|Teams||16 (final stage)|
|Defending champions||Rapid Wien|
|Matches played||17 (final stage)|
The 1939 Tschammerpokal was the 5th season of the annual German football cup competition. In the final which was held on 28 April 1940 in the Olympic Stadium (Berlin) FC Nuremberg defeated Waldhof Mannheim 2–0, thereby becoming the first club to win the cup twice.
|Blau-Weiß 90 Berlin||1 – 7||SK Rapid Wien|
|1. FC Nuremberg||3 – 1||Fortuna Düsseldorf|
|SV Waldhof Mannheim||6 – 2||Hamburger SV|
|SC Wacker Wien||7 – 4||Neumeyer Nürnberg|
|SK Rapid Wien||0 – 1||1. FC Nuremberg|
|SV Waldhof Mannheim||1 – 1||SC Wacker Wien||(AET)|
|SV Waldhof Mannheim||2 – 2||SC Wacker Wien||(AET)|
|SV Waldhof Mannheim||0 – 0*||SC Wacker Wien||(AET)|
* After the second replay a drawing decided that Mannheim would advance to the final.
28 April 1940
|1. FC Nürnberg||2–0||Waldhof Mannheim|
|Eiberger 46', 85'||Report|