The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Ghent to Hamburg will cost around £ 77 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 56.
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It's difficult to get from Ghent to Hamburg without changing at least 2 times.
|Distance||317 miles (511 km)|
|Average train duration||8 h 53 min|
|Average train ticket price||£44 (€50)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Ghent to Hamburg cover the 317 miles (511 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 53 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £44, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £30. Travellers depart most frequently from Gent St Pieters and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.
You can travel by train between Ghent and Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn for as low as £30. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Ghent to Hamburg. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Ghent to Hamburg train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets from Ghent to Hamburg and when travelling by train:
Travel between Ghent, Belgium and Hamburg, Germany by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 06/12/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Ghent and Hamburg before travelling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Hamburg to Ghent is: Partially open
Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 07/12/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Hamburg to Ghent train here.
There are a few train stations in Ghent to start your journey from including Gent St Pieters and Gent-Dampoort. In Hamburg you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Gent St Pieters and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Gent St Pieters, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city centre of Ghent. The most popular arrival train station in Hamburg, called Hamburg Hbf, is located around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from its city centre.
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