Duration 5h 5m
Distance 256.1 km
Average price 68€
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Hamburg and Detmold takes 5h 5m and the fastest train takes 4h 17m. There is a train service every few hours 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.


  1. Hamburg Hbf
  2. Hannover Hbf
  3. Detmold
5h 4m
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24€ - 100€

Hamburg to Detmold train times

Trains run hourly between Hamburg and Detmold. The service departs Hamburg at 20:01 in the evening, which arrives into Detmold at 05:58. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 5m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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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 Altenbeken. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 4m.

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The distance between Hamburg and Detmold is 198 km. The road distance is 256.1 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 Regional, arrive at Altenbeken station.

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