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Trains Hamburg to Rotterdam: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Hamburg to Rotterdam?

Prices will vary when you travel from Hamburg to Rotterdam. On average, though, you'll pay about $ 88.33 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $ 20.42, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

Hamburg to Rotterdam by train

Best price $ 20.42
Journey duration 7 h 34 min
Connections per day 179
First departure 01:08
Last departure 01:33
Distance 257.9 mi
Departure Hamburg
Arrival Rotterdam
Carriers Deutsche Bahn, Bahn

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Maximum price
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Hamburg - Rotterdam


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$ 29

Friday, September 9th 2022
Deutsche Bahn-logo
Hamburg Hbf - Rotterdam Centraal
4:37am - 11:10am
Deutsche Bahn
6h 33min
3 changes
CO2: 1.19kg
By Bus

$ 62

Friday, September 9th 2022
Hamburg ZOB - Rotterdam CS
9:00pm - 4:40am
7h 40min
CO2: 14.62kg

How long is the journey from Hamburg to Rotterdam by train?

In order to get from Hamburg to Rotterdam 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 Hamburg and Rotterdam will complete the journey in 5 h 20 min. On average, it will take you about 7 h 34 min to travel the 258.5 mi between Hamburg and Rotterdam.

At what time of the day can I travel from Hamburg to Rotterdam?

The first journey of the night departs from Hamburg at 01:08. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 01:33. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Hamburg and Rotterdam. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

When traveling from Hamburg to Rotterdam by train, which stations can I use?

You can travel from Germany to Netherlands using Virail's search engine to find your ideal journey from all the available options. In Germany, you can use stations such as Hamburg Hbf. These will take you to stations like Schiedam Centrum, Rotterdam Lombardijen, Rotterdam Blaak, Rotterdam Zuid, Rotterdam Alexander, Rotterdam Centraal and Rotterdam Noord in Netherlands. However, it is always important to look at the details when planning an international journey. There may not be a direct connection between your chosen stations in Germany and Netherlands. If this is the case, then you will have to travel by using a connecting journey, changing at one or more stations along the way.

In Hamburg, departure stations include Hamburg Hbf. When you arrive in Rotterdam, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Schiedam Centrum, Rotterdam Lombardijen, Rotterdam Blaak, Rotterdam Zuid, Rotterdam Alexander, Rotterdam Centraal and Rotterdam Noord. 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 daily journeys are there from Hamburg to Rotterdam?

If you want to get from Hamburg to Rotterdam, you can travel with providers such as Deutsche Bahn and Bahn. You will find a maximum number of 277 departures per day. On average, there are 179 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 direct journeys between Hamburg and Rotterdam. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 179 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.


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