Kiel to Hamburg train

Cheap train tickets from Kiel to Hamburg

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Cheapest

21

Average

21

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Kiel to Hamburg is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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11:12AMKiel Hbf1h08 12:20PMHamburg Hbf
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07:41AMKiel Hbf1h07 08:48AMHamburg Hbf
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03:12PMKiel Hbf1h08 04:20PMHamburg Hbf
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04:34PMKiel Hbf1h23 05:57PMHamburg Hbf
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12:37PMKiel Hbf1h05 01:42PMHamburg Hbf
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Train schedule from Kiel to Hamburg

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07:41AMKiel Hbf1h07 08:48AMHamburg Hbf
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09:12AMKiel Hbf1h08 10:20AMHamburg Hbf
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11:12AMKiel Hbf1h08 12:20PMHamburg Hbf
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12:37PMKiel Hbf1h05 01:42PMHamburg Hbf
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02:13PMKiel Hbf0h58 03:11PMHamburg Altona
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03:12PMKiel Hbf1h08 04:20PMHamburg Hbf
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04:34PMKiel Hbf1h23 05:57PMHamburg Hbf
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06:38PMKiel Hbf1h04 07:42PMHamburg Hbf
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Fastest train times from Kiel to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for Dec 11

Fastest Journey

58 m

Average

1 h 7 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

83 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Kiel for Hamburg every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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02:13PMKiel Hbf0h58 03:11PMHamburg Altona
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06:38PMKiel Hbf1h04 07:42PMHamburg Hbf
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12:37PMKiel Hbf1h05 01:42PMHamburg Hbf
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07:41AMKiel Hbf1h07 08:48AMHamburg Hbf
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11:12AMKiel Hbf1h08 12:20PMHamburg Hbf
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Overview: Train from Kiel to Hamburg

distanceDistance51 miles (83 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 3 min
priceAverage train ticket price$23 (€21)
frequencyTrain frequency40 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 40 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesFlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Kiel to Hamburg cover the 51 miles (83 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 3 min with our travel partners like FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 40 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $23 (€21), but the average price of train tickets is $23 (€21). Travelers depart most frequently from Kiel Hbf and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Kiel to Hamburg trains

Travel from Kiel to Hamburg from $23 (€21) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

Deutsche Bahn

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 from Kiel to Hamburg. 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.

Train information from Kiel to Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 6 min
  • Average Price: $23
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 5 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Kiel to Hamburg

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Hamburg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Kiel to Hamburg.
FAQs
Train tickets from Kiel to Hamburg for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $23 (€21)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Kiel to Hamburg train to cost on average $23 (€21)  one way.
The Kiel to Hamburg train distance is approximately 51 miles (83 km).
The train time to Hamburg from Kiel is on average 1 h 3 min  for the 51 miles (83 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Kiel and Hamburg by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When taking the train between Kiel and Hamburg, you can choose to depart from train stations like Kiel Hbf, Kiel, Hbf Kaistraße and Kiel-Hassee CITTI-PARK. 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 Kiel Hbf   and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Kiel Hbf, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Hamburg Hbf, located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city center.

When taking a train from Kiel to Hamburg, you can count on FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Hamburg. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Kiel and Hamburg and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, there are 40 direct trains per day from Kiel to Hamburg, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
The average number of trains departing Kiel for Hamburg is 40 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this route departs from Kiel at 11: 37 AM. The last train leaves from Kiel at 11: 37 AM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Kiel to Hamburg and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you purchase a train ticket from Kiel to Hamburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $23 (€21) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Hamburg from Kiel are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports in Kiel and Hamburg

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Kiel Hbf is the most popular Kiel railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Kiel for your trip to Hamburg.
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
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