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Train Information to Hamburg from Wels

distanceDistance411 miles (663 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Wels to Hamburg cover the 411 miles (663 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 6 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Wels Hbf and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

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Train from Wels to Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn

You can travel by train from Wels to Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Deutsche Bahn

Germany's largest train company Deutsche Bahn (DB) offers excellent services within Germany and internationally, including a journey from Wels to Hamburg. Find DB train times and tickets for your 411 miles (663 km) journey from Wels to Hamburg with the best deals on Omio. Choose from ticket types including the Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares if you’re looking for the most affordable train from Wels to Hamburg. DB also offers discount cards, such as the Bahncard, 25, 50 and 100, which you can use on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its levels of efficiency and comfort with its range of train types. These include the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the national express Intercity (IC) and international express Eurocity (EC), and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains. These types of trains differ in terms of the comfort and time needed to travel. For example, bathrooms are standard services on these trains, but other amenities like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi access are only available on certain trains.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

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  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Wels to Hamburg
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Wels, Austria and Hamburg, Germany allowed?

Travel by train between Wels, Austria and Hamburg, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Hamburg from Wels restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

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

Entry Requirements:

  • 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?

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 9/24/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Hamburg from Wels closer to your date of departure here

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

Return travel from Germany to Austria is: Partially open.

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

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Austria from Hamburg?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Wels, Austria?

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

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

Last checked on 9/22/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Wels from Hamburg.

How far is Wels to Hamburg by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Wels to Hamburg by train to be approximately 411 miles (663 km).
How long is a train from Wels to Hamburg on average?
The train time to Hamburg from Wels is on average 9 h 6 min  for the 411 miles (663 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Wels to Hamburg by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Wels to Hamburg depart from? Which Hamburg train station do I come into from Wels?

When taking a train from Wels, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Wels Hbf, Wels Lokalbahn Bahnhof and Wels, Doktor-Schauer-Straße (Busterminal). 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 Wels Hbf   to Hamburg Hbf.

Where is the departure train station in Wels located? Where is the arrival train station in Hamburg located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Wels Hbf, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Hamburg Hbf, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center.

Which train providers can take me to Hamburg from Wels?
When taking a train from Wels to Hamburg, you can count on Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Hamburg. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Wels to Hamburg and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many trains are there between Wels and Hamburg a day?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Wels to Hamburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Wels to Hamburg? What time is the last train from Wels to Hamburg?
You can take the first train from Wels to Hamburg at 12: 16 PM. The last train from Wels to Hamburg that you can take departs at 12: 16 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Wels to Hamburg schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Wels
Hamburg
Wels Hbf
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