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Travel Information between Ostend and Hamburg

distanceDistance339 miles (547 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$41 - $48
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $41 (€34) • 8 h 34 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $41 (€34) • 8 h 34 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 339 miles (547 km) to Hamburg from Ostend. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Ostend to Hamburg.

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FAQs

Does Germany have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling between Ostend and Hamburg?

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

Is international entry into Hamburg from Ostend 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 Ostend?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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 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 12/8/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Hamburg from Ostend 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 Ostend, Belgium from Hamburg, Germany?

The restriction level for your return to Ostend, Belgium from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Ostend from Hamburg restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Belgium:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • 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 issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Ostend, Belgium?

You should observe these safety measures in Belgium 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 Belgium was last checked on 12/7/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Ostend from Hamburg closer to your date of departure here.

How do I get from Ostend to Hamburg?

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

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

The cheapest way to get from Ostend to Hamburg is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $41 (€34) compared to other travel options to Hamburg:

A train is generally $7 (€5) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $48 (€40) from Ostend to Hamburg.

What is the quickest way from Ostend to Hamburg?

The fastest way from Ostend to Hamburg is by train with an average journey time of 8 h 34 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 17 h 40 min   of travel time.

How far is Hamburg from Ostend?

Hamburg is approximately 339 miles (547 km) away from Ostend.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Ostend to Hamburg?

The average frequency per day from Ostend to Hamburg is:

  • 7 trains per day.

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

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

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

    Which travel companies can take me from Ostend to Hamburg?

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

    • You can travel to Hamburg from Ostend by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $48 (€40) with Flixbus from Ostend to Hamburg.
    • You can travel by train to Hamburg from Ostend with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Ostend to Hamburg tickets for $41 (€34) on Omio.

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

    Omio customers who travel from Ostend to Hamburg often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Copenhagen or Amsterdam. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Hamburg and these popular destinations at a great price.

    When should I purchase a ticket from Ostend to Hamburg online to score the best deals?

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

    • A bus ticket costs $48 (€40) one way on average for this route.
    • A train ticket costs $41 (€34) one way on average for this trip.

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

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