The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Hamburg to Munich will cost around $ 137 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 56.
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Of the 38 train that leave Hamburg for Munich every day 17 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 614 km distance in an average of 7h 48m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 6h 8m .
The slowest train will take 15h 57m 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.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
8 hours 25 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$32|
|Trains depart from:||Hamburg|
|Trains arrive in:||Munich|
|Train Companies:||FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn|
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.