If you are flexible with your travel dates, always consider that you can buy extremely cheap train tickets if you avoid travelling in the weekends and if you choose to travel during the low season.
When it comes to short distances, bus and carpooling represent a good alternative to the train journey, especially if you are travelling with a limited budget.
Which stations serve the rail line Lübeck - Hamburg?
You can take the train to Hamburg at Lübeck Hbf, which arrives at Hamburg Hbf.
Travelling by train to Hamburg from Lübeck: how many daily connections are there?
43 train connections exist to reach Hamburg from Lübeck per day. Please be aware that among these connections there are 40 direct lines versus 3 routes which have at least one change. So select a ticket for a direct line if you would rather stay in the same train and avoid a change. However, although the trip is longer, if you want to travel between these cities at the last moment, choosing a route including one change or more could be better especially if there are too few connections.
How long does it take from Lübeck to Hamburg and when do the trains leave?
The average duration of the journey is 44 minutes, but the fastest connections take you to Hamburg in 43 minutes. The first train leaves from Lübeck at 00:09, while the last one leaves at 16:09.