickets between Hamburg and Bamberg for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $29 (€24)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train from Hamburg to Bamberg?
The train price from Hamburg to Bamberg is on average $37 (€30)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How far is it from Hamburg to Bamberg by train?
The train distance from Hamburg to Bamberg is around 256 miles (413 km).
How many hours is the train time from Hamburg to Bamberg?
On average the Hamburg to Bamberg train time is 4 h 29 min  covering the 256 miles (413 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Hamburg to Bamberg do I depart from? Which Bamberg train station from Hamburg do I arrive in?

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 Bamberg, your train can arrive in train stations including Bamberg, Bahnhof and Bamberg, Bahnhofsvorplatz/Ludwigstraße.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Hamburg Hbf   to Bamberg, Bahnhof.

Where do I find the Hamburg train station to Bamberg? Where is the Bamberg train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Bamberg, Bahnhof and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Bamberg.

Which train providers should I travel with from Hamburg to Bamberg?
For the trip from Hamburg to Bamberg you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Hamburg and Bamberg on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Can I find a direct train from Hamburg to Bamberg?
Yes, there are 10 direct trains per day from Hamburg to Bamberg with Deutsche Bahn, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your train ticket.
How many train services per day are there between Hamburg and Bamberg?
The average number of trains departing Hamburg for Bamberg is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Hamburg to Bamberg? When can I take the last train for the day?
You can take the earliest train from Hamburg to Bamberg at 6: 03 AM   or take the last train from Hamburg to Bamberg leaving at 8: 46 PM. Look for the latest Hamburg to Bamberg train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
How far in advance should I book train tickets to Bamberg from Hamburg for the best deals?
If you buy the Hamburg to Bamberg train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $37 (€30). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Bamberg from Hamburg. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 Bamberg.
Amenities at station
Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 30 | Sat - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 15
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 2, 5, 6, 16, 17, 19, 112, X35, 31, 37
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FLX, NJ, RE, RB, IRE
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S11, S21, S31
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U3, U4