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Duration 14h 19m
Distance 857 km
Average price 420€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Liverpool and Hamburg takes 14h 19m and the fastest train takes 11h 27m. There is at least one train per day from Liverpool 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. Liverpool Lime Street
  2. London St Pancras Eurostar
  3. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  4. Koeln Hbf
  5. Hamburg
12h 26m
242€ - 873€

Liverpool to Hamburg train times

Trains run once daily between Liverpool and Hamburg. The service departs Liverpool at 05:26 in the morning, which arrives into Hamburg at 19:14. All services require a transfer, and take on average 14h 19m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Liverpool to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Lime Street and arriving at Hamburg Hbf via London St Pancras Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Koeln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 26m.

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The distance between Liverpool and Hamburg is 857 km.

Liverpool to Hamburg train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Liverpool Lime Street station.

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

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Hamburg is 1h ahead of Liverpool. It is currently 9:54 PM in Liverpool and 10:54 PM in Hamburg.

There are 1998+ hotels available in Hamburg. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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