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from Hamburg to Edinburgh

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Mon
Sep 20
$232Air France
Tue
Sep 21
$17Ryanair
Wed
Sep 22
$120British Airways
Fri
Sep 24
$196KLM
Sat
Sep 25
$28Ryanair
Sun
Sep 26
$238Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 27
$209Brussels Airlines
Tue
Sep 28
$17Ryanair
Wed
Sep 29
$123KLM
Thu
Sep 30
$123KLM
Fri
Oct 1
$179Brussels Airlines
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Oct 3
$192British Airways
Wed
Oct 6
$117British Airways
Fri
Oct 8
$123KLM
Sat
Oct 9
$56Ryanair

Travel Information to Edinburgh from Hamburg

distanceDistance549 miles (886 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $203 (€162) • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBrussels Airlines

Take a flight to travel 549 miles (886 km) from Hamburg to Edinburgh. Brussels Airlines is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct from Hamburg to Edinburgh.

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Travel from Hamburg to Edinburgh
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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Hamburg, Germany?

Travel from Hamburg, Germany to Edinburgh, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Edinburgh from Hamburg restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Hamburg?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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 with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 9/18/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Hamburg and Edinburgh closer to your planned date of departure here.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Hamburg, Germany from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for returning to Hamburg, Germany from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Hamburg, Germany from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Hamburg from Edinburgh?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Hamburg, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/18/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Hamburg from Edinburgh here.

How do I go from Hamburg to Edinburgh?

You can travel from Hamburg to Edinburgh by flight.

What is the fastest way to travel from Hamburg to Edinburgh?

The fastest way to travel between Hamburg and Edinburgh is by flight, which requires on average 1 h 45 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Hamburg to Edinburgh?

The distance is approximately 549 miles (886 km) from Hamburg to Edinburgh.

When traveling to Edinburgh from Hamburg, where do I depart from Hamburg and where do I arrive in Edinburgh?

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

  • Flights mostly leave from Hamburg Airport and tend to arrive in Edinburgh Airport.
Which travel operators can get me to Edinburgh from Hamburg?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Hamburg to Edinburgh, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Brussels Airlines can get you to Edinburgh by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Brussels Airlines from Hamburg to Edinburgh for $203 (€162) on Omio.
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Hamburg to Edinburgh?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Hamburg to Edinburgh often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Glasgow or Manchester. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Hamburg and Edinburgh itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Edinburgh and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets to Edinburgh from Hamburg online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $203 (€162) one way.

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

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