The Hamburg Dammtor railway station, so named after the Dammtor, a former gate of the city fortification, is a long-distance station of the station category 2 for rail and S-Bahn traffic in Hamburg. The present facility was opened in 1903 and replaced the previous station at the Hamburg-Altona connection line. It was intended as a parade station for state visits.
In September 2006, the nonprofit "Allianz pro Schiene" e.V. the station Hamburg Dammtor to the best Großstadtbahnhof in Germany.