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Duration 2h 37m
Distance 252.9 km
Average price 45€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Hildesheim and Potsdam takes 2h 37m and the fastest train takes 2h 28m. The train service runs several times per day from Hildesheim to Potsdam. 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 via Berlin Hbf

  1. Hildesheim Hbf
  2. Potsdam
2h 19m
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51€ - 133€

Hildesheim to Potsdam train times

Trains run five times a day between Hildesheim and Potsdam. The earliest departure is at 14:08 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Hildesheim is at 22:08 which arrives into Potsdam at 00:42. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 37m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Hildesheim to Potsdam? 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 Hildesheim Hbf and arriving at Potsdam Hbf. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 57m.

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The distance between Hildesheim and Potsdam is 214 km. The road distance is 252.9 km.

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

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Hildesheim to Potsdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Hildesheim and Potsdam?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Hildesheim Hbf to Berlin Hbf hourly. Tickets cost 45€ - 70€ and the journey takes 1h 51m. Deutsche Bahn Intercity also services this route twice a week.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 70€

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 Hildesheim Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hildesheim Hbf to Potsdam Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
60€ - 85€

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 Hildesheim Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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