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There are 5 ways to get from Hamburg to Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via S Spandau Bhf  •  2h 15m

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin-Spandau Ice / ...

€19 - €92

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg central bus station to Berlin central bus station 050 / ...

€14 - €22

3 alternative options

Train  •  2h 39m

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hauptbahnhof to Berlin Zoologischer Garten SKi Train

€96 - €112

Drive  •  2h 37m

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station 284.7 km

€30 - €45

Fly  •  5h 27m

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) HAM - BER

€49 - €376

Hamburg to Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station by train

The train journey time between Hamburg and Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station is around 2h 16m and covers a distance of around 284 km. The fastest train normally takes 2h 4m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Flixtrain, Deutsche Bahn Eurocity and others, the Hamburg to Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station train service departs from Hamburg Hbf and arrives in S+U Heidelberger Platz. Typically 35 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2h 16m
Fastest train time:
2h 4m
Train distance:
284 km
Trains per week:
35
Cheapest price:
€19
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:35
Last train departs at:
22:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Hamburg to Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station train schedules

Hamburg → Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station
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Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station is to bus which costs €13 - €22 and takes 3h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station is to train via S Spandau Bhf which costs €19 - €95 and takes 2h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hamburg to Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station. However, there are services departing from Hamburg Hbf and arriving at S+U Heidelberger Platz via S Spandau Bhf and S Westkreuz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 15m.

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The distance between Hamburg and Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station is 252 km. The road distance is 284.7 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station without a car is to train via S Spandau Bhf which takes 2h 15m and costs €19 - €95.

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It takes approximately 2h 15m to get from Hamburg to Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station, including transfers.

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Hamburg to Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Hamburg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station is to train via S Spandau Bhf which takes 2h 15m and costs €19 - €95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €13 - €22 and takes 3h 23m, you could also fly, which costs €45 - €380 and takes 5h 27m.

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There is no direct flight from Hamburg Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 5m and has one stopover.

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Hamburg to Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Berlin-Spandau station.

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Map of how to get from Hamburg to Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station.
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  • Distance: 251.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 15m

What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin-Spandau hourly. Tickets cost €50 - €75 and the journey takes 1h 50m. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Hamburg central bus station to Berlin central bus station every 4 hours. Tickets cost €15 - €19 and the journey takes 3h 15m. Blablabus also services this route every 4 hours.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €360
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €360
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€270 - €410
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€260 - €600
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€210 - €600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€130 - €400
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€130 - €400
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €400
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Salzburg
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €400
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €250
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€270 - €410
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€260 - €600
DAT Danish Air Transport
Website
dat.dk
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€160 - €340
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€210 - €600
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €230
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €190
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Hamburg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€210 - €440
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

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 Hamburg Hbf to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg central station to Berlin-Spandau station
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
Flixtrain
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€29 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

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 Hamburg Hbf to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Hamburg Hauptbahnhof to Berlin Zoologischer Garten
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€90 - €110
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hamburg central bus station to Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Hamburg to Berlin - ZOB
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
Blablabus

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg to Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station is 285 km. It takes approximately 2h 37m to drive from Hamburg to Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station.

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DAT Danish Air Transport, Brussels Airlines, Air Baltic and eight other airlines offer flights from Hamburg Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport.

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Book your Hamburg to Berlin Heidelberger Platz Station train tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Hamburg Airport is to train which takes 28 min and costs €3 - €4.

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