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Cambridge to Hamburg by train

  • First train
    05:54
  • Last train
    23:22
  • Avg changes
    3
  • Fastest journey
    10hr 26m
  • Distance
    677 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    19
  • Avg. journey time
    17hr 12m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Cambridge to Hamburg by train

Fast trains from Cambridge to Hamburg take around 10 hours and 26 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 677 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cambridge and Hamburg.

1. Are there direct trains from Cambridge to Hamburg?

Journeys between Cambridge and Hamburg usually involve 3 changes of train.

We usually find around 20 departures on the route from Cambridge 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 17 departures.

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

The Cambridge to Hamburg train travel time is normally about 10 hours and 26 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Hamburg is usually scheduled to depart Cambridge around 04:54 and the last train is around 23:22. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cambridge around 06:28, and the last at 17:28.

When to book Cambridge to Hamburg train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 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 Cambridge to Hamburg by train.

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Which train companies operate between Cambridge and Hamburg?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Eurostar
  • Great Northern
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • London Underground
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections

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.