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Train Information from Ghent to Hamburg

distanceDistance317 miles (511 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price$51 (€41)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Ghent to Hamburg cover the 317 miles (511 km) long route taking on average 8 h 9 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $43 (€34), but the average price of train tickets is $51 (€41). Travelers depart most frequently from Gent St Pieters and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

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Deutsche Bahn Ghent – Hamburg

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Ghent and Hamburg from $43 (€34) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you from Ghent to Hamburg in comfort. Find the DB train schedule for your route from Ghent to Hamburg on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance between Ghent and Hamburg is 317 miles (511 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Ghent and Hamburg start at $43 (€34).

Deutsche Bahn is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international train journeys every day. DB is well-known for its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

Travel on different types of DB trains, including the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

When you buy your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Ghent and Hamburg don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Ghent to Hamburg
Travel by train to Hamburg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Ghent to Hamburg.
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Ghent to Hamburg?

Travel between Ghent, Belgium and Hamburg, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from Belgium?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Ghent?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 9/23/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Ghent and Hamburg as this information can change.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Belgium from Hamburg, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Belgium is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Ghent from Hamburg?

Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Hamburg?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Ghent, Belgium?

The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/22/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Ghent from Hamburg.

How much does a cheap train from Ghent to Hamburg cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Ghent to Hamburg trains for as little as $43 (€34)  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket to Hamburg from Ghent?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Ghent to Hamburg train price to come in at an average of $51 (€41)  one way.
How far is Ghent to Hamburg by train?
You should expect to travel around 317 miles (511 km)  from Ghent to Hamburg by train.
How long is the train to Hamburg from Ghent?
The Ghent to Hamburg train duration is on average 8 h 9 min, which is to be expected when traveling 317 miles (511 km) between Ghent and Hamburg. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
When traveling by train from Ghent to Hamburg, which train station in Ghent do I depart from and which train station in Hamburg do I arrive in?

Some of the Ghent train stations to Hamburg you can start your journey from include Gent St Pieters and Gent-Dampoort. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Hamburg include Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Gent St Pieters   and arriving in Hamburg Hbf.

Where is the Ghent train station located? Where is the Hamburg train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Gent St Pieters, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Ghent.

The most popular arrival train station, Hamburg Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center of Hamburg.

Which train companies can take me from Ghent to Hamburg?
For the best Ghent to Hamburg train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Ghent and Hamburg to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services are there to Hamburg from Ghent a day?
The average number of trains departing Ghent for Hamburg is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Ghent to Hamburg?
You can take the first train from Ghent to Hamburg at 12: 10 PM. The last train from Ghent to Hamburg that you can take departs at 5: 24 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Ghent to Hamburg schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets to Hamburg from Ghent for the best deals?
If you buy the Ghent to Hamburg train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $51 (€41). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Hamburg from Ghent. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Gent St Pieters