The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Hamburg to Edinburgh is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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14 h 12 m
21 h 57 m
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It's difficult to get from Hamburg to Edinburgh without transferring at least 3 times.
|Distance||549 miles (886 km)|
|Train frequency||3 a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express or Flixtrain|
Trains from Hamburg to Edinburgh cover the 549 miles (886 km) long journey taking on average 19 h 14 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express or Flixtrain. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.
Travel to Edinburgh from Hamburg on Deutsche Bahn trains with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Hamburg to Edinburgh train.
Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Edinburgh train information:
Travel between Hamburg, Germany and Edinburgh, United Kingdom by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Edinburgh from Hamburg as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Edinburgh to Hamburg is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
What are the requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/6/22. 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 Hamburg from Edinburgh here.
When taking a train from Hamburg, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. When you arrive in Edinburgh, your train can arrive in train stations including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Hamburg Hbf to Edinburgh Waverley.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Hamburg Hbf, located approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center of Hamburg. The most popular arrival train station in Edinburgh, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located around 0.4 miles (660 m) away from its city center.
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