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Trains Hamburg to Giessen: Times, Prices and Tickets

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

The prices for train tickets from Hamburg to Giessen 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 Giessen will cost $ 28. The average train ticket price is approximately $ 104.40. 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.

Hamburg to Giessen by train

Best price $ 28
Journey duration 5 h 24 min
Connections per day 81
First departure 05:20
Last departure 00:46
Distance 214.4 mi
Departure Hamburg
Arrival Giessen
Carriers Bahn, Deutsche Bahn, Saveatrain

Route Summary by Train

Minimum price
$ 28
Maximum price
$ 212.31

Hamburg - Giessen


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By Train

$ 60.81

Sunday, June 12th 2022
Deutsche Bahn-logo
Hamburg Hbf - Gießen Oswaldsgarten
5:32am - 10:14am
Deutsche Bahn
4h 42min
2 changes
CO2: 0.99kg
By Bus

$ 30.45

Sunday, June 12th 2022
Hamburg ZOB - Gießen Mathematikum
6:15am - 2:25pm
8h 10min
CO2: 12.16kg

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

The journey between Hamburg and Giessen by train usually takes 5 h 24 min to cover a distance of 215.0 mi. The shortest journey from Hamburg to Giessen will take you 3 h 50 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Giessen quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

When do departures from Hamburg to Giessen leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Hamburg to Giessen, which usually leaves at 05:20. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 00:46. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations can I use on the Hamburg to Giessen route?

You will be able to leave Hamburg by using stations such as Hamburg Hbf. These connect you to stations including Gießen, Gießen Erdkauter Weg, Gießen Licher Str, Gießen Oswaldsgarten and Erdkauter Weg, Gießen in Giessen. 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 Hamburg or in Giessen, for your convenience while traveling.

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

The route from Hamburg to Giessen is served by providers including Bahn, Deutsche Bahn and Saveatrain. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 89 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Hamburg 81 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Hamburg to Giessen, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 3 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 78 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.


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