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Hamburg to Bamberg by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 37m
  • Distance
    413 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 55m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Hamburg to Bamberg by train

Fast trains from Hamburg to Bamberg take around 4 hours and 37 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 413 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hamburg and Bamberg.

1. Are there direct trains from Hamburg to Bamberg?

Direct trains from Hamburg to Bamberg have been found.

We usually find around 15 direct trains on the route from Hamburg to Bamberg every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 11 departures.

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

The Hamburg to Bamberg train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 37 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Bamberg is usually scheduled to depart Hamburg around 05:27 and the last train is around 17:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hamburg around 05:51, and the last at 16:36.

When to book Hamburg to Bamberg 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 Hamburg to Bamberg by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hamburg and Bamberg?

Intercity-Express (ICE) is the train company that operates on the route from Hamburg to Bamberg.

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.