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Hamburg to Freiburg by train

The journey from Hamburg to Freiburg by train is 397.31 mi and takes 10 hr 9 min. There are 34 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:37 AM and the last at 3:01 PM. It is possible to travel from Hamburg to Freiburg by train for as little as $16.44 or as much as $123.06. The best price for this journey is $16.44.

Lowest Price$16.44
Journey Duration10 hr 9 min
Connection per Day34
Lowest Price$16.44
Highest Price$123.06
First Departure12:37 AM
Last Departure3:01 PM
Distance397.31 mi
DepartureHamburg
ArrivalFreiburg
CarriersDB - InterCity Express (ICE), DB - Regional ExpressMore

Hamburg to Freiburg Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, May 23, 2024

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Hamburg to Freiburg?

The prices for train tickets from Hamburg to Freiburg 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 Hamburg to Freiburg will cost $16.44. The average train ticket price is approximately $60.76. 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, you can expect to spend around $60.76 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Hamburg to Freiburg.

How much time will it take to go from Hamburg to Freiburg by train?

The average journey time is 10 hr 9 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 397.31 mi from Hamburg to Freiburg. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Hamburg to Freiburg to take longer than 10 hr 9 min. The distance between Hamburg and Freiburg is around 397.31 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 10 hr 9 min. However, the fastest routes between Hamburg and Freiburg take 7 hr 25 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

What are the stations on the Hamburg to Freiburg route?

In Hamburg, departure stations include Hamburg-Altona station,Hamburg - Harburg,Hamburg Dammtor (DE),Hamburg Airport, HAM,Hamburg Hbf ZOB. When you arrive in Freiburg, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Freiburg Breisgau Hbf,Kunzenweg, Freiburg im Breisgau,Freiburg Wiehre. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do journeys run from Hamburg to Freiburg?

You will be able to travel from Hamburg to Freiburg using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 34 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Hamburg to Freiburg using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 2 direct connections from Hamburg to Freiburg each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 32 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Hamburg to Freiburg. 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 Hamburg to Freiburg
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Freiburg.

Book in advance and save

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

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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Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

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 $18.37 to $57.51 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 68% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Freiburg

The cheapest Hamburg - Freiburg train tickets can be found for as low as $18.37 if you’re lucky, or $37.88 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $80.02.

Find the best day to travel to Freiburg by train

When travelling to Freiburg 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.

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.

Ticket types and facilities from Hamburg to Freiburg

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

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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Facility Description

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

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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.
Services on board DB - InterCity Express (ICE), DB - Regional Express and FlixTrain from Hamburg to Freiburg
Compare services on board when travelling from Hamburg to Freiburg by train.
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Hamburg to Freiburg CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
44.76kg
Bus
47.96kg
Flight
127.88kg
Car
102.3kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Hamburg to Freiburg by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Hamburg and Freiburg are 44.76kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Hamburg and Freiburg? By taking the train between Hamburg and Freiburg you will save 83.12kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 3.2kg compared to a bus and 57.54kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Hamburg to Freiburg?
A train ticket from Hamburg to Freiburg is $60.76. 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 $16.44.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Hamburg to Freiburg?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Hamburg to Freiburg is $16.44. 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 Freiburg by train?
Hamburg to Freiburg is 397.31 mi.
How long does the train between Hamburg and Freiburg take?
Hamburg to Freiburg is on average 10 hr 9 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 7 hr 25 min.
Which companies operate from Hamburg to Freiburg?
The train journey from Hamburg to Freiburg is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: DB - InterCity Express (ICE), DB - Regional Express, FlixTrain and FlixBus.
How many train connections per day go from Hamburg to Freiburg?
Hamburg to Freiburg has 34 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Hamburg to Freiburg leave?
The earliest train from Hamburg to Freiburg departs at 12:37 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 Freiburg depart?
The latest train from Hamburg to Freiburg departs at 3:01 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 Freiburg 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 $16.44 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 Freiburg?
There are on average 2 direct connection(s) from Hamburg to go to Freiburg.
What's the fastest journey time between Hamburg to Freiburg by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Hamburg and Freiburg is 7 hr 25 min.
Is there a direct train from Hamburg to Freiburg?
Yes, there is a direct train between Hamburg and Freiburg.
What are the CO2 emissions for Hamburg to Freiburg by train?
The train journey from Hamburg to Freiburg creates 44.76kg of CO2 emissions.

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