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Overview: Train from Hamburg to Manchester

distanceDistance501 miles (808 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Hamburg to Manchester cover the 501 miles (808 km) long trip taking on average 16 h 42 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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FAQs

Travel by train between Hamburg, Germany and Manchester, United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Manchester from Hamburg restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Entry Requirements:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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

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

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

The above information was last checked on 24/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Manchester from Hamburg closer to your date of departure here.

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

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

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

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

The government of Germany 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 24/05/2022. 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 Manchester to Hamburg train here.

When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Manchester from Hamburg via train to be approximately 501 miles (808 km).
The train time to Manchester from Hamburg is on average 16 h 42 min  for the 501 miles (808 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Hamburg to Manchester by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Hamburg, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. When arriving in Manchester, you can end your journey in train stations like Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria.

Omio customers book a train from Hamburg Hbf   to Manchester Piccadilly   most frequently for this route.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Hamburg Hbf, located approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre of Hamburg. The most popular arrival train station in Manchester, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from its city centre.

On average, there are 2 trains a day from Hamburg to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Hamburg
Manchester
Hamburg Hbf is the most popular Hamburg 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 Hamburg for your journey to Manchester.
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+49 4039184400
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Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 30 | Sat - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 15
Public transport options for Hamburg Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U3, U4
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S11, S21, S31
Bus lines: 2, 5, 6, 16, 17, 19, 112, X35, 31, 37
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FLX, NJ, RE, RB, IRE

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