Vienna to Hamburg train

Cheap train tickets from Vienna to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for Aug 15

Cheapest

150

Average

208

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.

01:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h18 11:33PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
1501One-way
07:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h43 06:58AMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
2001One-way
11:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h09 09:24PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
2061One-way
01:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h03 12:33AMHamburg Hbf
3 transfers
2061One-way
06:51AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h33 05:24PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
2061One-way

Train schedule from Vienna to Hamburg

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, August 15
12:44AMVienna Westbahnhof15h37 04:21PMHamburg Hbf
5 transfers
06:51AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h33 05:24PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
10:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h07 08:22PMHamburg Landwehr
2 transfers
11:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h09 09:24PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
11:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h37 09:52PMHamburg Landwehr
3 transfers
11:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h52 10:22PMHamburg Landwehr
4 transfers
01:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h18 11:33PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
01:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h37 11:52PMHamburg Landwehr
3 transfers
01:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h03 12:33AMHamburg Hbf
3 transfers
01:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)15h02 04:32AMHamburg Landwehr
5 transfers
01:45PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)17h37 07:22AMHamburg Landwehr
4 transfers
07:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h43 06:58AMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Vienna to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for Aug 15

Fastest Journey

10 h 7 m

Average

12 h 1 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

744 km

It's difficult to get from Vienna to Hamburg without transferring at least once.

Fastest
10:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h07 08:22PMHamburg Landwehr
2 transfers
2161One-way
11:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h09 09:24PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
2061One-way
01:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h18 11:33PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
1501One-way
06:51AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h33 05:24PMHamburg Hbf
1 transfer
2061One-way
01:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h37 11:52PMHamburg Landwehr
3 transfers
2161One-way

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Overview: Train from Vienna to Hamburg

distanceDistance461 miles (744 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price$119 (€109)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | Nightjet, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Vienna to Hamburg cover the 461 miles (744 km) long journey taking on average 10 h 16 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | Nightjet, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $98 (€90), but the average price of train tickets is $119 (€109). Travelers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB and ÖBB Nightjet from Vienna to Hamburg trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB and ÖBB Nightjet train tickets from Vienna to Hamburg from $98 (€90) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

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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 to Hamburg from Vienna. 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.

Vienna to Hamburg train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 9 h 36 min
  • Average Price: $98
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip from Vienna to Hamburg by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.

Enjoy a smooth and easy trip from Vienna to Hamburg with ÖBB! As an official travel partner of ÖBB, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from ÖBB, compare the best routes between Vienna and Hamburg as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable ÖBB Vienna to Hamburg train ticket available today. If you search for ÖBB tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train to Hamburg from Vienna on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 461 miles (744 km) journey to Hamburg from Vienna with ease and comfort on a train with ÖBB.

    Enjoy a smooth and easy trip between Vienna and Hamburg with ÖBB Nightjet! As an official travel partner of ÖBB Nightjet, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from ÖBB Nightjet, compare the best routes to Hamburg from Vienna as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable ÖBB Nightjet Vienna to Hamburg train ticket available today. If you search for ÖBB Nightjet tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train to Hamburg from Vienna on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 461 miles (744 km) journey from Vienna to Hamburg with ease and comfort on a train with ÖBB Nightjet.

      Train from Vienna to Hamburg

      Trains from Vienna to Hamburg are offered daily. Around 12 hours 27 minutes there is a direct ICE connection from Vienna Central Station to Hamburg Central Station. It reaches its destination after about 9 hours. Another direct connection with the EuroNight starts around 19.50 and takes about 12 hours. Between 6.45 am and 11.40 pm there are connections on the route with ICE, IC, EC, Railjet and Meridian. There must be one to three changes, for example in Würzburg. The trips last 9 to 15 hours. Some trains start at Vienna Westbahnhof.

      Here it goes directly to the travel details.

      Hamburg is Germany's most important port city. The port on the Elbe is the lifeline of the city, here visitors can make round trips. Many musical fans make regular pilgrimages to Hamburg. The celebration takes place on the famous Reeperbahn in St. Pauli.

      Train from Vienna

      Vienna's main train station is located in the south of the city center. From the centrally located interchange train station Wien Mitte-Landstarße, travelers can reach the main train station in 7 minutes with the S-Bahn lines 1, 2 and 3. With the underground line 1 you can get there from the stations Praterstern, Stephansplatz or Schwedenplatz. You can get off at the station Südtiroler Platz-Hauptbahnhof. At the Westabahnhof in the western part of Vienna, the underground lines 3 and 6 stop. The U3 stops at the stations Landstraße, Stephansplatz and Stubentor.

      By train to Hamburg

      The train route Vienna-Hamburg runs via direct connection mostly via Nuremberg and Hanover. Transfer connections take passengers via Munich to Hamburg.

      Hamburg's main train station is located to the east of the city center, the harbour is only 600 metres and the town hall 800 metres away. The S train lines S1, S2, S3, S11, S21 and S31 can be used for fast onward travel. With the S1, S2 and S3, passengers reach the Reeperbahn station in 8 minutes, the S-Bahn runs approx. every 5 minutes. There is also a connection to U1 and U3 at U-Bahnhof Hauptbahnhof Süd, and a connection to U2 and U4 at U-Bahnhof Hauptbahnhof Nord. The U1 and U4 underground lines travel to Jungfernstieg station in 2 minutes.

      Travel Tips: Trains from Vienna to Hamburg

      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 Vienna to Hamburg.
      FAQs

      Travel between Vienna, Austria and Hamburg, Germany by train is: Fully open.

      What is the status of international entry into Germany from Austria?

      International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

      Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Vienna?

      Conditions of entry:

      • There are no current restrictions

      What are the safety rules to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

      When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

      • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
      • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

      The information above was last checked on 8/8/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Hamburg from Vienna before traveling.

      Return travel from Germany to Austria is: Fully open.

      Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Vienna from Hamburg?

      Entry into Austria is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

      Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Austria from Hamburg?

      Requirements for reentering:

      • There are no current restrictions

      What are the safety rules to follow in Vienna, Austria?

      The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

      • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
      • Face mask requirement: Recommended

      Last checked on 7/28/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Vienna from Hamburg.

      If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Vienna to Hamburg trains for as little as $98 (€90)  in the next 7 days.
      The train price between Vienna and Hamburg is on average $119 (€109)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
      The train distance from Vienna to Hamburg is around 461 miles (744 km).
      On average the Vienna to Hamburg train time is 10 h 16 min  covering the 461 miles (744 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

      Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Wien Westbahnhof   and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

      Passengers board the train most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof, which is located around 4.2 miles (6.7 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.

      For the best Vienna to Hamburg train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | Nightjet, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Vienna to Hamburg to compare what amenities they may offer.
      Yes, there is 1 direct train a day to Hamburg from Vienna. 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.
      The average number of trains departing Vienna for Hamburg is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
      The first Vienna to Hamburg train departs at 5: 10 AM   and the last train from Vienna to Hamburg leaves at 10: 05 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Vienna to Hamburg on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
      If you book a train ticket from Vienna to Hamburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $119 (€109) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Hamburg from Vienna are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

      Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

      Vienna
      Hamburg
      The major railway station for departures from Vienna is Wien Westbahnhof. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Wien Westbahnhof for your journey between Vienna and Hamburg.

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