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Duration 16h 42m
Distance 1288.5 km
Average price 280€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Trieste and Hamburg takes 16h 42m and the fastest train takes 15h 2m. The train service runs several times per day from Trieste 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 via Munich

  1. Trieste Centrale
  2. Villach Hbf
  3. Salzburg Hbf
  4. Muenchen Hbf
  5. Hannover Messe/Laatzen
  6. Hamburg
15h 35m
216€ - 353€

Trieste to Hamburg train times

Trains run twice daily between Trieste and Hamburg. The service departs Trieste at 15:50 in the afternoon, which arrives into Hamburg at 11:54. All services require a transfer, and take on average 16h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Trieste 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 Trieste to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Trieste Centrale and arriving at Hamburg Hbf via Villach Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, Muenchen Hbf and Hannover Messe/Laatzen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 35m.

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The distance between Trieste and Hamburg is 920 km. The road distance is 1288.5 km.

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Trieste to Hamburg train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Trieste Centrale station.

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

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

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What companies run services between Trieste and Hamburg?

You can take a train from Trieste to Hamburg via Villach Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, Muenchen Hbf, and Hannover Messe/Laatzen in around 15h 35m.
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Trieste Centrale to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Villach Hbf to Schwarzach-St.Veit
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 27€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Schwarzach-St.Veit to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 33m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
170€ - 240€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass

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