The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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1 h 53 m
16 h 18 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Cardiff to Hamburg without transferring at least 5 times.
|Distance||571 miles (921 km)|
|Train frequency||4 a day|
|Train providers||First Great Western Service|
Trains from Cardiff to Hamburg cover the 571 miles (921 km) long journey taking on average 15 h 27 min with our travel partners like First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.
Great Western Rail will get you between Cardiff and Hamburg at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times, prices and tickets for your trip.
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Train information from Cardiff to Hamburg with Great Western Rail:
Travel between Cardiff, United Kingdom and Hamburg, Germany by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 8/8/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Hamburg from Cardiff as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Hamburg to Cardiff is: Fully open
Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the requirements?
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 8/8/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Cardiff from Hamburg here.
Omio customers book a train from Cardiff Central to Hamburg Hbf most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Cardiff Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Hamburg Hbf, located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city center.
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