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from London to Hamburg

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

Our recommendation

To get from London to Hamburg on Jan 27 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:20PMLondon Heathrow Airport1h40 10:00PMHamburg Airport
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$3541One-way
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08:50AMLondon Heathrow Airport4h15 02:05PMHamburg Airport
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$3231One-way
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09:55AMLondon Heathrow Airport1h45 12:40PMHamburg Airport
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$3581One-way
01:45PMLondon Heathrow Airport4h35 07:20PMHamburg Airport
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$3231One-way
09:30AMLondon Heathrow Airport3h35 02:05PMHamburg Airport
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$3481One-way

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Thu
Jan 27
$232Air France
Fri
Jan 28
$138Sas Airways
Sat
Jan 29
$208Swiss
Sun
Jan 30
$138Sas Airways
Mon
Jan 31
$158Eurowings
Tue
Feb 1
$138Sas Airways
Wed
Feb 2
$12Ryanair
Thu
Feb 3
$178KLM
Fri
Feb 4
$15Ryanair
Sat
Feb 5
$179Swiss
Sun
Feb 6
$27Ryanair
Mon
Feb 7
$23Ryanair
Tue
Feb 8
$151Eurowings
Wed
Feb 9
$12Ryanair
Thu
Feb 10
$178KLM
Fri
Feb 11
$44Ryanair
Sat
Feb 12
$194Air France
Sun
Feb 13
$37Ryanair
Mon
Feb 14
$49easyJet
Tue
Feb 15
$121British Airways

Travel Information to Hamburg from London

distanceDistance448 miles (722 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$10 - $81
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $10 (€8) • 1 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $10 (€8) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair or Flixbus

Travel 448 miles (722 km) by flight or bus between London and Hamburg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $10 (€8). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Ryanair or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Hamburg.

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FAQs

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

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

Can travelers from United Kingdom enter Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Hamburg, Germany?

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

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

This information was last checked on 1/25/22. 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 from London to Hamburg.

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

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

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 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 self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

The above information about your return travel to London, United Kingdom was last verified on 1/25/22. 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 London from Hamburg.

How do I go from London to Hamburg?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Hamburg from London. You can take a flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to travel between London and Hamburg?

The cheapest way to travel from London to Hamburg is by taking a flight with an average price of $10 (€8).

This is compared to other travel options to Hamburg:

A flight is $71 (€59) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from London to Hamburg costing on average $81 (€67).

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

The fastest way to get to Hamburg from London is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 25 min.

Other travel options to Hamburg can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 18 h 50 min   of travel time.

How far is Hamburg from London?

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

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

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

  • Most travelers who buy a plane ticket from London to Hamburg depart from London Heathrow Airport to Hamburg Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their bus from London, Hammersmith Bridge Road and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Which travel operators can get me to Hamburg from London?

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

  • Travel with Ryanair for flights to Hamburg. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Ryanair London to Hamburg tickets on Omio for $10 (€8).
  • Flixbus can take you to Hamburg by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from London to Hamburg for $81 (€67).

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from London to Hamburg?

Many of our customers traveling from London to Hamburg don't make Hamburg their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Hamburg are Berlin, Copenhagen or Amsterdam, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Hamburg to any of these top destinations today!

When should I book a ticket from London to Hamburg online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $10 (€8) one way for this trip.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $81 (€67) one way for this trip.

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