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Hamburg to Amsterdam by train

  • First train
    04:38
  • Last train
    00:48
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 11m
  • Distance
    364 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    22
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 24m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Hamburg to Amsterdam by train

Fast trains from Hamburg to Amsterdam take around 5 hours and 11 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 364 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hamburg and Amsterdam.

1. Are there direct trains from Hamburg to Amsterdam?

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

We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Hamburg to Amsterdam 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 32 departures.

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

The Hamburg to Amsterdam train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 11 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Amsterdam is usually scheduled to depart Hamburg around 04:38 and the last train is around 00:45. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hamburg around 04:01, and the last at 00:57.

When to book Hamburg to Amsterdam train tickets?

Trains for this journey 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 Hamburg to Amsterdam by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hamburg and Amsterdam?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Eurocités
  • Hamburg-Köln-Express
  • ICE
  • InterCity
  • Intercites
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités

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

Amsterdam to Hamburg by train

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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.