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Train Information between Leuven and Hamburg

distanceDistance291 miles (469 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price$41 (€34)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Leuven to Hamburg cover the 291 miles (469 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 49 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $41 (€34), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $41 (€34). Travelers depart most frequently from Leuven and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn Leuven – Hamburg

For as little as $41 (€34) you can travel by train between Leuven and Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Deutsche Bahn

Travel 291 miles (469 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) between Leuven and Hamburg. Check the DB train schedule for your trip between Leuven and Hamburg on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Leuven and Hamburg you can pay as low as $41 (€34).

Deutsche Bahn is the main provider of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, bathrooms are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

These are Deutsche Bahn's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Leuven to Hamburg:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Leuven to Hamburg
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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Leuven and Hamburg?

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

What is the status of international entry into Germany from Belgium?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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?

When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/17/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Leuven and Hamburg before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Belgium from Hamburg, Germany?

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

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

Reentry to Belgium 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?

What are the 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
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/17/21. 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 Leuven from Hamburg here.

How much do cheap train tickets from Leuven to Hamburg cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Leuven to Hamburg to cost as little as $41 (€34)  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket between Leuven and Hamburg?
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Leuven to Hamburg train to cost on average $41 (€34)  one way.
How many miles is it from Leuven to Hamburg by train?
The Leuven to Hamburg train distance is approximately 291 miles (469 km).
What is the Leuven to Hamburg train travel time?
On average the Leuven to Hamburg train travel time is 6 h 49 min  for the 291 miles (469 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Leuven to Hamburg do I depart from? Which Hamburg train station from Leuven do I arrive in?

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

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

Where do I find the Leuven train station to Hamburg? Where is the Hamburg train station?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Leuven, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Leuven. The most popular arrival train station in Hamburg, called Hamburg Hbf, is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from its city center.

Which train companies can get me from Leuven to Hamburg?
For the best Leuven to Hamburg train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Leuven to Hamburg to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services are there from Leuven to Hamburg a day?
On average, there are 7 trains a day from Leuven to Hamburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Leuven to Hamburg?
You can take the earliest train from Leuven to Hamburg at 4: 58 AM   or take the last train from Leuven to Hamburg leaving at 11: 58 AM. Look for the latest Leuven to Hamburg train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
How early should I buy train tickets between Leuven and Hamburg to score the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Leuven to Hamburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $41 (€34) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Leuven to Hamburg are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Leuven
Hamburg
Leuven is the most popular Leuven 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 Leuven for your trip to Hamburg.