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Trains Kiel to Hamburg: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Kiel to Hamburg?

The cheapest train tickets from Kiel to Hamburg cost $ 3.08. On average, you can expect to spend around $ 23.47 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 Kiel to Hamburg.

Kiel to Hamburg by train

Best price $ 13.24
Journey duration 1 h 21 min
Connections per day 92
First departure 02:05
Last departure 00:52
Distance 51.6 mi
Departure Kiel
Arrival Hamburg
Carriers Bahn, Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain, Saveatrain

Ticket price Kiel - Hamburg every day

$ 24.43
$ 14.36
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Route Summary by Train

Minimum price
$ 3.08
Maximum price
$ 48.65

Kiel - Hamburg


Best prices for the month

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By Train

$ 24

Monday, October 3rd 2022
Deutsche Bahn-logo
Kiel Hbf - Hamburg Hbf
7:25am - 8:37am
Deutsche Bahn
1h 12min
CO2: 0.24kg
By Bus

$ 14

Monday, October 3rd 2022
Kiel - Hamburg ZOB
10:00am - 11:30am
1h 30min
CO2: 2.93kg

How long will it take me to travel from Kiel to Hamburg by train?

The journey between Kiel and Hamburg by train usually takes 1 h 21 min to cover a distance of 52.2 mi. The shortest journey from Kiel to Hamburg will take you 58 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 Hamburg 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.

What time are the first and last departures from Kiel to Hamburg?

The first journey of the night departs from Kiel at 02:05. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 00:52. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Kiel and Hamburg. 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.

What are the stations on the Kiel to Hamburg route?

You will be able to leave Kiel by using stations such as Kiel Hbf, Kiel Hbf (FlixTrain), Kiel Hbf Kaistraße, Kiel-Hassee CITTI-PARK and Stadtrade, Kiel. These connect you to stations including Hamburg-Harburg, Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona, Hamburg-Harburg station (train), Hamburg Central Station (train) and Hamburg Hbf ZOB 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 Kiel or in Hamburg, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from Kiel to Hamburg?

The exact number of journeys from Kiel to Hamburg can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 93 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including Bahn, Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain and Saveatrain. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 167 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Kiel to Hamburg. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Kiel to Hamburg varies, but in general, you can expect to find 50 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 43 journeys with one change or more.


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