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Train Information from Southampton to Hamburg

distanceDistance515 miles (831 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Southampton to Hamburg cover the 515 miles (831 km) long trip with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Southampton and Hamburg?

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

Is international entry into Hamburg from Southampton restricted?

International entry 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 Southampton?

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

The above information was last checked on 10/15/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Southampton to Hamburg closer to your date of departure here

Are there restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Germany by train?

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

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

Reentry to 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?

What are the requirements?

  • 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 Southampton, United Kingdom?

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

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

Last checked on 10/15/21. 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 Southampton from Hamburg here.

How far is it from Southampton to Hamburg by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Southampton and Hamburg by train to be approximately 515 miles (831 km).
What is the departure train station in Southampton and arrival train station in Hamburg?

When taking a train from Southampton, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Southampton Central, Southampton Airport Parkway and Southampton Town Quay. When you arrive in Hamburg, your train can arrive in train stations including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Southampton Central   to Hamburg Hbf.

Where is the train station in Southampton to go to Hamburg? Where is the train station in Hamburg located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Southampton Central, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Southampton. The most popular arrival train station in Hamburg, called Hamburg Hbf, is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from its city center.

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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Southampton
Hamburg
Southampton Central is the most popular Southampton 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 Southampton for your trip to Hamburg.