Cheap train tickets from Ghent to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for 8 Dec

Cheapest

£56

Average

£77

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.

Cheapest
11:38Ghent St Pieters7h35 19:13Hamburg Hbf
2 changes
£561One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:23Ghent St Pieters8h51 17:14Hamburg Hbf
3 changes
£581One-way
2nd Cheapest
22:23Ghent St Pieters13h50 12:13Hamburg Hbf
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£581One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:23Ghent St Pieters8h50 19:13Hamburg Hbf
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£581One-way
2nd Cheapest
12:23Ghent St Pieters8h51 21:14Hamburg Hbf
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£581One-way

Train schedule Ghent to Hamburg

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05:38Ghent St Pieters7h17 12:55Hamburg Hbf
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05:38Ghent St Pieters7h36 13:14Hamburg Hbf
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07:47Ghent St Pieters7h07 14:54Hamburg Hbf
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08:23Ghent St Pieters8h51 17:14Hamburg Hbf
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08:27Ghent St Pieters8h47 17:14Hamburg Hbf
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09:38Ghent St Pieters7h16 16:54Hamburg Hbf
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09:38Ghent St Pieters7h36 17:14Hamburg Hbf
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10:23Ghent St Pieters8h50 19:13Hamburg Hbf
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10:27Ghent St Pieters8h46 19:13Hamburg Hbf
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11:38Ghent St Pieters7h35 19:13Hamburg Hbf
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11:38Ghent St Pieters7h15 18:53Hamburg Hbf
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12:23Ghent St Pieters8h51 21:14Hamburg Hbf
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12:27Ghent St Pieters8h47 21:14Hamburg Hbf
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13:27Ghent St Pieters8h47 22:14Hamburg Hbf
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13:38Ghent St Pieters7h20 20:58Hamburg Hbf
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13:38Ghent St Pieters7h36 21:14Hamburg Hbf
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14:23Ghent St Pieters8h53 23:16Hamburg Hbf
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14:27Ghent St Pieters8h49 23:16Hamburg Hbf
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15:39Ghent St Pieters7h15 22:54Hamburg Hbf
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15:39Ghent St Pieters7h37 23:16Hamburg Hbf
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17:38Ghent St Pieters11h43 05:21Hamburg Hbf
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19:23Ghent St Pieters11h28 06:51Hamburg Hbf
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20:23Ghent St Pieters12h10 08:33Hamburg Hbf
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20:23Ghent St Pieters12h51 09:14Hamburg Hbf
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22:23Ghent St Pieters13h50 12:13Hamburg Hbf
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22:23Ghent St Pieters13h50 12:13Hamburg Hbf
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Tue
7 Dec
£30Deutsche Bahn
£41Flixbus
£285Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
8 Dec
£56Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
£93Eurowings
Thu
9 Dec
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£22Flixbus
£130KLM
Fri
10 Dec
£47Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
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11 Dec
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£32Flixbus
£130KLM
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15 Dec
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£37Brussels Airlines
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16 Dec
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£32Flixbus
£37Brussels Airlines
Fri
17 Dec
£33Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
£37Brussels Airlines
Sat
18 Dec
£30Deutsche Bahn
£31Flixbus
£77Brussels Airlines
Sun
19 Dec
£33Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
£82Brussels Airlines
Tue
21 Dec
£30Deutsche Bahn with connection
£31Flixbus
£116KLM
Wed
22 Dec
£55Deutsche Bahn
£44Flixbus
£63Lufthansa
Thu
23 Dec
£62Deutsche Bahn
£44Flixbus
£63Brussels Airlines
Fri
24 Dec
£30Deutsche Bahn
£40Flixbus
£102Brussels Airlines
Sat
25 Dec
£30Deutsche Bahn with connection
£31Flixbus
£53Brussels Airlines
Mon
27 Dec
£47Deutsche Bahn
£75Flixbus
£37Brussels Airlines

Fastest train times from Ghent to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for 8 Dec

Fastest Journey

7 h 7 m

Average

9 h 6 m

Trains per day

26

Distance

512 km

It's difficult to get from Ghent to Hamburg without changing at least 2 times.

Fastest
07:47Ghent St Pieters7h07 14:54Hamburg Hbf
3 changes
£691One-way
2nd Fastest
15:39Ghent St Pieters7h15 22:54Hamburg Hbf
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£691One-way
2nd Fastest
11:38Ghent St Pieters7h15 18:53Hamburg Hbf
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£691One-way
09:38Ghent St Pieters7h16 16:54Hamburg Hbf
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£691One-way
05:38Ghent St Pieters7h17 12:55Hamburg Hbf
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£691One-way

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Overview: Train from Ghent to Hamburg

distanceDistance317 miles (511 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 53 min
priceAverage train ticket price£44 (€50)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche 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.

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Deutsche Bahn trains Ghent to Hamburg

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

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:

  • Average Duration: 11 h 17 min
  • Average Price: £30
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

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:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

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FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Ghent, Belgium to Hamburg, Germany?

Travel between Ghent, Belgium and Hamburg, Germany by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Germany from Belgium?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Ghent?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 safety rules to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

When travelling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

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.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Belgium from Hamburg, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Hamburg to Ghent is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Belgium from Germany?

Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Hamburg?

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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 safety rules to follow in Ghent, Belgium?

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

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

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.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Ghent to Hamburg?
You can find a cheap train from Ghent to Hamburg for some dates and times for as low as £30  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Ghent to Hamburg on average?
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Ghent to Hamburg train to cost on average £44  one way.
How many miles is it from Ghent to Hamburg by train?
The train distance from Ghent to Hamburg is around 317 miles (511 km).
What is the average Ghent to Hamburg train duration?
The Ghent to Hamburg train duration is on average 8 h 53 min, which is to be expected when travelling 317 miles (511 km) from Ghent to Hamburg. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in Ghent and arrival train station in Hamburg?

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.

Where is the departure train station in Ghent located? Where is the arrival train station in Hamburg located?

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.

Which train companies can get me from Ghent to Hamburg?
For the best Ghent to Hamburg train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Ghent to Hamburg to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains are there from Ghent to Hamburg a day?
On average, there are 7 trains a day from Ghent to Hamburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Ghent to Hamburg? When can I take the last train for the day?
The first Ghent to Hamburg train departs at 11: 23   and the last train from Ghent to Hamburg leaves at 21: 24. Check out the most up-to-date Ghent to Hamburg train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets from Ghent to Hamburg for the best deals?
You can find a train to Hamburg from Ghent to cost on average £44 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Ghent to Hamburg train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Ghent
Hamburg
Gent St Pieters is the most popular Ghent railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Ghent for your journey to Hamburg.

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