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Copenhagen to Hamburg by train

The journey from Copenhagen to Hamburg by train is 177.57 mi and takes 5 hr 41 min. There are 5 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:01 AM and the last at 11:59 PM. It is possible to travel from Copenhagen to Hamburg by train for as little as $29.66 or as much as $114.13. The best price for this journey is $29.66.

Lowest Price$29.66
Journey Duration5 hr 41 min
Connection per Day5
Lowest Price$29.66
Highest Price$114.13
First Departure12:01 AM
Last Departure11:59 PM
Distance177.57 mi
DepartureCopenhagen
ArrivalHamburg
CarriersEuroNight, EuroCityMore

Copenhagen to Hamburg Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Copenhagen to Hamburg by train?

The prices for train tickets from Copenhagen to Hamburg vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Copenhagen to Hamburg will cost $29.66. The average train ticket price is approximately $43.18. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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On average, a train ticket from Copenhagen to Hamburg will cost you $43.18. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long does it take to get from Copenhagen to Hamburg by train?

The distance between Copenhagen and Hamburg is approximately 177.57 mi. In general, it will take you about 5 hr 41 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. In order to get from Copenhagen to Hamburg faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Copenhagen and Hamburg will complete the journey in 4 hr 37 min. On average, it will take you about 5 hr 41 min to travel the 177.57 mi between Copenhagen and Hamburg.

Which stations are used when traveling from Copenhagen to Hamburg?

You will be able to leave Copenhagen by using stations such as Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade,Copenhagen Airport. These connect you to stations including Hamburg Airport, HAM,Hamburg Hbf ZOB,Hamburg-Altona station,Hamburg - Harburg,Hamburg Dammtor (DE) in Hamburg. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Copenhagen or in Hamburg, for your convenience while traveling.

How many journeys from Copenhagen to Hamburg take place each day?

If you want to get from Copenhagen to Hamburg, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 5 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 3 direct journeys between Copenhagen and Hamburg. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 2 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Copenhagen to Hamburg. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Copenhagen to Hamburg
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Copenhagen to Hamburg.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Copenhagen to Hamburg, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Copenhagen to Hamburg.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $29.66 to $78.45 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 62% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Copenhagen to Hamburg

The cheapest Copenhagen - Hamburg train tickets can be found for as low as $40.53 if you’re lucky, or $45.90 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $53.75.

Find the best day to travel to Hamburg by train

When travelling to Hamburg by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

EuroNight is a type of international overnight train service that operates in Europe. It is operated by various national railway companies and offers comfortable sleeping accommodations, dining cars, and other amenities for passengers traveling long distances. EuroNight trains typically run between major cities in different countries, such as Paris and Berlin or Vienna and Budapest. They are often a popular choice for travelers who want to save time and money by combining transportation and accommodation costs. However, in recent years, many EuroNight routes have been discontinued or replaced by high-speed trains, as the demand for overnight travel has decreased.

Eurocity (EC) trains are specifically designed for short and long-distance travel, connecting major cities in various European countries as part of the extensive international train services. Eurocity (EC) trains are operated by a range of national railway companies across Europe, including Deutsche Bahn (Germany), SNCF (France), Trenitalia (Italy), SBB (Switzerland), and ÖBB (Austria). The Eurocity (EC) service offers regular schedules and convenient connections between prominent cities like Paris, Berlin, Milan, and Vienna.

While not as swift as the high-speed ICE trains, Deutsche Bahn’s InterCity trains boast speeds up to 200km/h, offering spacious carriages and dining options. Operating across numerous German routes, such as Cologne-Hamburg, these trains also extend to international destinations, including Amsterdam and Luxembourg. Some routes even feature double-deck trains.

Ticket types and facilities from Copenhagen to Hamburg

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by EuroCity and DB - Intercity when traveling from Copenhagen to Hamburg.

Second Class

With Deutsche Bahn's Eurocity trains, a second-class ticket guarantees you a more affordable journey. Throughout your trip, you can access basic facilities like electrical outlets, air conditioning, and a bar carriage.
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First Class

If you wish to elevate your travel experience in a quieter place with additional services such as adjustable seats, more legroom, catering service, and seat selection, you can opt for the first-class tickets on Deutsche Bahn's Eurocity trains.
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Second Class

On SBB Intercity trains, in addition to basic amenities for Second Class ticket, there's a Family Zone specially designed to offer comfort for families with children. If you get hungry during the journey, you can enjoy tasty meals in the restaurant carriage.
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First Class

On Deutsche Bahn IC trains, if you have a Flexpreis First Class ticket in addition to the standard second class offerings, you can access Fast Track and DB lounges at some German stations for free and enjoy the complimentary refreshments. Plus, experience a quieter travel environment and savor the view.

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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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DB's EC trains feature recently updated coaches equipped with power sockets.
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Deutsche Bahn is progressively adding free WiFi to their EC trains.
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On DB Eurocity trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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The Mobility Service assists with boarding, disembarking, and train transitions. Additionally, the staff is ready to address any inquiries or provide support to ensure a smooth journey.
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On EC trains, dine in the onboard restaurant or grab a quick bite from the bistro. First Class passengers receive complimentary meals at their seat. DB provides diverse, locally-sourced food options, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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DB's EC trains now boast modernized carriages with air conditioning.
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Deutsche Bahn is rolling out free WiFi on their IC trains, with some already offering the service.
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All seats in both classes have power sockets on DB IC trains.
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On IC trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Deutsche Bahn's Mobility Service provides assistance for boarding, disembarking, and train transfers. Staff are on hand to address questions and ensure a smooth trip.
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On the DB IC trains, there's a restaurant for meals or a bistro for snacks. You can eat at the bistro or in your seat. First Class passengers get free food at their seat. The menu changes but always has local food, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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Intercity trains have air-conditioned sections.
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For IC trains, a ticket and reservation are required for bicycles, with the reservation cost included. Bikes are typically stored in second class carriages, though your seat may be elsewhere.
Services on board EuroNight, EuroCity and DB - Intercity from Copenhagen to Hamburg
Compare services on board when travelling from Copenhagen to Hamburg by train.
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Copenhagen to Hamburg CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
20kg
Bus
21.43kg
Flight
57.15kg
Car
45.72kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Copenhagen to Hamburg by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Copenhagen and Hamburg are 20kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Copenhagen and Hamburg? By taking the train between Copenhagen and Hamburg you will save 37.15kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.43kg compared to a bus and 25.72kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Copenhagen to Hamburg?
A train ticket from Copenhagen to Hamburg is $43.18. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $29.66.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Copenhagen to Hamburg?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Copenhagen to Hamburg is $29.66. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Copenhagen and Hamburg by train?
Copenhagen to Hamburg is 177.57 mi.
How long does the train between Copenhagen and Hamburg take?
Copenhagen to Hamburg is on average 5 hr 41 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hr 37 min.
Which companies operate from Copenhagen to Hamburg?
The train journey from Copenhagen to Hamburg is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: EuroNight, EuroCity, DB - Intercity and DB - Regional Express.
How many train connections per day go from Copenhagen to Hamburg?
Copenhagen to Hamburg has 5 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Copenhagen to Hamburg leave?
The earliest train from Copenhagen to Hamburg departs at 12:01 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Copenhagen to Hamburg depart?
The latest train from Copenhagen to Hamburg departs at 11:59 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Copenhagen to Hamburg in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $29.66 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Copenhagen to Hamburg?
There are on average 3 direct connection(s) from Copenhagen to go to Hamburg.
What's the fastest journey time between Copenhagen to Hamburg by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Copenhagen and Hamburg is 4 hr 37 min.
Is there a direct train from Copenhagen to Hamburg?
Yes, there is a direct train between Copenhagen and Hamburg.
What are the CO2 emissions for Copenhagen to Hamburg by train?
The train journey from Copenhagen to Hamburg creates 20kg of CO2 emissions.

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