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from Hamburg to London

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

Our recommendation

To get from Hamburg to London on Sep 23 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

02:30PMHamburg Airport4h45 06:15PMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$1931One-way
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02:30PMHamburg Airport4h45 06:15PMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$1931One-way
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02:05PMHamburg Airport1h45 02:50PMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$3081One-way
02:55PMHamburg Airport4h00 05:55PMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$3381One-way
09:45AMHamburg Airport4h15 01:00PMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$3381One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Wed
Sep 22
$273Air France
Thu
Sep 23
$193Eurowings
Fri
Sep 24
$129Ryanair
Sat
Sep 25
$112British Airways
Sun
Sep 26
$61Ryanair
Mon
Sep 27
$61Ryanair
Tue
Sep 28
$155Eurowings
Wed
Sep 29
$61Ryanair
Thu
Sep 30
$129Ryanair
Fri
Oct 1
$118Ryanair
Sat
Oct 2
$262regional jet
Sun
Oct 3
$85British Airways
Mon
Oct 4
$129Ryanair
Tue
Oct 5
$98British Airways
Wed
Oct 6
$87Ryanair
Thu
Oct 7
$75Ryanair
Fri
Oct 8
$72Ryanair
Sat
Oct 9
$150regional jet
Sun
Oct 10
$41Ryanair
Mon
Oct 11
$49Ryanair
Tue
Oct 12
$57British Airways

Travel Information to London from Hamburg

distanceDistance448 miles (722 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$23 - $114
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $23 (€18) • 1 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $23 (€18) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Ryanair

Travel 448 miles (722 km) by bus or flight from Hamburg to London. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $23 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Ryanair among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Hamburg to London.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for London, United Kingdom if I’m coming from Hamburg, Germany?

International travel from Hamburg, Germany to London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Can I enter United Kingdom if coming from Germany?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to London if traveling from Hamburg?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in London, United Kingdom due to the pandemic?

All travelers in United Kingdom must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/21/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Hamburg and London.

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

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

Is my journey back to Hamburg from London restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Hamburg from London?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 9/21/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Hamburg from London closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach London from Hamburg?

There are 2 travel options from Hamburg to London: bus or flight.

What is the cheapest way to get from Hamburg to London?

The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to London is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $23 (€18) compared to other travel options to London:

A flight is generally $91 (€73) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $114 (€91) from Hamburg to London.

What is the fastest way from Hamburg to London?

The fastest way to get to London from Hamburg is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 30 min.

Other travel options to London can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to London by bus can take on average 0 h 0 min.

How far is London from Hamburg?

The distance from Hamburg to London is approximately 448 miles (722 km).

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Hamburg to London:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.
  • Most travelers who buy a plane ticket from Hamburg to London depart from Hamburg Airport to London Heathrow Airport.
Which travel companies can get me from Hamburg to London?

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

  • Flixbus can get you to London by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Hamburg to London for $114 (€91) on Omio.
  • Travel with Ryanair to go to London by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Ryanair Hamburg to London tickets on Omio for $23 (€18).
Can I find a direct route from Hamburg to London?

Yes, there are direct services available from Hamburg to London with the following travel companies:

  • You can book a direct flight with Ryanair or Eurowings.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to London as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to London from Hamburg.

Where should I go next after I travel to London from Hamburg?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Hamburg to London often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Hamburg and London itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between London and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy tickets between Hamburg and London online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Hamburg to London, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $114 (€91) one way for this route.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $23 (€18) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Hamburg to London tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Hamburg
London
Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.
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Hamburg Hbf
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Hamburg-Altona
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