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Train Information 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 route 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
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Hamburg and Manchester?

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

Can I enter United Kingdom from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 Manchester, United Kingdom?

All travellers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 20/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Manchester from Hamburg as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Hamburg, Germany from Manchester, United Kingdom?

The restriction level for your return train to Hamburg, Germany from Manchester is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Hamburg from Manchester restricted?

International entry 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?

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 20/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Hamburg from Manchester closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance to Manchester from Hamburg via train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Hamburg to Manchester via train to be approximately 501 miles (808 km).
How long does it take from Hamburg to Manchester by train?
The Hamburg to Manchester train duration is on average 16 h 42 min, which is to be expected when travelling 501 miles (808 km) between Hamburg and Manchester. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
What station does the Hamburg to Manchester train leave from? Which Manchester train station do I come into from Hamburg?

There are a few train stations in Hamburg to start your trip from including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. In Manchester you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf   and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Where is the train station in Hamburg? Where is the train station in Manchester?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Hamburg Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre of Hamburg.

The most popular arrival train station, Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Manchester.

How many trains are there to Manchester from Hamburg a day?
The average number of trains departing Hamburg for Manchester is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

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.
Amenities at station
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LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 30 | Sat - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 15
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 2, 5, 6, 16, 17, 19, 112, X35, 31, 37
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FLX, NJ, RE, RB, IRE
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S11, S21, S31
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U3, U4