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Train Information between Hamburg and Birmingham

distanceDistance499 miles (805 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Hamburg to Birmingham cover the 499 miles (805 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Hamburg, Germany and Birmingham, United Kingdom allowed?

Travel by train between Hamburg, Germany and Birmingham, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Birmingham from Hamburg restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Hamburg?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Birmingham, United Kingdom?

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

  • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 9/17/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Birmingham from Hamburg closer to your date of departure here

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Hamburg, Germany from Birmingham, United Kingdom?

Return travel from United Kingdom to Germany is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • 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?

The government of Germany 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 9/17/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Hamburg from Birmingham.

How far is it from Hamburg to Birmingham by train?
The Hamburg to Birmingham train distance is approximately 499 miles (805 km).
Which train station from Hamburg to Birmingham do I depart from? Which Birmingham train station from Hamburg do I arrive in?

Some of the Hamburg train stations to Birmingham you can start your journey from include Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Birmingham include Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Hamburg Hbf   and arriving in Birmingham New Street.

Where is the departure train station in Hamburg located? Where is the arrival train station in Birmingham located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Birmingham.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Hamburg
Birmingham
Hamburg Hbf
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Hamburg-Altona
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