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Duration 22h 9m
Distance 1660 km
Average price 450€
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Rome and Hamburg takes 22h 9m and the fastest train takes 17h 53m. The train service runs several times per day from Rome 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. Roma Termini
  2. Milano Centrale
  3. Chiasso
  4. Zuerich Hb
  5. Hamburg
16h 10m
336€ - 670€

Rome to Hamburg train times

Trains run three times a day between Rome and Hamburg. The earliest departure is at 08:20 in the morning, and the last departure from Rome is at 19:10 which arrives into Hamburg at 21:14. All services require a transfer, and take on average 22h 9m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Hamburg Hbf via Milano Centrale, Chiasso and Zuerich Hb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 10m.

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The distance between Rome and Hamburg is 1309 km. The road distance is 1660 km.

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Rome to Hamburg train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

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

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