Hamburg - Train Tickets & City Guide

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Hamburg by train - City guide & train tickets

What is the name of the main station in Hamburg? 
Hamburg Hauptbahnhof is the central station. 

Can you walk from the station to the (old) city centre? 
Yes, the station is located in the centre of the city. 

Which hotels do you recommend near the station?  
Check our list of recommend hotels near the station. 

Which trains run to Hamburg? 

Are there direct trains to major cities nearby? 
Yes, to Hannover, Osnabrück, Cologne, Copenhagen, Aarhus, Berlin and Prague among many other cities.

Do you offer all train tickets to Hamburg? 
Yes, we offer all train tickets - always the best price, no booking fees and e-tickets! 

About Hamburg
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 Hbf - Info

Railway Station Hamburg

Hamburg 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

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+ 
Cheap hotels near Hamburg Hbf - Trains to Hamburg

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 

•  Find more cheap hotels:  •  Agoda  •  Trivago

Hamburg Hbf - Rental cars

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5 rental car companies: Avis, Europcar, Flizzr, Interrent, Sixt.   

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