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Coach Information from London to Hamburg

distanceDistance448 miles (722 km)
durationAverage coach duration20 h 30 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£85 (€97)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus or Eurolines France

Coaches from London to Hamburg cover the 448 miles (722 km) long route taking on average 20 h 30 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or Eurolines France. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £85, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £66. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.

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London to Hamburg with FlixBus

Travel between London and Hamburg from £66 with Omio’s coach partners FlixBus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

    These are FlixBus 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach between London and Hamburg:

    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
    • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
    • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Coach from London to Hamburg

    While travelling by bus from London to Hamburg can take between 18 and 20 hours, it is a relaxing and cost-effective way of making the journey and a chance to enjoy some of Europe's scenery en route. FlixBus offers up to seven daily departures which start mid-morning and continue until late evening. All routes involve crossing either the English Channel or the North Sea and a connection in mainland Europe. Departures are from London Victoria Coach Station with arrivals at Hamburg Central Bus Station (ZOB).

    How long is the journey by bus from London to Hamburg?

    The bus from London to Hamburg takes between 18 and 20 hours to complete the journey. All routes require one connection and these are made at Brussels, Rotterdam, Amsterdam, Dortmund, Dusseldorf or Frankfurt am Main.

    How many coaches are there from London to Hamburg?

    There are between three and seven buses from London to Hamburg every day of the week. These all involve one connection en route. Departures are spread throughout the day from mid-morning until late in the evening. 

    What is/are the departure and arrival stations for buses from London to Hamburg?

    Departure bus station: The bus from London to Hamburg departs from London Victoria Coach Station. London Victoria Coach Station is a walk of about 10 minutes from London Victoria Train Station and both are centrally located within the city. Many of London's historic and cultural attractions as well as several hotels are on the doorstep. Together the bus and train station are connected to an extensive and efficient transport network of local, regional and intercity trains, local and long-distance buses and London Underground services. There is a good range of facilities at London Victoria Coach Station. These include car parking, taxi ranks, car hire desks, ticket desks and automatic ticket machines, toilets and showers, luggage storage, tourist information, waiting areas, ATMs, bars, cafes and kiosk shops. Further shops, eateries and services can be found at London Victoria Train Station and in the surrounding streets. All areas of the coach station have step-free access via lifts and accessible toilets are available.

    Arrival bus station: The bus from London to Hamburg completes its journey at Hamburg ZOB Bus Station. This is adjacent to Hamburg Hbf, the city's main train station and just a few minutes walk from many of the city's tourist attractions. Hamburg has an extensive transport network made up of local and regional buses and suburban trains as well as S-Bahn and U-Bahn services. Six ferry routes also link different parts of the city. Together Hamburg bus and train stations form one of the busiest transport hubs in Germany. Among their facilities are car parking, car hire desks, taxi ranks, wifi, toilets and showers, passenger lounges and waiting areas, ticket offices, luggage storage lockers, ATMs, tourist information and a good choice of places to shop, drink and dine. There are accessible toilets at the stations while all areas have step-free access via lifts and escalators. 

    Which coach providers travel from London to Hamburg?

    The bus route from London to Hamburg is operated by FlixBus.

     FlixBus London to Hamburg

    FlixBus is a large international travel company that operates numerous bus routes across the United Kingdom and mainland Europe. There are up to seven departures a day from London Victoria Coach Station to Hamburg with journey times of between 18 and 20 hours. Departures start mid-morning and continue until late evening. All routes require one connection which is made in a European city such as Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Dusseldorf or Frankfurt am Main.

    London to Hamburg Coach: Services on Board

    FlixBus operates an extensive fleet of modern safe coaches with comfortable seating and generous legroom. Standard tickets only are available although individual seat reservations may be made at the time of booking or at any time prior to departure. Passengers can travel with up to two large suitcases which are stored in the hold while hand baggage and personal effects can be taken on board and placed in either the overhead luggage racks or under the seat. There is an extra charge for foldable bicycles. These must go in the hold of the coach and there is an additional charge for their carriage. Onboard facilities include toilets, wifi, power outlets, individual lighting and heating or air-conditioning as required. No animals including service animals are allowed inside FlixBus coaches. There is no onboard wheelchair space but foldable wheelchairs can be stored free of charge in the hold.

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    FAQs
    What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my coach to Hamburg from London?

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

    Can I enter Germany from United Kingdom?

    International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from London?

    Conditions of entry:

    • 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 safety rules to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

    All travellers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

    The information above was last checked on 25/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your coach to Hamburg from London as this information can change.

    Are there restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Germany by coach?

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

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to London from Hamburg?

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

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Hamburg?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
    • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

    What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

    The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

    Last checked on 25/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your coach to London from Hamburg.

    What is the price of the cheapest coach from London to Hamburg?
    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach between London and Hamburg for the next 7 days starting from £66  one way.
    What is the average price of coach tickets to Hamburg from London?
    If you are looking to buy your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the London to Hamburg coach to cost on average £85  one way.
    How many miles is it from London to Hamburg by coach?
    The coach distance from London to Hamburg is around 448 miles (722 km).
    How long is the coach journey between London and Hamburg?
    The coach time from London to Hamburg is on average 20 h 30 min  for the 448 miles (722 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between London and Hamburg by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
    What station does the London to Hamburg coach leave from? Which Hamburg coach station do I come into from London?

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.

    Where is the London coach station located? Where is the Hamburg coach station located?

    Passengers board their coach most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this coach station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the coach station to the city centre in Hamburg.

    Which coach companies can get me from London to Hamburg?
    For the best London to Hamburg coach to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus or Eurolines France. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from London to Hamburg to compare what amenities they may offer.
    When can I take the first coach from London to Hamburg? When can I take the last coach for the day?
    The earliest coach for this journey departs from London at 09: 00. The last coach leaves from London at 19: 30. Check Omio for the latest coach times from London to Hamburg and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    How far in advance should I book a coach ticket to Hamburg from London to get the best deals?
    If you purchase a coach ticket between London and Hamburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £85 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets to Hamburg from London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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