Esbjerg to Hamburg by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 29m
  • Distance
    233 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 13m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Esbjerg to Hamburg by train

Fast trains from Esbjerg to Hamburg take around 3 hours and 29 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 233 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Esbjerg and Hamburg.

1. Are there direct trains from Esbjerg to Hamburg?

Journeys between Esbjerg and Hamburg usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 16 departures on the route from Esbjerg to Hamburg every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 18 departures.

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

The Esbjerg to Hamburg train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 29 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Hamburg is usually scheduled to depart Esbjerg around 06:24 and the last train is around 23:47. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Esbjerg around 07:26, and the last at 23:38.

When to book Esbjerg to Hamburg train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 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 Esbjerg to Hamburg by train.

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Which train companies operate between Esbjerg and Hamburg?

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

  • Intercity
  • Regionalzug

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.