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The cheapest trains from London to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for Aug 4

Cheapest

$319

Average

$319

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Hamburg will cost around $ 319 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 319.

Cheapest
11:04AMLondon St Pancras International9h11 09:15PMHamburg Hbf
2 changes
$3191One-way

Timetable London to Hamburg

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11:04AMLondon St Pancras International9h11 09:15PMHamburg Hbf
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Tue
Aug 3
$310Sas Airways
Wed
Aug 4
$204Ryanair
Thu
Aug 5
$114Ryanair
Fri
Aug 6
$91Ryanair
Sat
Aug 7
$264Air France
Sun
Aug 8
$20Ryanair
Mon
Aug 9
$91Ryanair
Tue
Aug 10
$212Swiss
Wed
Aug 11
$87Ryanair
Thu
Aug 12
$44Ryanair
Fri
Aug 13
$15Ryanair
Sat
Aug 14
$144Lufthansa
Sun
Aug 15
$44Ryanair
Mon
Aug 16
$15Ryanair
Tue
Aug 17
$166Swiss
Wed
Aug 18
$33Ryanair
Thu
Aug 19
$15Ryanair
Fri
Aug 20
$30Ryanair
Sat
Aug 21
$140Air Dolomiti
Sun
Aug 22
$30Ryanair
Mon
Aug 23
$30Ryanair

The fastest trains from London to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for Aug 4

Fastest Journey

9 h 11 m

Average

9 h 11 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

723 km

It's difficult to get from London to Hamburg without transferring at least 2 times.

Fastest
11:04AMLondon St Pancras International9h11 09:15PMHamburg Hbf
2 changes
$3191One-way

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Train Information to Hamburg from London

distanceDistance448 miles (722 km)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from London to Hamburg cover the 448 miles (722 km) long trip with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Train companies

Travel with Deutsche Bahn between London and Hamburg

Deutsche Bahn will get you from London to Hamburg at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) makes German train travel easy! Find Deutsche Bahn train schedules and cheap tickets for the 448 miles (722 km) journey from London to Hamburg with Omio. Choose from Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares for your journey from London to Hamburg if you’re looking for the best deals on affordable train tickets. Deutsche Bahn even offers discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use on Omio.

As the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day, DB offers a range of train types to suit you with the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the express national and international Intercity (IC) and Eurocity (EC) trains, and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains. These different types of trains differ in terms of the comfort and time required to travel. For example, while restrooms are standard services on each train, other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi access are only available on certain trains.

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

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


Deutsche Bahn trains from London to Hamburg

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from London to Hamburg. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from London to Hamburg and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Train tickets from London to Hamburg: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 99 €
2 weeks earlier 91 €9%
3 weeks earlier 82 €21%
1 month before 90 €10%
2 months earlier 74 €34%
3 months earlier 83 €19%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from London - Hamburg. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from London - Hamburg 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 21% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket London - Hamburg with 2 months in advance you save up to about 34% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 19%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips

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

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

Can I enter Germany from United Kingdom?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers

What are the safety rules to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 8/2/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from London to Hamburg as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to United Kingdom from Hamburg, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to London from Hamburg?

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

Last checked on 8/2/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to London from Hamburg.

How many miles is it from London to Hamburg by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Hamburg from London by train to be approximately 448 miles (722 km).
When traveling by train from London to Hamburg, which train station in London do I depart from and which train station in Hamburg do I arrive in?

Some of the London train stations to Hamburg you can start your journey from include London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Hamburg include Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria   and arriving in Hamburg Hbf.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Victoria, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Hamburg Hbf, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center.

Which train companies should I travel with from London to Hamburg?
Take the London to Hamburg train with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from London to Hamburg as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Hamburg
London Bridge
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London Charing Cross
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London Euston
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London Fenchurch Street
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London Kings Cross
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Victoria, Circle<br>Bus lines 91, 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 63, 73, 205, 214
London Liverpool Street
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
London Paddington
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport. Metro lines Bakerloo, Circle, District Bus lines 7, 15, 18, 23, 27, 36, 46, 105, 436
London St Pancras
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London Victoria
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WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines Circle, District, Victoria<br>Bus lines 22, 211, 239, C1, N11
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
London Waterloo East
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WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee, Waterloo, City<br>Bus lines 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 77, 100, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176