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.
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6 h 16 m
7 h 30 m
Trains per day
Of the 6 trains that leave Hamburg for Leiden every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||249 miles (402 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 27 min|
|Average train ticket price||£28 (€31)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Hamburg to Leiden cover the 249 miles (402 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 27 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £28, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £24. Travellers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Leiden Centraal.
Deutsche Bahn trains will get you to Leiden from Hamburg from £24. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
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 to Leiden from 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.
Train information from Hamburg to Leiden with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel between Hamburg, Germany and Leiden, Netherlands by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Leiden from Hamburg before travelling.
The restriction level for your return train to Hamburg, Germany from Leiden is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 28/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Hamburg from Leiden closer to your date of departure here.
When taking a train from Hamburg, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. When you arrive in Leiden, your train can arrive in train stations including Leiden Centraal, Leiden Lammenschans and Leiden, Transferium.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Hamburg Hbf to Leiden Centraal.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Hamburg Hbf, is located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre of Hamburg.
The most popular arrival train station, Leiden Centraal, is located 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre of Leiden.
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