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Train Information from Stuttgart to Hamburg

distanceDistance332 miles (536 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price$71 (€58)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Stuttgart to Hamburg cover the 332 miles (536 km) long route taking on average 5 h 34 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $71 (€58), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $22 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Stuttgart Hbf and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

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Stuttgart to Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Stuttgart to Hamburg from $22 (€18) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

Deutsche Bahn

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 Stuttgart to Hamburg train.

Train information from Stuttgart to Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 16 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 5 a day

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Stuttgart and Hamburg, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Train from Stuttgart to Hamburg. Travel summary

Information about the journey with the train from Stuttgart to Hamburg can be found here at a glance.

Which train companies travel from Stuttgart to Hamburg?

The train line from Stuttgart to Hamburg is mainly run by Deutsche Bahn trains. In addition to the fast and comfortable ICE trains, passengers travel on IC trains, regional trains and suburban trains. Some of the S-Bahn connections with several changes belong to private train companies such as Albtal-Verkehours-Gesellschaft. In the IC and ICE trains of Deutsche Bahn, passengers enjoy extensive comfort with an on-board restaurant or bistro, as well as WLAN and other amenities. The ICE trains are equipped with comfortable seats and partly with seating groups with centre tables. In the late evening and night hours, €Night trains also operate and offer the possibility of overnight stays in sleeping and couchette cars during the journey. €Night trains also have a wheelchair space, which is available by prior arrangement, and a wheelchair accessible WC.

How long does the train journey from Stuttgart to Hamburg take?

The journey by train from Stuttgart to Hamburg takes between 5 and 10 hours, depending on the chosen connection. The long connections in particular are accompanied by correspondingly long transfer times - especially at night - totalling more than 3 hours. Direct connections with ICE trains offer the shortest journey time of about 5 hours.

How do I get cheap by train from Stuttgart to Hamburg?

Who would like to travel with the course from Stuttgart to Hamburg, has in addition between 2.30 pm and 11.15 pm several times per hour. ICE, IC and regional trains run on the line from Stuttgart to Hamburg. Direct connections from Stuttgart to Hamburg are available every 1 to 2 hours. Other compounds contain one or more transfer options, including in

  • Würzburg
  • Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
  • Heidelberg
  • Mannheim and
  • Frankfurt am Main.

Who would like to travel by train from Stuttgart to Hamburg to a large extent with regional and suburban trains must change to

  • Bietigheim-Bissingen
  • Mühlacker
  • Bruchsal
  • Frankfurt am Main

From Frankfurt the ICE takes you directly to Hamburg.

The journey by train from Stuttgart to Hamburg leads over 754 km through impressive landscapes and is therefore very varied. The route leads from the Neckar to the Main, through the Hessian mountain landscapes such as the Rhön and the Knüllwald to the Lüneburger Heide. Shortly before arriving in Hamburg, the Harburg mountains finally open up a view of the big harbour city.

How much does a train ticket from Stuttgart to Hamburg cost?

The price for a train ticket from Stuttgart to Hamburg in the normal 2nd class fare is between 120 and 150 €. With savings offers of the train the journey is also possible to a price starting from 70 €. Anyone who wants to take advantage of the comfort of 1st class pays between 160 and around 200 € for a trip by train from Stuttgart to Hamburg. There are also costs for the reservation of seats.

Stations on the route Stuttgart - Hamburg

At which station does the train start in Stuttgart? The train from Stuttgart to Hamburg starts at Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof. travelers can reach the station, which is currently under reconstruction, by public transport buses. The bus stops are directly in front of the station building. The Stuttgarter Stadtbahn, a combination of underground and tram, has its own stop at the main station. In addition, it is possible to travel directly to the station by S-Bahn and regional trains, so that only a change to another platform is necessary in order to reach the train to Hamburg.

At which station does the train arrive in Hamburg? The train from Stuttgart to Hamburg arrives at the main station in Hamburg. The main train station is located in the centre of the city. Below the station building there are two underground stops where you can continue your journey to the various city districts. Buses run from the bus station in front of the main station and regional trains offer further connections to the surrounding area of the Free Hanseatic City of Hamburg.

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Trains from Stuttgart to Hamburg
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FAQs
How much do cheap trains between Stuttgart and Hamburg cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Stuttgart to Hamburg trains for as little as $22 (€18)  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket to Hamburg from Stuttgart?
The Stuttgart to Hamburg train ticket price is on average $71 (€58)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How far is Stuttgart to Hamburg by train?
The distance to Hamburg from Stuttgart by train is approximately 332 miles (536 km).
How long is the train ride from Stuttgart to Hamburg?
While the time it takes to travel 332 miles (536 km) to Hamburg from Stuttgart can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Stuttgart to Hamburg train journey time is on average 5 h 34 min.
Which train station from Stuttgart to Hamburg do I depart from? Which Hamburg train station from Stuttgart do I arrive in?

Omio customers book a train from Stuttgart Hbf   to Hamburg Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Stuttgart to go to Hamburg? Where is the train station in Hamburg located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Stuttgart Hbf, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Stuttgart. The most popular arrival train station in Hamburg, called Hamburg Hbf, is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from its city center.

What train providers go from Stuttgart to Hamburg?
When taking a train from Stuttgart to Hamburg, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Hamburg. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Stuttgart and Hamburg and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Are there any nonstop train services from Stuttgart to Hamburg?
Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day to Hamburg from Stuttgart. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Deutsche Bahn. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
How many trains are there from Stuttgart to Hamburg a day?
On average, there are 10 trains a day from Stuttgart to Hamburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Stuttgart to Hamburg? What time is the last train from Stuttgart to Hamburg?
You can take the first train from Stuttgart to Hamburg at 5: 36 AM. The last train from Stuttgart to Hamburg that you can take departs at 10: 12 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Stuttgart to Hamburg schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How early should I buy Stuttgart to Hamburg train tickets to get the best deals?
If you book the Stuttgart to Hamburg train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $71 (€58). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Stuttgart to Hamburg. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Stuttgart
Hamburg
The major railway station for departures from Stuttgart is Stuttgart Hbf. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Stuttgart Hbf for your journey to Hamburg from Stuttgart.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sat - Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 00 | Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 22: 00
Connections to/from station
U-Bahn lines: U5, U6, U7, U12, U15, U29
Bus lines: 40, 42, 44, N2, N3, N4, N10, SEV1, X1
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S60
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, FLX10, IRE 1, RE, RB