Trains Munich to Hamburg

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  • About 31 trains per day from Munich to Hamburg
  • Fastest journey is 5 hours 32 minutes (changes: 0)
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Munich to Hamburg train times
09:18 - 14:54 5 hours 36 minutes
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10:21 - 15:54 5 hours 33 minutes
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10:51 - 16:35 5 hours 44 minutes
1 change(s)
11:19 - 16:54 5 hours 35 minutes
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12:21 - 17:53 5 hours 32 minutes
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13:18 - 18:53 5 hours 35 minutes
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Trains Munich to Hamburg - Facts 
  • Distance: 613 km
  • Fastest route: 5 hours 32 minutes 
  • Number of trains: 31 
  • Changes: 0 
  • First train: 00:02 
  • Last train: 23:02 
  • Trains operator(s): Deutsche Bahn (DB)
  • Fare range: €20 - €167 
  • From price: €19
Cheap train tickets from Munich to Hamburg!

Book your train journey from Munich to Hamburg in just 2 minutes - always the best price! The rates from Munich to Hamburg start from €19!

Every day 31 trains run between Munich and Hamburg. The distance is 613 kilometers and the fastest train journey takes 5 hours 32 minutes. 

The earlier you book, the cheaper train tickets are. Just before departure, train tickets can be three to ten times more expensive. For this route the price difference from early booking to just before departure is  €20 - €167.

Train times / timetable

Find all train times in Europe here: travel from Munich to Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn (DB), the first train leaves at 00:02 and the last train at 23:02.

Train operators

Deutsche Bahn (DB)


Deutsche Bahn is the name of the national railways in Germany. The HQ is based in Frankfurt and the company is noted at the stock market. 

The high speed train of the Deutsche Bahn is the ICE International, one of the most convenient trains in Europe which run between all major cities in Germany. The ICE has also connections to all major cities in neighboring countries. 

Routes

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Hamburg

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

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from Munich to Hamburg?
The average travel time between Munich and Hamburg is 5 hours 32 minutes. On average 31 trains per day run between Munich and Hamburg. The first train is leaving Munich at 00:02 and the last at 23:02. The prices for train tickets from Munich to Hamburg start from €19.

How much does it cost to take the train from Munich to Hamburg?
The train fares for tickets from Munich to Hamburg start from €19. If you book early you have more chance to buy cheap train tickets from Munich to Hamburg. Sometimes tickets cost up to 4-5 times more just before departure than at the time the sales period starts.

How do I get from Munich to Hamburg?
On average 31 trains per day run between Munich and Hamburg. The number of changes on this route is 0. Trains are one of the best ways to travel around Europe, they are fast, convenient and if you book on time there are often great deals. Fares for trains from Munich to Hamburg start from €19.

How long is the train ride from Munich to Hamburg?
The average travel time between Munich and Hamburg is 5 hours 32 minutes. Every day 31 runs between Munich and Hamburg and the number of changes is 0. Train times can vary at any time of the day - check our rail planner for all the actual train times.

How far is Munich from Hamburg by train?
The distance between Munich and Hamburg is 613 kilometers. The average travel time is 5 hours 32 minutes and there are approximately 31 trains per day running between Munich and Hamburg. The first train leaves from Munich at 00:02 and the last one at 23:02.

Which trains run from Munich to Hamburg?
The following railway companies operate on the route between Munich and Hamburg: Deutsche Bahn (DB). The average travel time is 5 hours 32 minutes, the distance is 613 kilometers and fares start from €19.

How to buy cheap train tickets from Munich to Hamburg?
Book your train tickets from Munich to Hamburg as early as possible - sometimes it saves 4-5 times than booking just before departure. If rail tickets between Munich and Hamburg are already available try to avoid peak times and / or travel on Tuesday or Thursday. Train tickets from Munich to Hamburg start from €19.

Do prices go down for trains Munich to Hamburg?
Unfortunately, no - there are no last minutes. Train tickets from Munich to Hamburg only become more expensive the closer to departure time. The only way to purchase cheap train tickets is to book as early as possible. In general, it is more economical to travel between Munich and Hamburg on Tuesday or Thursday, avoid peak times and / or travel late in the morning or in the early afternoon.

Other way around - Train from Hamburg to Munich

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