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Duration 4h 39m
Distance 468.1 km
Average price 450 kr
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Hamburg and Copenhagen takes 4h 39m and the fastest train takes 4h 38m. The train service runs several times per day from Hamburg to Copenhagen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Hamburg Hbf
  2. Copenhagen
4h 39m
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320 kr - 450 kr

Hamburg to Copenhagen train times

Trains run three times a day between Hamburg and Copenhagen. The earliest departure is at 12:53 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Hamburg is at 16:54 which arrives into Copenhagen at 21:33. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 4h 39m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Hamburg to Copenhagen? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hamburg Hbf and arriving at Koebenhavn H. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 39m.

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The distance between Hamburg and Copenhagen is 289 km. The road distance is 468.1 km.

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Hamburg to Copenhagen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, depart from Hamburg Hbf station.

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Hamburg to Copenhagen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Koebenhavn H station.

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What companies run services between Hamburg and Copenhagen?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity operates a train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H 3 times a day. Tickets cost 650 kr - 950 kr and the journey takes 4h 39m. Danish Railways (DSB) also services this route 3 times a day.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
650 kr - 950 kr

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
650 kr - 950 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
650 kr - 950 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
320 kr - 450 kr
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
320 kr - 450 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Hamburg-Altona to København H
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
320 kr - 450 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Night train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
6h 59m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
330 kr - 460 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Snälltåget
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
140 kr - 170 kr
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Høje Taastrup
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
140 kr - 170 kr
Website
Snälltåget

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