How to travel from Southampton to Hamburg

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Travel Information to Hamburg from Southampton

distanceDistance515 miles (831 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$1 - $988
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $1 (€1) • 15 h 36 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $988 (€879) • 7 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesKLM

Travel 515 miles (831 km) by bus, flight or train to Hamburg from Southampton. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 7 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $1 (€1). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are KLM among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Southampton to Hamburg.

Travel Tips: Travel from Southampton to Hamburg

Travel Tips: Travel to Hamburg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Southampton to Hamburg.

Travel between Southampton, United Kingdom and Hamburg, Germany is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from United Kingdom enter Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

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: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 3/22/23. 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 Southampton and Hamburg.

The current restriction level for returning to Southampton, United Kingdom from Germany is: Unrestricted.

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

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

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

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Southampton, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

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

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 3/22/23. 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 Southampton from Hamburg here.

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Southampton to Hamburg. You can take a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Hamburg is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $1 (€1) compared to other travel options to Hamburg:

Taking a train is about $55 (€49) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $56 (€50) for this journey.

A train is generally $987 (€878) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $988 (€879) from Southampton to Hamburg.

The fastest way to get to Hamburg from Southampton is by flight with an average travel time of 7 h 30 min.

Other travel options to Hamburg can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 15 h 36 min   on average.

The distance is approximately 515 miles (831 km) from Southampton to Hamburg.

The average frequency per day from Southampton to Hamburg is:

  • 4 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Southampton, Coach Station to Hamburg, Bahnsteig Gleis 13 + 14.
  • Most travelers who buy a plane ticket from Southampton to Hamburg depart from Southampton Airport to Hamburg Airport.
  • Most travelers take a train from Southampton Central to Hamburg Hbf.

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

  • KLM can get you to Hamburg by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with KLM from Southampton to Hamburg for $988 (€879) on Omio.
Many of our customers traveling from Southampton to Hamburg don't make Hamburg their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Hamburg are Berlin, Copenhagen or Munich, 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 planning your trip from Southampton to Hamburg, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $56 (€50) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing $988 (€879) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $1 (€1) one way.

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

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