Freiburg to Hamburg by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 46m
  • Distance
    638 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 56m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Freiburg to Hamburg by train

Fast trains from Freiburg to Hamburg take around 5 hours and 46 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 638 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Freiburg and Hamburg.

1. Are there direct trains from Freiburg to Hamburg?

Direct trains from Freiburg to Hamburg have been found.

We usually find around 18 direct trains on the route from Freiburg to Hamburg every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 20 departures.

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

The Freiburg to Hamburg train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 46 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Hamburg is usually scheduled to depart Freiburg around 05:43 and the last train is around 00:05. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Freiburg around 05:36, and the last at 00:05.

When to book Freiburg 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 Freiburg to Hamburg by train.

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Which train companies operate between Freiburg and Hamburg?

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

  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Night Jet

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.