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Overview: Train 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 route 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

Am I allowed to travel by train from Southampton, United Kingdom to Hamburg, Germany?

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

What is the status of international entry into Germany from United Kingdom?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self 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)
  • 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?

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 1/26/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Southampton and Hamburg before traveling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Southampton, United Kingdom from Hamburg, Germany?

The restriction level for your return train to Southampton, United Kingdom from Hamburg is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Southampton 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 United Kingdom from Hamburg?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • 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:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 1/26/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Southampton from Hamburg closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is Southampton to Hamburg by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Hamburg from Southampton 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 Southampton train station located? Where is the Hamburg train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Southampton Central and travel around 0.5 miles (757 m) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Hamburg Hbf and need to travel approximately 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the train station to the city center in Hamburg.

How many train services are there between Southampton and Hamburg a day?

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.