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from Brussels to Hamburg

You can get from Brussels to Hamburg by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Brussels to Hamburg on Jan 18 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:25AMBrussels-Midi6h49 05:14PMHamburg Hbf
1 changes
$581One-way
Cheapest
08:55AMBrussels-Midi9h34 06:29PMHamburg Hbf
4 changes
$411One-way
Other options
12:25PMBrussels-Midi6h49 07:14PMHamburg Hbf
1 changes
$581One-way
08:23AMBrussels-Midi6h49 03:12PMHamburg Hbf
1 changes
$651One-way
10:25AMBrussels-Midi8h04 06:29PMHamburg Hbf
2 changes
$581One-way

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Tue
Jan 18
$41Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$389Swiss
Wed
Jan 19
$41Deutsche Bahn with connection
$23Flixbus
$284KLM
Thu
Jan 20
$41Deutsche Bahn with connection
$36Flixbus
$284KLM
Fri
Jan 21
$54Deutsche Bahn with connection
$40Flixbus
$249KLM
Sat
Jan 22
$41Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$249KLM
Sun
Jan 23
$41Deutsche Bahn
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$222KLM
Mon
Jan 24
$36Deutsche Bahn
$28Flixbus
$199KLM
Tue
Jan 25
$41Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$284KLM
Wed
Jan 26
$24Deutsche Bahn
$42Flixbus
$133Brussels Airlines
Thu
Jan 27
$24Deutsche Bahn
$28Flixbus
$159KLM
Fri
Jan 28
$58Deutsche Bahn
$39Flixbus
$179KLM
Sat
Jan 29
$24Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$120Swiss
Sun
Jan 30
$24Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$86Brussels Airlines
Mon
Jan 31
$31Deutsche Bahn with connection
$28Flixbus
$133Brussels Airlines
Tue
Feb 1
$24Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$120tab
Wed
Feb 2
$24Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$102Swiss
Thu
Feb 3
$24Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$117Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Feb 4
$41Deutsche Bahn
$33Flixbus
$133Brussels Airlines
Sat
Feb 5
$24Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$105Brussels Airlines
Sun
Feb 6
$24Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$105Brussels Airlines

Travel Information between Brussels and Hamburg

distanceDistance304 miles (490 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $91
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $24 (€20) • 6 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $91 (€75) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBrussels Airlines, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 304 miles (490 km) by flight, bus or train to Hamburg from Brussels. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Brussels Airlines, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Brussels to Hamburg.

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How to get from Brussels to Hamburg

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Brussels to Hamburg there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 58,74% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Brussels to Hamburg. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs

Does Germany have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling to Hamburg from Brussels?

Travel from Brussels, Belgium to Hamburg, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Hamburg from Brussels restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Hamburg, Germany from Brussels?

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 1/16/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Brussels and Hamburg closer to your planned date of departure here.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Belgium from Hamburg, Germany?

Return travel to Brussels, Belgium from Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Belgium from Germany?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Belgium from Germany?

Requirements for reentering Belgium:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Belgium?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Belgium to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Brussels, Belgium was last verified on 1/16/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Brussels from Hamburg.

How do I reach Hamburg from Brussels?

There are 3 ways to travel from Brussels to Hamburg including taking a flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Brussels to Hamburg?

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Hamburg is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $24 (€20) compared to other travel options to Hamburg:

A train is $67 (€55) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Brussels to Hamburg costing on average $91 (€75).

A train is $1 (€1) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Brussels to Hamburg costing on average $24 (€20).

What is the fastest way to travel between Brussels and Hamburg?

The fastest way from Brussels to Hamburg is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Hamburg that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 8 h 20 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 6 h 30 min.

How far is it from Brussels to Hamburg?

The distance is approximately 304 miles (490 km) from Brussels to Hamburg.

How many services a day are there between Brussels and Hamburg?

The average frequency per day from Brussels to Hamburg is:

  • Around 6 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Brussels to Hamburg as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Brussels? Where do I arrive in Hamburg?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Brussels to Hamburg:

  • Flights mostly leave from Brussels Airport and tend to arrive in Hamburg Airport.
  • Buses most often depart from Brussels at Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) and arrive in Hamburg at Hamburg Hbf.
  • Trains mostly depart from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Which travel companies can get me from Brussels to Hamburg?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Brussels to Hamburg:

  • You can go to Hamburg from Brussels by plane with Brussels Airlines. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $91 (€75) with Brussels Airlines from Brussels to Hamburg on Omio.
  • You can travel between Brussels and Hamburg by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $24 (€20) with Flixbus from Brussels to Hamburg.
  • You can travel to Hamburg from Brussels by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $24 (€20) with Deutsche Bahn from Brussels to Hamburg.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Brussels to Hamburg?

Your trip from Brussels to Hamburg doesn't have to end in Hamburg. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Copenhagen or Amsterdam. If you’d like to add Berlin, Copenhagen or Amsterdam to your Brussels to Hamburg tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Hamburg today!

How far in advance should I buy tickets from Brussels to Hamburg online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Brussels to Hamburg, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost $91 (€75) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets cost on average $24 (€20) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $24 (€20) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Brussels to Hamburg online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.