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 Paris will cost around $ 176 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 140.
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It's difficult to get from Hamburg to Paris without transferring at least once.
|Distance||464 miles (748 km)|
|Average train duration||8 h 1 min|
|Average train ticket price||$199 (€160)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Hamburg to Paris cover the 464 miles (748 km) long route taking on average 8 h 1 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $140 (€113), but the average price of train tickets is $199 (€160). Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
For as little as $140 (€113) you can travel by train from Hamburg to Paris with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.
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 Paris train.
Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets between Hamburg and Paris due to the coronavirus:
The city of love is one of the most sought-after travel destinations in Europe and the journey by train is also beautiful. If you take the train from Hamburg to Paris, you will reach the Eiffel Tower and the Seine by train.
To travel by train from Hamburg to Paris is possible on different routes and with different train companies. The journey times usually differ only slightly.
An especially fast variant is the journey with the ICE of the Deutsche Bahn via Karlsruhe. This train from Hamburg to Paris takes less than 8 hours with a single change.
Other options include changing to the French TGV which runs three times a day from Frankfurt to Paris or changing to the French Thalys which connects Dortmund and Cologne with Paris. Depending on the connection, it may be necessary to change trains once, twice or even three times. This increases the risk of missed connections.
Who wants to travel exclusively with the Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Paris only has the opportunity once a day. In the late morning, the ICE75 departs from Hamburg in the direction of Chur/CH and reaches Karlsruhe in the afternoon. Here you can change to the ICE9572 to Paris-Est. This arrives in the early evening in the French capital.
All other connections require the use of the French TGV or Thalys. One option to get as far as possible from Hamburg to Paris with the Deutsche Bahn is to change in Cologne to the ICE14 to Brussels. Only at the Brussels-South train station (Bruxelles-Midi) do you change to the Thalys. Since high-speed trains run every hour on the Brussels - Paris route, a missed connecting train is not a problem.
The fastest journey with the ICEs of Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Paris takes about 7 hours 27 minutes with a single change in Karlsruhe. All other connections take between 8.6 and 8.53 hours. The time differences are mainly due to the different transfer times.
If you travel by train from Hamburg to Paris at short notice, you pay between 90 and 210 € for a one-way trip in 2nd class. If you book at least 1 to 2 weeks in advance, you will receive savings prices of 89.90 or 99.90 € for almost all connections with the ICE and the French TGV. For long-term bookings, it is possible to get the €pean savings price of 39.90 €.
The prices do not apply to connecting flights with the Thalys from Dortmund, Cologne or Brussels. The privately owned company Thalys has its own price structure. A one-way trip from Cologne to Paris costs in the best case 35 €. Those who now get the savings price of 29.90 € for the journey from Hamburg to Cologne will pay a total of 74.90 € for the train connection Hamburg - Paris.
All trains from Hamburg to Paris depart from Hamburg Central Station. It is well connected to the Hamburg public transport network with regional trains, suburban trains (S1, S2, S3, S11, S21, S31), underground trains (U1, U2, U3, U4) and buses. It is also often possible to board the train at Hamburg-Harburg station south of the Elbe River.
The arrival of the train from Hamburg to Paris depends on the chosen connection. The German ICE from Karlsruhe and the French TGV from Frankfurt arrive at the Paris Ostbahnhof (Gare de l'Est). The Thalys, which runs on the route Dortmund - Cologne - Brussels - Paris, arrives at the neighbouring Nordbahnhof (Gare du Nord). Both are in the 10th arrondissement. From the Gare de l'Est take Metro lines 4 and 5 to the city center, from the Gare du Nord take Metro lines 4 and RER lines B and D.
Travel by train between Hamburg, Germany and Paris, France is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 9/16/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Hamburg closer to your date of departure here
Return travel from France to Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/16/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Hamburg from Paris.
When departing from Hamburg, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. When arriving in Paris, you can end your trip in train stations like Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.
Omio customers book a train from Hamburg Hbf to Paris Gare de Lyon most frequently for this route.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Hamburg Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Paris most often arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from this train station to the city center.
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