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Berlin Alexanderplatz to Hamburg by train

  • First train
    06:20
  • Last train
    22:23
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 58m
  • Distance
    258 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    36
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 10m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Hamburg by train

Fast trains from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Hamburg take around 1 hour and 58 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 258 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Berlin Alexanderplatz and Hamburg.

1. Are there direct trains from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Hamburg?

Journeys between Berlin Alexanderplatz and Hamburg usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 36 departures on the route from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Hamburg every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 31 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Hamburg?

The Berlin Alexanderplatz to Hamburg train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 58 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Berlin Alexanderplatz to Hamburg train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Hamburg is usually scheduled to depart Berlin Alexanderplatz around 05:13 and the last train is around 22:23. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Berlin Alexanderplatz around 06:20, and the last at 22:23.

When to book Berlin Alexanderplatz to Hamburg train tickets?

Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Hamburg by train.

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Which train companies operate between Berlin Alexanderplatz and Hamburg?

More than one train company operates on the route from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Hamburg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • S-Bahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.