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Hamburg to Bremen by train

The journey from Hamburg to Bremen by train is 60.71 mi and takes 0 hr 55 min. There are 39 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:13 AM and the last at 11:49 PM. It is possible to travel from Hamburg to Bremen by train for as little as $2.84 or as much as $45.16. The best price for this journey is $2.84.

Lowest Price$2.84
Journey Duration0 hr 55 min
Connection per Day39
Lowest Price$2.84
Highest Price$45.16
First Departure12:13 AM
Last Departure11:49 PM
Distance60.71 mi
DepartureHamburg
ArrivalBremen
CarriersEuroCity, FlixTrainMore

Hamburg to Bremen Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Apr 14, 2024

Travel from Hamburg to Bremen by Train

The average train journey duration from Hamburg to Bremen is 0 hr 55 min. The distance between the two main stations is approximately 60.71 mi. Travelers have approximately 39 train connections to choose from per day. The cheapest train ticket available for this route is around $2.84. Departing from Hamburg, trains typically leave from Hamburg - Harburg,Hamburg-Altona station,Hamburg Hbf ZOB,Hamburg Airport, HAM,Hamburg Dammtor (DE), connecting to Bremen at Herdentor, Bremen,Bremen,Bremen Burg stations.

The railway service between Hamburg and Bremen is managed primarily by Deutsche Bahn, providing various services to facilitate comfort and efficiency. The varying classes allow passengers to choose according to their comfort preferences and budget, with options offering spacious seating, privacy, air-conditioning, and personalized services.

Trains on this route are typically equipped with Wi-Fi, allowing passengers to stay connected. Some trains also include meals in the ticket price, offering passengers a range of dining options.

Hamburg Hauptbahnhof, the departure locale, is a central railway hub with numerous amenities, ensuring passenger needs are met efficiently. In contrast, Bremen Hauptbahnhof offers vital services and a welcoming atmosphere, surrounded by establishments offering local German cuisines and showcasing the city's vibrant life. Travelers should conduct thorough research and employ mobile mapping services to navigate both stations seamlessly.

What to eat in Bremen:

  1. Kohl und Pinkel: A traditional winter dish with kale, sausage, and oat grouts.
  2. Knipp: A dish made from oat grouts, beef, and pork belly, usually served with potatoes.
  3. Labskaus: A sailor's dish made with corned beef, potatoes, and onions, typically served with pickled beetroot and a fried egg.
  4. Bremer Kluten: Peppermint-flavored chocolate sticks with a marzipan base, a sweet delicacy.
  5. Schnoorkuller: A traditional sweet made from almonds, sugar, and egg whites.
  6. Grünkohl: A hearty dish made with kale, usually accompanied by meat.
  7. Spaghetti Eis: A popular ice cream dish resembling spaghetti, topped with strawberry sauce and white chocolate shavings.
  8. Currywurst: A fast-food dish consisting of steamed, then fried pork sausage seasoned with curry ketchup.
  9. Bratwurst: German sausage made of pork, beef, or veal.
  10. Bremer Wurstsalat: A salad made with strips of sausage, pickles, and onions, dressed with vinegar and oil.

What to Do in Bremen:

  1. Explore the historic Bremen Market Square and the Bremen Town Hall.
  2. Visit the Universum Bremen, a science center with interactive exhibits.
  3. Discover the Bremen Roland, a statue symbolizing freedom of trade.
  4. Stroll through the Schnoor, a medieval neighborhood with narrow lanes.
  5. Enjoy the art collections at the Kunsthalle Bremen.
  6. Explore the Bremen City Park, offering green spaces and water features.
  7. Visit the Beck's Brewery for a tour and beer tasting.
  8. Discover the Overseas Museum, showcasing exhibits related to overseas regions.
  9. Explore the Botanika, a botanical garden located in the Rhododendron-Park Bremen.
  10. Visit the St. Peter's Cathedral, a Gothic and Romanesque church with twin towers.

Day Trips from Bremen:

Explore the charming city of Oldenburg, known for its castles and parks, just a short trip away. The scenic beauty of the Lower Saxon Wadden Sea National Park offers a refreshing escape from city life with its unique landscapes and diverse flora and fauna. The historic town of Celle provides a glimpse into the past with its half-timbered houses and medieval architecture. Numerous other nearby towns and natural landscapes offer unique experiences and scenic beauty.

Travel Tips for Bremen:

Knowing a bit of German in Bremen is helpful, as it will enhance your interaction with locals, although many people speak English. Be mindful of the city's solid environmental ethos; prioritize public transport, cycling, or walking over car travel; and be diligent about recycling and waste disposal. Bring a reusable bag when shopping, as plastic bags often incur an additional charge. Bremen is rich in street art, so watch for murals and installations as you explore the city. The city is also home to numerous festivals throughout the year, such as the Freimarkt, one of Germany's oldest fairs; check the local calendar to see if your visit coincides with any events. When using public transport, validate your ticket before boarding to avoid fines. Familiarizing yourself with local dining etiquette, such as placing your knife and fork side by side on the plate when you are finished eating, will also enrich your cultural experience in Bremen. Lastly, always carry some cash, as not all places accept cards, and note that tipping is customary, usually by rounding up the bill or leaving small change.

When planning your journey from Hamburg to Bremen by train, rely on Virail. Our platform compares numerous routes and transport modes to bring you the best travel deals. Check the price calendar below for the most affordable Hamburg-Bremen adventure options.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Hamburg to Bremen, 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 Hamburg to Bremen.

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 $3.07 to $15.65 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 80% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Bremen

The cheapest Hamburg - Bremen train tickets can be found for as low as $6.05 if you’re lucky, or $11.91 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $18.53.

Find the best day to travel to Bremen by train

When travelling to Bremen 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.

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.

Flixtrain is a European low-cost passenger rail service that offers affordable and comfortable train travel to various destinations across Germany. It is owned and operated by FlixMobility, the parent company of FlixBus, which is a popular bus transportation service in Europe. Flixtrain operates on several routes, including Berlin to Stuttgart, Berlin to Cologne, and Hamburg to Cologne, among others.

Express InterCity is a type of train service that operates in many countries around the world. It is designed to provide fast and efficient transportation between major cities, with limited stops along the way. Express InterCity trains typically offer amenities such as comfortable seating, air conditioning, and onboard food and beverage service. They may also have first-class or business-class seating options for passengers who want extra comfort and amenities. Express InterCity trains are often a popular choice for business travelers, tourists, and commuters who need to travel between cities quickly and conveniently.

Regional Express (Rex) is an Australian airline that operates scheduled regional flights to over 60 destinations across Australia. The airline was founded in 2002 and has its headquarters in Mascot, New South Wales. Rex operates a fleet of over 60 aircraft, including Saab 340 turboprops and Boeing 737-800NG jets. The airline's main focus is on providing affordable air travel to regional communities, with a strong emphasis on safety, reliability, and customer service. Rex also offers a frequent flyer program, Rex Business Flyer, and has partnerships with other airlines such as Qantas and Virgin Australia.

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 Hamburg to Bremen

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by EuroCity, FlixTrain and DB - InterCity Express (ICE) when traveling from Hamburg to Bremen.

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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Standard

A standard ticket on FlixTrain is a regular ticket / second class ticket. Flixtrain standard ticket offers you a comfortable seat, guaranteed Wi-Fi, access to power outlets, and one carry-on and one checked luggage with size restrictions.
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Second Class

Deutshce Bahn's second class ensures a comfortable journey with standard seating arrangements with free Wi-Fi, power socket, and. Second class passengers can buy food and drinks from the bar/bistro car or restaurant car.
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First Class

First Class travel with Deutsche Bahn provides a luxurious experience with comfortable seats and many amenities such as spacious seating with personalized on-seat service and exclusive lounge access at major stations. First-class passengers can have their orders delivered to their seats, but if you do not want to wait, you can also dine in the restaurant car or buy food and drinks from the bar/bistro car.
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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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Connect effortlessly on FlixTrain and enjoy free WiFi, whether you're catching up on work, chatting, or simply browsing.
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Keep your devices charged and ready. FlixTrain seats come equipped with power sockets and USB outlets.
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For your safety and the comfort of everyone on board, FlixBus permits you to bring one carry-on bag that should fit under the seat or in the overhead compartment. You're also allowed one checked bag, but make sure you can load and unload it by yourself and store it in the overhead space or under your seat. Kindly ensure your luggage isn't bulky or poses a risk to others. Remember, it's up to you to keep track of your belongings during the trip.
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FlixTrain prioritizes comfort for all. Passengers with mobility concerns can book designated seats and utilize complimentary transportation for foldable wheelchairs and mobility aids. Reach out to FlixTrain for any assistance required.
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While FlixTrain doesn't offer onboard catering, you're welcome to bring along your own snacks and beverages.
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With FlixTrain, you can pack an extra piece of luggage, but it's a good idea to book early since train space is limited. Got sports equipment or a big musical instrument? They're welcome too, though an extra fee might apply. If you're cycling around, you can park your bike in specific areas for just 9 Euro, but ensure it's standard-sized and free of extra attachments. Remember to reserve a spot for your bike early, as space fills up fast
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On ICE trains, enjoy free WiFi and access the ICE portal for movies, TV shows, audiobooks, games, and reading material.
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Seek tranquillity on ICE Frankfurt in Coach 21 (second class) and Coach 28/29 (first class). On ICE 104/105 Basel, it's Coach 31 (second class) and Coach 38/39 (first class).
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Stay charged with a power socket available for every two seats on the train.
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On ICE-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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For assistance in boarding, changing trains, or other queries, reach out to DB’s Mobility Service. The staff is always ready to assist and ensure a smooth journey.
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With ICE, choose between a full menu at the onboard restaurant or quick snacks at the bistro. For First Class passengers, complimentary food and drinks are served directly to your seat. DB's diverse menu, updated quarterly, features local and vegetarian/vegan options.
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ICE trains not only offer air conditioning but are also innovating with eco-friendly systems that both cool and heat using natural refrigerants.
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On Deutsche Bahn trains, make sure it's disassembled and snugly packed in a case or cover with your name labeled on it, and you can bring it on board for free. You're also allowed one regular and one hand luggage item. Just ensure your bike doesn't get in the way of other travelers or block aisles. Note: Special bikes aren't permitted, but if you're an international traveler, there's no need to worry about peak-time restrictions.
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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 EuroCity, FlixTrain and DB - Intercity from Hamburg to Bremen
Compare services on board when travelling from Hamburg to Bremen by train.
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Hamburg to Bremen CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
6.84kg
Bus
7.33kg
Flight
19.54kg
Car
15.63kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Hamburg to Bremen by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Hamburg and Bremen are 6.84kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Hamburg and Bremen? By taking the train between Hamburg and Bremen you will save 12.7kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.49kg compared to a bus and 8.79kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Hamburg to Bremen?
A train ticket from Hamburg to Bremen is $9.60. 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 $2.84.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Hamburg to Bremen?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Hamburg to Bremen is $2.84. 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 Hamburg and Bremen by train?
Hamburg to Bremen is 60.71 mi.
How long does the train between Hamburg and Bremen take?
Hamburg to Bremen is on average 0 hr 55 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 43 min.
Which companies operate from Hamburg to Bremen?
The train journey from Hamburg to Bremen is covered by 6 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: EuroCity, FlixTrain, DB - Intercity, DB - InterCity Express (ICE), DB - Regional Express, Metronom and NordWestBahn.
How many train connections per day go from Hamburg to Bremen?
Hamburg to Bremen has 39 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Hamburg to Bremen leave?
The earliest train from Hamburg to Bremen departs at 12:13 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 Hamburg to Bremen depart?
The latest train from Hamburg to Bremen departs at 11:49 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 Hamburg to Bremen 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 $2.84 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 Hamburg to Bremen?
There are on average 14 direct connection(s) from Hamburg to go to Bremen.
What's the fastest journey time between Hamburg to Bremen by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Hamburg and Bremen is 0 hr 43 min.
Is there a direct train from Hamburg to Bremen?
Yes, there is a direct train between Hamburg and Bremen.
What are the CO2 emissions for Hamburg to Bremen by train?
The train journey from Hamburg to Bremen creates 6.84kg of CO2 emissions.

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