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Journey details

Best price 8.62£
Journey duration 4 h 36 min
Connections per day 186
First departure: 01:51
Last departure: 23:17
Distance 360km

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Finding the perfect train connection from Cologne to Hamburg has never been so easy: thanks to virail, you will be able to compare hundreds of offers at the same time just by inserting the date of your trip. Through the price and departure filters, you will have the possibility to restrict the results and find the perfect solution. You can also specify if you need a one-way ticket or a round-trip ticket. The booking takes place on the provider's website, to which you will be automatically redirected. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. Virail helps more than 60 million users to make the best choice for their trip every year. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies travel from Cologne to Hamburg by train?

Virail cooperates with more than 200 partners in Europe and in the rest of the world, among which also Deutsche Bahn serving the train route Cologne - Hamburg.

Deutsche Bahn is the German national company. It covers not only national and international long-distance routes to the neighbouring countries, but also regional, local and suburban transportation.

What is the cheapest price for train tickets to Hamburg?

If you have the possibility to book in advance, you will be likely to find cheap train tickets from Cologne to Hamburg for 9,99 £. In case you can't plan in advance, train tickets to Hamburg cost on average 78,50 £.

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Trains from Cologne to Hamburg


When travelling on such short distances, you can take into account also busses and carpooling options: with some luck you will find very cheap options, even if you book on short notice.

Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Cologne to Hamburg?

You can take the train to Hamburg at Köln Hbf, Köln West, Heumarkt, Köln or Köln Süd, which arrives at Hamburg Hbf.

When are the first and last trains from Cologne to Hamburg scheduled?

The first train to Hamburg leaves at 01:12, whereas the last one at 05:12. On average, the journey lasts 4 hours and 27 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Hamburg in 4 hours and 5 minutes.

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