The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Zürich Hbf to Hamburg Hbf is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last train of the day.
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9 h 38 m
10 h 50 m
Trains per day
Of the 8 trains that leave Zürich Hbf for Hamburg Hbf every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||430 miles (694 km)|
|Average train duration||8 h 37 min|
|Average train ticket price||$82 (€72)|
|Train frequency||3 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 3 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or FlixTrain|
Trains from Zürich Hauptbahnhof to Hamburg Central Station cover the 430 miles (694 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 37 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or FlixTrain. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $82 (€72), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $31 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.
Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB Nightjet trains will get you to Hamburg Central Station from Zürich Hauptbahnhof from $31 (€27). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
ÖBB Nightjet is an Austrian train company that offers overnight services across Europe. It has a range of train types, including the EuroNight, CityNightLine and Nightjet, which all offer comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. The EuroNight is the most luxurious option, with private compartments and a restaurant car. The CityNightLine is a more affordable option, with compartments and couchettes, while the Nightjet is the most basic option, with couchettes and reclining seats. Ticket types include Economy, Comfort and Business, with the latter offering the most luxurious experience. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, a restaurant car and a bar. The most popular routes for ÖBB Nightjet are from Vienna to Munich, Berlin, Zurich, Amsterdam, Prague and Budapest.
Zürich Hauptbahnhof to Hamburg Central Station train information with ÖBB Nightjet:
Passengers board the train most frequently from Zürich HB, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Hamburg Hbf, located 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city centre.
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