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Hamburg to Copenhagen Train Information

Avg. Train Duration
6 hours 41 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $38
Trains depart from:Hamburg
Trains arrive in:Copenhagen
Distance:285 km
Train Companies:Deutsche Bahn
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Deutsche Bahn trains from Hamburg to Copenhagen

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Hamburg to Copenhagen from $37 (€29). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Find your perfect trip from Hamburg to Copenhagen with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train schedules between Hamburg and Copenhagen and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance from Hamburg to Copenhagen by DB is 177 miles (285 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket between Hamburg and Copenhagen is $37 (€29).

DB is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

DB uses different types of trains such as 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 required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Hamburg to Copenhagen are the following:

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

Trains from Hamburg to Copenhagen

Around 16 trains commute between Hamburg and Copenhagen daily, making it a convenient and effective way of traveling between the two cities. The journey from Hamburg to Copenhagen by train last between five and seven and a half hours depending on the service chosen and the number of connections. The earliest train leaves Hamburg at 4:30 a.m., while the last departure of the day is at approximately 8:45 p.m. Departures are spread throughout the day, meaning passengers are sure to find a train that fits their schedule.

Hamburg to Copenhagen Train Time: Daily Departures

About 16 trains leave Hamburg for Copenhagen per day, covering the journey in an average time of five hours 30 minutes. There are both direct connections, as well as those that require a transfer Nykøbing. Some connections may involve four or five changes along the route. The first train from Hamburg to Copenhagen departs as early as 4:30 a.m. with regular departures throughout the day before the last train of the evening shortly before 9:00 p.m.

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

The time taken to travel by a train from Hamburg to Copenhagen varies depending on the service and the number of connections along the way. A direct train can commute from Hamburg to Copenhagen in just under five hours, while a slower trip that involves one or two connections along the way may last almost eight hours.

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

Departure train station: All trains that ply the Hamburg-Copenhagen route depart from either Hamburg Hauptbahnhof or Hamburg-Altona. Hamburg Hauptbahnhof lies just under a mile (one km) from the city center, and a line 3 bus will take passengers there in nine minutes. The station has ATMs, left luggage stores, ticket stores, and WiFi.

Arrival train station: Trains arriving in Copenhagen stop at the Copenhagen Central Station, located in the heart of the city and thus easily accessed by walking. The station boasts a shopping center, lost-and-found office, luggage stores, baby changing facilities, bathrooms, and toilets. Also, there is a bakery and numerous eateries within.

Which train companies travel from Hamburg to Copenhagen?

Deutsche Bahn is the sole provider of passenger train services between Hamburg and Copenhagen. Passengers traveling by a Deutsche Bahn train from Hamburg to Copenhagen have the option to either take a direct connection or an indirect route with a transfer at Nykøbing. The company operates 16 trains per day between the two destinations. On average, the journey lasts about five hours 30 minutes. However, a direct train can complete the trip in just under five hours. Passengers may find that journeys over the weekend or a public holiday may take slightly longer to complete the route.

 Deutsche Bahn Hamburg to Copenhagen

Deutsche Bahn runs all the train services between Hamburg and Copenhagen, making about 16 trips between the two cities per day. The first train departs Hamburg shortly after 4:30 a.m. while the last departure is not long before 9:00 p.m. The operator offers both direct connections as well as trains that entail a transfer in Nykøbing.

Hamburg to Copenhagen Trains: Services on Board

Deutsche Bahn has both first and second class carriages with flexible pricing to ensure the customers experience an unforgettable trip from Hamburg to Copenhagen. Passengers in first-class seats enjoy extra comfort due to larger legroom and have individual sockets to charge their phones or laptops. The company only allows bicycles on their long-distance trains, and passengers must buy accompanying tickets. However, scooters, foldable and disassembled bicycles do not attract any charges as they take up little space. This provision is on condition that the items do not obstruct doors, aisles or safety equipment such as fire extinguishers. Deutsche Bahn allows passengers to bring small pets such as guide dogs, cats, and birds on board, provided that they do not bother other travelers. Therefore, it is advisable to carry pets in cages. Deutsche Bahn accommodates those with disabilities or limited mobility. They have integrated boarding aides such as automatic hoists and ramps to facilitate the use of their stations. Deutsche Bahn advises contacting them at least 48 hours before travel to organize any extra assistance required.

How to find cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Copenhagen?

If passengers are traveling by train from Hamburg to Copenhagen, they can offset some of the cost by booking tickets ahead of time. Deutsche Bahn releases tickets between three and six months in advance. So if you know your travel dates, then this is the best time to make a booking. Another way of securing cheaper tickets is by opting for slower connections with multiple connections along the way. Lastly, always endeavor to travel outside the peak hours since the tickets are cheaper than during the rush hours.

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

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 55 €
2 weeks earlier 44 €25%
3 weeks earlier 43 €28.%
1 month before 50 €10%
2 months earlier 42 €31%
3 months earlier 47 €17%


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 - Copenhagen. 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 - Copenhagen 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 28% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Hamburg - Copenhagen with 2 months in advance you save up to about 31% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 17%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.
Trains from Hamburg to Copenhagen
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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Hamburg and Copenhagen?

Travel between Hamburg, Germany and Copenhagen, Denmark by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Denmark from Germany?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Denmark from Hamburg?

Conditions of entry:

  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Copenhagen, Denmark?

All travelers in Denmark must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 6/14/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Copenhagen from Hamburg as this information can change.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Germany from Copenhagen, Denmark?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Copenhagen to Hamburg is: Restricted

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Denmark?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)

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

Last checked on 6/14/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Hamburg from Copenhagen here.

How much are cheap trains from Hamburg to Copenhagen?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Hamburg to Copenhagen to cost as little as $37 (€29)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the train between Hamburg and Copenhagen on average?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Hamburg to Copenhagen train price to come in at an average of $50 (€39)  one way.
How far is Copenhagen from Hamburg by train?
You should expect to travel around 177 miles (285 km)  to Copenhagen from Hamburg by train.
How many hours is the train time between Hamburg and Copenhagen?
On average the Hamburg to Copenhagen train travel time is 6 h 33 min  for the 177 miles (285 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Hamburg to Copenhagen depart from? Which Copenhagen train station do I come into from Hamburg?

There are a few train stations in Hamburg to start your route from including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. In Copenhagen you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade) and Copenhagen, Islands Brygge St. (Oerestads Boulevard).

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf   and arrive in Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade).

Where is the train station in Hamburg to go to Copenhagen? Where is the train station in Copenhagen located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Hamburg Hbf and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Copenhagen most often arrive at Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade) and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.

Which train providers can get me from Hamburg to Copenhagen?
For the best Hamburg to Copenhagen train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Hamburg to Copenhagen to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any direct trains from Hamburg to Copenhagen?
Yes, you can look for direct trains from Hamburg to Copenhagen 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 route.
What are the first and last departure train times from Hamburg to Copenhagen?
The earliest train departing from Hamburg to Copenhagen leaves at 8: 53 AM. The last train departing from Hamburg to Copenhagen leaves at 9: 56 PM. You can find the latest Hamburg to Copenhagen train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy train tickets from Hamburg to Copenhagen to score the best deals?
If you buy the Hamburg to Copenhagen train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $50 (€39). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Copenhagen from Hamburg. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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