|Distance||448 miles (722 km)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from London to Hamburg cover the 448 miles (722 km) long route taking on average 10 h 48 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.
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Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your London to Hamburg train.
Train information from London to Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn:
Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets between London and Hamburg and when travelling by train:
London to Hamburg is a train ride that can be completed in under a day. Although there are no direct services, it is possible to make only two changes, often at Brussels and Cologne. The fastest overall journey time is around 9 hours but the average time to complete the 723 km trip is 14 hours 46 minutes. Service times vary but the earliest departure from London is around 6:50 a.m. and the latest at 8:00 p.m. Trains leave every one to two hours.
Departure Station: London St Pancras Located in the centre of London, St Pancras is easily reachable via tube, bus, taxi and the national rail network. There are also limited car parking facilities at St Pancras, accessible from Euston Road.
Arrival Station: Hamburg Hauptbahnhof Located on the Wallring, in central Hamburg, Hamburg Hauptbahnhof is ideally placed for both the Altstadt and St Georg. Transport for those going further afield is plentiful: U-bahn and S-bahn services both run from the station, as does a 24-hour local bus service. There is also a taxi rank.
Travel between London, United Kingdom and Hamburg, Germany by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 25/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from London to Hamburg before travelling.
Return travel from Germany to United Kingdom is: Partially open.
Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 25/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to London from Hamburg.
Some of the London train stations to Hamburg you can start your journey from include London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Hamburg include Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria and arriving in Hamburg Hbf.
Passengers board their train most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Hamburg Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the train station to the city centre in Hamburg.
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