Hamburg by train

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Hamburg by train

Travel to Hamburg by train

The port of Hamburg is receiving daily major freight ships and cruise ships. This is how Hamburg became the second large city in Germany. Visit the Kunsthalle, Hamburg Rathaus, International Maritime Museum and outside of Hamburg the Schloss Ahrensburg. Hamburg is easy to get to from most German cities. 

How to book cheap train tickets to Hamburg

Fares for train tickets to Hamburg from Berlin starts from €19 one way. Tickets can be bought 6 months in advance. It depends on the railways when the tickets can be booked. The price of the tickets depends on the availability of the seats. To get the cheapest tickets you have to book early. Domestic tickets to Munich and Cologne start from €39. 

If you want to buy cheap train tickets to Copenhagen book as early as possible. Tickets start at €39 one way. Also to Vienna, Warschaw and Amsterdam train tickets start at €39. 

How to travel by train to Hamburg

The city of Hamburg is located in the north of Germany. It's connected with daily ICE, InterCity and Regional trains. 

Hamburg Hbf - Info

Railway Station Hamburg

Haburg Hbf is the main station of Hamburg. There is Wifi connection and you will find a lot of eateries and shops in the station. From the station you can take the public transport which brings you quick to the major tourist sights in the city. 


  • Wifi: yes, free for 30 minutes
  • Lockers: yes, 24h
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid

To the city centre

  • Walking: 10 minutes
  • Bike: no city bikes
  • Tram: - 
  • Subway: 1 stop (U Bahn) 
  • Bus: possible, best to walk or take the U Bahn 
  • Taxi: yes

Finding your platform:

  • On each platform and in the departure hall there are screens on which the departing trains are listed.

Finding your carriage: 

  • If you have a reserved seat, you can find the right spot on the platform where the carriage stops, by looking at the board of train compositions that can be found on any platform. 


Hamburg Hbf - Hotels near the station

Find cheap hotels with good ratings near Hamburg Hbf Train Station

  •  Walking distance from the train station   •  Rating: 8+ 
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Barcelo Hamburg****

500 meters from the train station. Modern, 4-star Superior hotel. Very high ratings.  •  Agoda  •  Trivago

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Intercity Hotel****

Next to Hamburg Hbf, comfortable 4-star hotel with spacious rooms. Very convenient. Affordable 4-star hotel.  •  Agoda  •  Trivago 

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Europaïscher Hof****

Classical German 4-star hotel, built in 1925. Spa and large swimming pool. 150 meter water slide. High ratings.  •  Agoda  •  Trivago 

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Hamburg Hbf - Rental cars

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