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Duration 3h 40m
Distance 244.9 km
Average price 118€
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Papenburg and Hamburg takes 3h 40m and the fastest train takes 2h 58m. There is a train service every few hours from Papenburg 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.

Train

  1. Leer(Ostfriesl)
  2. Bremen Hbf
  3. Hamburg
3h 7m
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45€ - 214€

Papenburg to Hamburg train times

Trains run hourly between Papenburg and Hamburg. The earliest departure is at 08:42 in the morning, and the last departure from Papenburg is at 20:56 which arrives into Hamburg at 00:47. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 40m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Papenburg to Hamburg? 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 Papenburg to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Papenburg(Ems) and arriving at Hamburg Hbf via Leer(Ostfriesl) and Bremen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 7m.

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The distance between Papenburg and Hamburg is 180 km. The road distance is 244.9 km.

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Papenburg to Hamburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, depart from Leer(Ostfriesl) station.

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Papenburg to Hamburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Hamburg Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Papenburg and Hamburg?

You can take a train from Papenburg to Hamburg via Leer(Ostfriesl) and Bremen Hbf in around 3h 7m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€

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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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