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Hamburg to Zug by train

  • First train
    06:01
  • Last train
    00:34
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    8hr 6m
  • Distance
    719 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    2
  • Avg. journey time
    10hr 48m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Hamburg to Zug by train

Fast trains from Hamburg to Zug take around 8 hours and 6 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 719 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hamburg and Zug.

1. Are there direct trains from Hamburg to Zug?

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

We usually find at least one departure on the route from Hamburg to Zug every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Hamburg to Zug train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 6 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the only train to Zug is usually scheduled to depart Hamburg around 06:01. At weekends the only train usually departs Hamburg around 06:01.

When to book Hamburg to Zug train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 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 Zug by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hamburg and Zug?

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

  • Eurocity-Express
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Interregio
  • S-Bahn

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.