Duration 12h 1m
Distance 716.1 km
Average price 250€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dunkirk and Hamburg takes 12h 1m and the fastest train takes 8h 40m. The train service runs several times per day from Dunkirk to Hamburg. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Dunkerque
    Ter / ...
  2. Lille Europe
    Tgv / ...
  3. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
    Ice / ...
  4. Koeln Hbf
    Ice / ...
  5. Hamburg
8h 25m
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104€ - 614€

Dunkirk to Hamburg train times

Trains run twice daily between Dunkirk and Hamburg. The earliest departure is at 12:34 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Dunkirk is at 18:34 which arrives into Hamburg at 16:14. All services require a transfer, and take on average 12h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Dunkirk to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Dunkerque and arriving at Hamburg Hbf via Lille Europe, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Koeln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 25m.

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The distance between Dunkirk and Hamburg is 591 km. The road distance is 716.1 km.

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Dunkirk to Hamburg train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Dunkerque station.

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Dunkirk to Hamburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Hamburg Hbf station.

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