The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Hamburg to Leiden is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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6 h 28 m
6 h 40 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Hamburg for Leiden every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||249 miles (402 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 22 min|
|Average train ticket price||$36 (€32)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Hamburg to Leiden cover the 249 miles (402 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 22 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $36 (€32), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $32 (€28). Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Leiden Centraal.
For as little as $32 (€28) you can travel by train to Leiden from Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
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 Leiden train.
Hamburg to Leiden train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel by train between Hamburg, Germany and Leiden, Netherlands is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 5/17/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Hamburg to Leiden closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Leiden to Hamburg is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
What are the requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 5/25/23. 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 Leiden 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 Leiden, your train can arrive in train stations including Leiden Centraal, Leiden Lammenschans and Leiden, Transferium.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Hamburg Hbf to Leiden Centraal.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Hamburg Hbf, is located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center of Hamburg.
The most popular arrival train station, Leiden Centraal, is located 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city center of Leiden.
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