Hamburg to Birmingham train

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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
07:54AMHamburg Hbf11h44 07:38PMBirmingham New Street
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
09:46AMHamburg Hbf11h30 09:16PMBirmingham New Street
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
11:53AMHamburg Hbf18h59 06:52AMBirmingham New Street
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
01:46PMHamburg Hbf22h28 12:14PMBirmingham New Street
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
06:08PMHamburg Hbf22h06 04:14PMBirmingham New Street
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Train schedule from Hamburg to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, November 29
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
07:54AMHamburg Hbf11h44 07:38PMBirmingham New Street
4 transfers
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
09:46AMHamburg Hbf11h30 09:16PMBirmingham New Street
4 transfers
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
11:53AMHamburg Hbf18h59 06:52AMBirmingham New Street
4 transfers
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
01:46PMHamburg Hbf22h28 12:14PMBirmingham New Street
4 transfers
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
06:08PMHamburg Hbf22h06 04:14PMBirmingham New Street
4 transfers

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Fastest train times from Hamburg to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Nov 29

Fastest Journey

11 h 30 m

Average

17 h 21 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

805 km

It's difficult to get from Hamburg to Birmingham without transferring at least 4 times.

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
09:46AMHamburg Hbf11h30 09:16PMBirmingham New Street
4 transfers
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
07:54AMHamburg Hbf11h44 07:38PMBirmingham New Street
4 transfers
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
11:53AMHamburg Hbf18h59 06:52AMBirmingham New Street
4 transfers
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
06:08PMHamburg Hbf22h06 04:14PMBirmingham New Street
4 transfers
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
01:46PMHamburg Hbf22h28 12:14PMBirmingham New Street
4 transfers
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Overview: Train from Hamburg to Birmingham

distanceDistance499 miles (805 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesFlixtrain or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

Trains from Hamburg to Birmingham cover the 499 miles (805 km) long trip taking on average 15 h 5 min with our travel partners like Flixtrain or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Birmingham trains

Find the best route from Hamburg to Birmingham with Deutsche Bahn. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most popular trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Hamburg to Birmingham. DB uses different types of trains such as 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 required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Train information from Hamburg to Birmingham with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 17 h 48 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Hamburg to Birmingham

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Birmingham 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 Hamburg to Birmingham.
FAQs

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

Is international entry into Birmingham from Hamburg restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

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: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Hamburg and Birmingham closer to your date of departure here

Return travel from United Kingdom to Germany is: Unrestricted.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

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 11/6/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Hamburg from Birmingham.

The distance between Hamburg and Birmingham by train is approximately 499 miles (805 km).
While the time it takes to travel 499 miles (805 km) to Birmingham from Hamburg can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Hamburg to Birmingham train journey time is on average 15 h 5 min.

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, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Hamburg Hbf, which is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city center.

When taking a train from Hamburg to Birmingham, you can count on Flixtrain or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express for the best way to get you to Birmingham. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Hamburg and Birmingham and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Hamburg for Birmingham is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Hamburg to Birmingham leaves at 7: 54 AM. The last train departing from Hamburg to Birmingham leaves at 6: 08 PM. You can find the latest Hamburg to Birmingham train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

Important Stations and Airports in Hamburg and Birmingham

Hamburg
Birmingham
Hamburg Hbf is the most popular Hamburg railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Hamburg for your trip to Birmingham.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+49 4039184400
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 30 | Sat - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 15
Public transit options for Hamburg Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U3, U4
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S11, S21, S31
Bus lines: 2, 5, 6, 16, 17, 19, 112, X35, 31, 37
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FLX, NJ, RE, RB, IRE
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.

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