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 Hanover to Hamburg will cost around $ 28 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 22.
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1 h 12 m
1 h 24 m
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Of the 47 trains that leave Hanover for Hamburg every day 45 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 135 km distance in an average of 1 h 24 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 12 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 8 m 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.
|Distance||84 miles (135 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 16 min|
|Average train ticket price||$23 (€19)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, metronom or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Hanover to Hamburg cover the 84 miles (135 km) long route taking on average 1 h 16 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, metronom or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $22 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $23 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from Hannover Hbf and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.
Find the best trains from Hanover to Hamburg with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $22 (€18). 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 Hanover to Hamburg train.
When you buy your Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Hanover to Hamburg don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
The train connection Hanover - Hamburg is offered several times an hour by the Deutsche Bahn. On weekdays, the first train to Hamburg leaves Hanoveraner Bahnhof at around 5.11 am, the last train journey takes place shortly after midnight at 00.5 am.
The train journey from Hanover to Hamburg is quite short with an average duration of 1.5 hours with the IC or ICE.
The prices for train tickets from Hanover to Hamburg are between 25,90 € and 45,90 €.
The train to Hamburg starts at Hauptbahnhof Hanover. This is centrally located in the city center and can be reached by numerous means of transport such as the S-Bahn lines S1-S8, S21 and S51 and the U-Bahn lines U1, U2, U3, U7, U8 and U9.
The train journey Hanover - Hamburg ends at Hauptbahnhof Hamburg. It is located right next to the city center. You can get to the rest of the city by S-Bahn, U-Bahn and bus.
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
When taking the train to Hamburg from Hanover, you can choose to depart from train stations like Hannover Hbf, Hannover-Kleefeld and Hannover Bismarckstr. Your journey can end in train stations such as Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Hannover Hbf and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Hannover Hbf, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Hamburg Hbf, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center.
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