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Trains Mainz to Hamburg: Times, Prices and Tickets

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

Prices will vary when you travel from Mainz to Hamburg. On average, though, you'll pay about $ 109.82 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $ 18.37, 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.

Mainz to Hamburg by train

Best price $ 18.37
Journey duration 5 h 46 min
Connections per day 78
First departure 10:10
Last departure 01:30
Distance 259.1 mi
Departure Mainz
Arrival Hamburg
Carriers Bahn, Deutsche Bahn, Saveatrain, FlixTrain

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Mainz - Hamburg


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Wednesday, September 21st 2022
Deutsche Bahn-logo
Mainz Römisches Theater - Hamburg Hbf
11:09pm - 6:58am
Deutsche Bahn
7h 49min
3 changes
CO2: 1.2kg

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

In order to get from Mainz to Hamburg 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 Mainz and Hamburg will complete the journey in 4 h 6 min. On average, it will take you about 5 h 46 min to travel the 259.1 mi between Mainz and Hamburg.

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

The first journey of the day departs from Mainz at 10:10. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 01:30. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Mainz 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.

Which stations can I use to travel from Mainz to Hamburg?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Mainz from the following stations: Mainz central station (FlixTrain), Mainz Hbf, Mainz Römisches Theater and Hauptbahnhof, Mainz. Arriving at Hamburg, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Hamburg central station (FlixTrain), Hamburg-Harburg, Hamburg Hbf and Hamburg-Harburg station (train). Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Hamburg.

How many journeys from Mainz to Hamburg take place each day?

On average, there are 78 daily departures from Mainz to Hamburg. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 98 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Bahn, Deutsche Bahn, Saveatrain and FlixTrain, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 7 departures from Mainz which travel directly to Hamburg. There are 71 journeys with one change or more.


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