The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Hamburg to Sankt Gallen is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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12 h 10 m
Trains per day
Of the 4 trains that leave Hamburg for Sankt Gallen every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||425 miles (685 km)|
|Average train duration||12 h 3 min|
|Average train ticket price||$55 (€48)|
|Train frequency||20 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Hamburg to Sankt Gallen cover the 425 miles (685 km) long journey taking on average 12 h 3 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 20 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $55 (€48), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $38 (€33). Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in St. Gallen.
Find the best trains to Sankt Gallen from Hamburg with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $38 (€33). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best 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 Sankt Gallen train.
Hamburg to Sankt Gallen train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel by train between Hamburg, Germany and Sankt Gallen, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 3/22/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Hamburg to Sankt Gallen closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Sankt Gallen to Hamburg is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
What are the requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 3/22/23. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Hamburg from Sankt Gallen here.
There are a few train stations in Hamburg to start your trip from including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. In Sankt Gallen you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Lagerstrasse/Bhf and St. Gallen, Poststrasse.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in St. Gallen.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Hamburg Hbf, located approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center of Hamburg. The most popular arrival train station in Sankt Gallen, called St. Gallen, is located around 0.6 miles (855 m) away from its city center.
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