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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 Dec 5 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:55PMHamburg Airport1h45 06:40PMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$721One-way
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05:55PMHamburg Airport1h45 06:40PMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$721One-way
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07:00PMHamburg Airport3h20 09:20PMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$2911One-way
08:00AMHamburg Airport3h45 10:45AMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$3391One-way
07:20PMHamburg Airport4h20 10:40PMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$3321One-way

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Sat
Dec 4
$134Flixbus
$18Ryanair
Sun
Dec 5
$86Flixbus
$72Eurowings
Mon
Dec 6
$89Flixbus
$18Ryanair
Tue
Dec 7
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$31Ryanair
Wed
Dec 8
$80Flixbus
$6Ryanair
Thu
Dec 9
$108Flixbus
$18Ryanair
Fri
Dec 10
$80Flixbus
$18Ryanair
Sat
Dec 11
$84Flixbus
$6Ryanair
Sun
Dec 12
$80Flixbus
$18Ryanair
Mon
Dec 13
$80Flixbus
$18Ryanair
Tue
Dec 14
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$18Ryanair
Wed
Dec 15
$96Flixbus
$18Ryanair
Thu
Dec 16
$102Flixbus
$12Ryanair
Fri
Dec 17
$102Flixbus
$12Ryanair
Sat
Dec 18
$90Flixbus
$12Ryanair
Sun
Dec 19
$90Flixbus
$12Ryanair
Mon
Dec 20
$72Flixbus
$12Ryanair
Tue
Dec 21
$82Flixbus
$30Ryanair
Wed
Dec 22
$94Flixbus
$31Ryanair
Thu
Dec 23
$108Flixbus
$63Ryanair
Fri
Dec 24
$84Flixbus
$64easyJet

Travel Information from Hamburg to London

distanceDistance448 miles (722 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$22 - $109
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $22 (€18) • 1 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $22 (€18) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Ryanair

Travel 448 miles (722 km) by bus or flight to London from Hamburg. 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 $22 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Ryanair among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Hamburg to London.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to London, United Kingdom from Hamburg, Germany currently allowed?

Travel between Hamburg, Germany and London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter United Kingdom?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to London from Hamburg?

Conditions of entry into United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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 monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in London, United Kingdom?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 12/3/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Hamburg and London.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Hamburg, Germany from London, United Kingdom due to COVID-19?

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from United Kingdom?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • 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)
  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany 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 Hamburg, Germany was last verified on 12/3/21. 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 Hamburg from London.

How do I travel from Hamburg to London?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Hamburg and London. You can take a 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 $22 (€18) compared to other travel options to London:

A flight is $87 (€73) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Hamburg to London costing on average $109 (€91).

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, traveling by bus can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

How many miles from Hamburg to London would I travel?

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Hamburg to London?

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

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Hamburg to London depart from Hamburg Hbf to London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.
  • Most travelers catch their flight from Hamburg Airport and arrive in 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 take you to London by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Hamburg to London for $109 (€91).
  • Travel with Ryanair for flights to London. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Ryanair Hamburg to London tickets on Omio for $22 (€18).
Can I travel directly between Hamburg and London?

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

  • You can travel directly by plane 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 from Hamburg to London.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Hamburg to London?
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!
When should I buy a ticket from Hamburg to London online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $109 (€91) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket for this trip costs on average $22 (€18) one way.

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.