|Distance||257 miles (415 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 24 min|
|Average train ticket price||$37 (€31)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Hamburg to Rotterdam cover the 257 miles (415 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 24 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $37 (€31), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $27 (€23). Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.
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Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Hamburg and Rotterdam. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train between Hamburg and Rotterdam:
Travel between Hamburg, Germany and Rotterdam, Netherlands by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 12/1/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Hamburg to Rotterdam before traveling.
Return travel from Netherlands to Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 12/5/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Hamburg from Rotterdam.
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 Rotterdam, you can end your journey in train stations like Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Noord and Rotterdam Blaak.
Omio customers book a train from Hamburg Hbf to Rotterdam Centraal most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Hamburg Hbf, is located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city center of Hamburg.
The most popular arrival train station, Rotterdam Centraal, is located 0.4 miles (659 m) away from the city center of Rotterdam.
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