Hamburg to Edinburgh train

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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
07:54AMHamburg Hbf14h12 10:06PMEdinburgh
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
11:53AMHamburg Hbf23h17 11:10AMEdinburgh
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
01:46PMHamburg Hbf25h21 03:07PMEdinburgh
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
06:08PMHamburg Hbf25h01 07:09PMEdinburgh
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Train schedule from Hamburg to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, November 29
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
07:54AMHamburg Hbf14h12 10:06PMEdinburgh
3 transfers
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
11:53AMHamburg Hbf23h17 11:10AMEdinburgh
3 transfers
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
01:46PMHamburg Hbf25h21 03:07PMEdinburgh
3 transfers
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
06:08PMHamburg Hbf25h01 07:09PMEdinburgh
3 transfers

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Fastest train times from Hamburg to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Nov 29

Fastest Journey

14 h 12 m

Average

21 h 57 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

886 km

It's difficult to get from Hamburg to Edinburgh without transferring at least 3 times.

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
07:54AMHamburg Hbf14h12 10:06PMEdinburgh
3 transfers
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
11:53AMHamburg Hbf23h17 11:10AMEdinburgh
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
06:08PMHamburg Hbf25h01 07:09PMEdinburgh
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
01:46PMHamburg Hbf25h21 03:07PMEdinburgh
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Overview: Train from Hamburg to Edinburgh

distanceDistance549 miles (886 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche 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.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Edinburgh trains

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

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:

  • Average Duration: 23 h 25 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Hamburg to Edinburgh

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh.
FAQs

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

Can I enter United Kingdom from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

All travelers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

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

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from United Kingdom?

Reentry to 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 Edinburgh?

What are the requirements?

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

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.

The Hamburg to Edinburgh train distance is approximately 549 miles (886 km).
While the time it takes to travel 549 miles (886 km) from Hamburg to Edinburgh can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Hamburg to Edinburgh train journey time is on average 19 h 14 min.

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.

If you're looking for trains from Hamburg to Edinburgh, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express or Flixtrain to get you to Edinburgh. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Hamburg to Edinburgh trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Hamburg for Edinburgh is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Hamburg to Edinburgh at 7: 54 AM   or take the last train from Hamburg to Edinburgh leaving at 6: 08 PM. Look for the latest Hamburg to Edinburgh train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.

Important Stations and Airports in Hamburg and Edinburgh

Hamburg
Edinburgh
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 Edinburgh.
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Phone Number
+49 4039184400
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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
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ParkingParking
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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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