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Train Information between Hamburg and Liverpool

distanceDistance532 miles (858 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Hamburg to Liverpool cover the 532 miles (858 km) long trip taking on average 18 h 43 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Liverpool, United Kingdom if I'm coming from Hamburg, Germany by train?

Travel between Hamburg, Germany and Liverpool, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter United Kingdom from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 10/24/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Hamburg to Liverpool as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering Germany from Liverpool, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Liverpool to Hamburg is: Partially open

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

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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 10/24/21. 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 Liverpool here.

How far is Hamburg to Liverpool by train?
The Hamburg to Liverpool train distance is approximately 532 miles (858 km).
What is the Hamburg to Liverpool train travel time?
While the time it takes to travel 532 miles (858 km) to Liverpool from Hamburg can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Hamburg to Liverpool train journey time is on average 18 h 43 min.
What is the departure train station in Hamburg and arrival train station in Liverpool?

When taking the train from Hamburg to Liverpool, you can choose to depart from train stations like Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. Your route can end in train stations such as Liverpool Lime Street, Liverpool Central and Liverpool South Parkway.

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

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Hamburg Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Hamburg.

The most popular arrival train station, Liverpool Lime Street, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Liverpool.

How many train services per day are there to Liverpool from Hamburg?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Hamburg to Liverpool. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Hamburg
Liverpool
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 Liverpool.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 30 | Sat - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 15
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 2, 5, 6, 16, 17, 19, 112, X35, 31, 37
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FLX, NJ, RE, RB, IRE
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S11, S21, S31
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U3, U4

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