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Duration 4h 1m
Distance 258.5 km
Average price 87€
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Hamburg and Detmold takes 4h 1m and the fastest train takes 3h 30m. The train service runs several times per day from Hamburg to Detmold. 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. Hannover Hbf
  3. Detmold
3h 31m
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32€ - 170€

Hamburg to Detmold train times

Trains run every three hours between Hamburg and Detmold. The earliest departure is at 14:28 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Hamburg is at 19:24 which arrives into Detmold at 05:55. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Hamburg to Detmold? 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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No, there is no direct train from Hamburg to Detmold. However, there are services departing from Hamburg Hbf and arriving at Detmold via Hannover Hbf and Herford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 31m.

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The distance between Hamburg and Detmold is 194 km. The road distance is 258.5 km.

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Hamburg to Detmold train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Hamburg Hbf station.

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Hamburg to Detmold train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Herford station.

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What companies run services between Hamburg and Detmold?

You can take a train from Hamburg to Detmold via Hannover Hbf and Herford in around 3h 31m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Herford
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 70€

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 Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Herford
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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