Trains Hamburg to Berlin

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  • Fastest journey is 1 hour and 42 minutes (direct)
  • About 25 direct trains per day from Hamburg to Berlin
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Facts

Trains Berlin <> Hamburg 

Booking horizon  6 months
Duration 1h42
Distance  282km 
Direct trains Yes
First train Berlin 05h27
Last train Berlin 23h53
First train Hamburg 05h27
Last train Hamburg 22h57
Trains per day 25
Train company Deutsche Bahn / ICE
Station Berlin Berlin Hbf
Station Hamburg Hamburg Hbf

Timetable

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The first train leaves at 05h27 from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf, the last train leaves at 22h57. The journey time is 1 hour and 42 minutes between the two cities. Each day around 25 direct trains run between Hamburg and Berlin. Here, at HappyRail, you can buy all cheap train tickets for the train from Hamburg to Berlin!

Travel by ICE

2nd class

  • Free Wifi
  • Comfortable seats
  • Reservation optional (highly recommended during rush hour and on longer trips)  

1st class 

  • Free Wifi
  • Reservation included
  • Comfortable leather seats
  • Quiet atmosphere
  • All seats have power sockets 
  • At-seat service for drinks and food
  • Acces to first class lounges

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How to book cheap train tickets in Germany:

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  • Train tickets are available 6 months in advance 
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  • Travel very early in the morning or early in the afternoon

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Deutsche Bahn 

  • Deutsche Bahn is the name of the national railways of Germany 
  • The promo tickets of Deutsche Bahn are call Sparpreis and are widely available
  • ICE International is the high speed train of Deutsche Bahn 

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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. 

Facilities

  • 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

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  •  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.  
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Intercity Hotel****

Next to Hamburg Hbf, comfortable 4-star hotel with spacious rooms. Very convenient. Affordable 4-star hotel.     
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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.   
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Hamburg Hbf - Rental cars

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

Berlin Hbf - Info

Railway Station Berlin  

Berlin Hbf is the main station of Berlin, located nearby the German parliament. Many sights can be reached by foot from the railway station or by the convenient S-bahn (kind of subway) that connects all major stations in Berlin. The station itself is a modern visual attraction and is built on terrain where the wall used to stand. Nearby the station are some new and fine hotels. 

Facilities

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

To the city centre

  • Walking: Reichstag 5 minutes, Checkpoint Charlie 30 minutes
  • Bike: no city bikes
  • Subway: S Bahn to all major sights 
  • Bus: yes, to all sights, check Berlin.de
  • 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. 

 

Berlin Hbf - Hotels near the station

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  •  Walking distance from the train station   •  Rating: 8+ 
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Motel One***

Hip and trendy hotel next to the station. Motel One has multiple hotels in the city. Affordable. Very high ratings. 
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Intercity Hotel****

Next to Berlin Hbf, comfortable 4-star hotel with spacious rooms. Very convenient.    
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Ibis Berlin Hauptbahnhof****

300 meters from Berlin Hbf. Convenient. High ratings. 
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Berlin Hbf - Rental Cars

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Rental Cars

6 rental car companies: Europcar, Flizzr, Hertz, Interrent, Sixt.