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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2 h 30 m
2 h 57 m
Trains per day
Of the 4 trains that leave Hamburg for Potsdam every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||150 miles (242 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 26 min|
|Average train ticket price||$36 (€32)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Hamburg to Potsdam cover the 150 miles (242 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 26 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $33 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $36 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Potsdam Hbf.
For as little as $33 (€30) you can travel by train between Hamburg and Potsdam 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 Potsdam train.
Hamburg to Potsdam train information with Deutsche Bahn:
When taking a train from Hamburg, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. When you arrive in Potsdam, your train can arrive in train stations including Potsdam Hbf, Potsdam Medienstadt Babelsberg and Potsdam Griebnitzsee.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Hamburg Hbf to Potsdam Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Hamburg Hbf, is located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center of Hamburg.
The most popular arrival train station, Potsdam Hbf, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center of Potsdam.
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