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 Hamburg to Munich will cost around $ 134 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 87.
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5 h 45 m
6 h 58 m
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Of the 27 trains that leave Hamburg for Munich every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 614 km distance in an average of 6 h 58 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 45 m .
The slowest trains will take 10 h 39 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.
|Distance||381 miles (614 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 8 min|
|Average train ticket price||$54 (€43)|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Nightjet or FlixTrain|
Trains from Hamburg to Munich cover the 381 miles (614 km) long route taking on average 6 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Nightjet or FlixTrain. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $30 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $54 (€43). Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in München Hbf.
For as little as $30 (€24) you can travel by train between Hamburg and Munich with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
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 Munich train.
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Trains in Germany are an efficient way to travel between cities, with Deutsche Bahn offering domestic and international train routes. The cities of Hamburg and Munich are about 800 km apart. Taking the train from Hamburg to Munich is a convenient way to travel and trains are frequent. The major German cities of Frankfurt, Hamburg, Stuttgart, Munich, Cologne and Berlin are connected by the Deutsche Bahn InterCity Express train service. Tickets are also available from Rail Europe. The late afternoon train departs at about 16:01 p.m. arriving at 21:45 p.m. There is also a morning train which departs at 7:22 and an early morning train that departs at 04:56. Late night trains leave at 22:46 p.m. In addition, there are lunchtime and early afternoon trains from Hamburg to Munich. The journey takes about 6 hours and there is a full weekend service.
Return trains from Munich to Hamburg are also available.
All local towns are linked by the Deutsche Bahn Intercity Express trains. This is a high-speed train service. Trains depart from Hamburg Central Station. The station is situated in Hamburg's city center, on the Wallring between Altstadt and St. Georg, near the Deutsches Schauspielhaus theater in the St. Georg quarter. You can travel to the station easily by bus, taxi or walk from your hotel in the city center, or travel by shuttle from the airport. Night bus and taxi services are available.
Munich is a modern city boasting many museums, galleries, palaces, arenas and beautiful gardens. Must-see attractions include Marienplatz and Nymphenburg Palace. Trains from Hamburg arrive at the Munich Central Station. The station is located in the city center, near Marienplatz. It is possible to reach the Munich International Airport using the S Bahn trains or by shuttle or city bus. Public transportation runs in the evenings.
When taking the train to Munich from Hamburg, you can choose to depart from train stations like Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. Your trip can end in train stations such as München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in München Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Hamburg Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Hamburg.
The most popular arrival train station, München Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Munich.
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