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Train Information to Leuven from Hamburg

distanceDistance291 miles (469 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 53 min
priceAverage train ticket price$27 (€22)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day

Trains from Hamburg to Leuven cover the 291 miles (469 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 53 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $27 (€22), but the average price of train tickets is $27 (€22). Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Leuven.

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Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Hamburg to Leuven?

Travel by train between Hamburg, Germany and Leuven, Belgium is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Leuven 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 Belgium from Hamburg?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Leuven, Belgium?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 12/1/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Hamburg and Leuven closer to your date of departure here

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Hamburg, Germany from Leuven, Belgium?

The restriction level for your return train to Hamburg, Germany from Leuven is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Hamburg from Leuven restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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:

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

Last checked on 12/3/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Hamburg from Leuven closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap train tickets to Leuven from Hamburg cost?
Train tickets between Hamburg and Leuven for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $27 (€22)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train to Leuven from Hamburg?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $27 (€22)  for a train ticket between Hamburg and Leuven.
How far is Leuven from Hamburg by train?
The Hamburg to Leuven train distance is approximately 291 miles (469 km).
How long is a train between Hamburg and Leuven on average?
The Hamburg to Leuven train duration is on average 6 h 53 min, which is to be expected when traveling 291 miles (469 km) from Hamburg to Leuven. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What station does the train from Hamburg to Leuven depart from? Which Leuven train station do I come into from Hamburg?

When taking the train between Hamburg and Leuven, you can choose to depart from train stations like Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. Your journey can end in train stations such as Leuven and ZONE LEUVEN.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Hamburg Hbf   and arrive in Leuven.

Where is the Hamburg train station located? Where is the Leuven train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Hamburg Hbf, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Leuven, located 0.6 miles (1 km) away from the city center.

How many trains are there between Hamburg and Leuven a day?
On average, there are 6 trains a day from Hamburg to Leuven. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Hamburg to Leuven? When is the last train from Hamburg to Leuven?
You can take the earliest train from Hamburg to Leuven at 8: 15 AM   or take the last train from Hamburg to Leuven leaving at 8: 15 AM. Look for the latest Hamburg to Leuven train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
How early should I purchase train tickets from Hamburg to Leuven to score the best deals?
If you purchase the Hamburg to Leuven train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $27 (€22). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Leuven from Hamburg. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Leuven
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 Leuven.
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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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