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.
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5 h 49 m
8 h 2 m
Trains per day
Of the 7 trains that leave Hamburg for Mainz every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||258 miles (416 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 27 min|
|Average train ticket price||$31 (€30)|
|Train frequency||28 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 4 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Flixtrain|
Trains from Hamburg to Mainz cover the 258 miles (416 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 27 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Flixtrain. Normally, there are 28 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $31 (€30), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $19 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Mainz Hbf.
Travel between Hamburg and Mainz from $19 (€18) 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 (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 Mainz train.
Train information from Hamburg to Mainz with Deutsche Bahn:
When departing from Hamburg, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. When arriving in Mainz, you can end your journey in train stations like Mainz Hbf, Mainz Römisches Theater and Mainz-Mombach.
Omio customers book a train from Hamburg Hbf to Mainz Hbf most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Hamburg Hbf, is located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center of Hamburg.
The most popular arrival train station, Mainz Hbf, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city center of Mainz.
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