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Duration 8h 42m
Distance 705.9 km
Average price 170€
Frequency 9/day

Trip overview

The average train between Strasbourg and Hamburg takes 8h 42m and the fastest train takes 6h 34m. The train service runs several times per day from Strasbourg 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. Appenweier
  2. Karlsruhe Hbf
  3. Hamburg
6h 40m
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82€ - 210€

Strasbourg to Hamburg train times

Trains run every three hours between Strasbourg and Hamburg. The earliest departure is at 18:20 in the evening, and the last departure from Strasbourg is at 22:50 which arrives into Hamburg at 10:14. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Strasbourg to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Strasbourg Bahnhof and arriving at Hamburg Hbf via Appenweier and Karlsruhe Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 40m.

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The distance between Strasbourg and Hamburg is 574 km. The road distance is 705.9 km.

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Strasbourg to Hamburg train services, operated by DB Regio AG Baden-Württemberg, depart from Appenweier station.

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

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What companies run services between Strasbourg and Hamburg?

You can take a train from Strasbourg to Hamburg via Appenweier Bahnhof, Appenweier, and Karlsruhe Hbf in around 6h 40m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
22€ - 45€

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Appenweier to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
22€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
170€ - 300€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€

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 Strasbourg to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
85€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Offenburg to Goettingen
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
80€ - 120€

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 Offenburg to Goettingen
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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