Hirtshals to Hamburg by train

  • First train
    05:28
  • Last train
    00:31
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    7hr 27m
  • Distance
    448 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    11
  • Avg. journey time
    9hr 55m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Hirtshals to Hamburg by train

Fast trains from Hirtshals to Hamburg take around 7 hours and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 448 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hirtshals and Hamburg.

1. Are there direct trains from Hirtshals to Hamburg?

Journeys between Hirtshals and Hamburg usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 12 departures on the route from Hirtshals to Hamburg every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 10 departures.

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

The Hirtshals to Hamburg train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Hamburg is usually scheduled to depart Hirtshals around 05:28 and the last train is around 00:29. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hirtshals around 06:29, and the last at 00:31.

When to book Hirtshals to Hamburg 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 Hirtshals to Hamburg by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hirtshals and Hamburg?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICL
  • InterCityLyn
  • Intercity
  • Lyntog
  • Regional-Express
  • 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.