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Duration 7h 36m
Distance 693.4 km
Average price 180€
Frequency 9/day

Trip overview

The average train between Ulm Hbf and Hamburg takes 7h 36m and the fastest train takes 6h 46m. The train service runs several times per day from Ulm Hbf 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 Göttingen

  1. Ulm Hbf
  2. Mannheim Hbf
  3. Goettingen
  4. Hamburg
7h
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124€ - 279€

Ulm Hbf to Hamburg train times

Trains run every three hours between Ulm Hbf and Hamburg. The earliest departure is at 04:39 in the morning, and the last departure from Ulm Hbf is at 18:49 which arrives into Hamburg at 08:29. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 36m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from Ulm Hbf 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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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ulm Hbf and arriving at Hamburg Hbf. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 25m.

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The distance between Ulm Hbf and Hamburg is 573 km. The road distance is 693.4 km.

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Ulm Hbf to Hamburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Ulm Hbf station.

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

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What companies run services between Ulm Hbf and Hamburg?

You can take a train from Ulm Hbf to Hamburg via Mannheim Hbf and Goettingen in around 7h.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
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 Ulm Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Goettingen
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Ulm Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
140€ - 210€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€

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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Ulm Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Goettingen
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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