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Train Information between Manchester and Hamburg

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

Trains from Manchester to Hamburg cover the 501 miles (808 km) long trip taking on average 14 h 51 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Hamburg from Manchester?

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

What is the status of international entry into Germany from United Kingdom?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

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 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 Manchester to Hamburg before travelling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Hamburg, Germany to Manchester, United Kingdom?

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

Is my return train into Manchester from Hamburg restricted?

International entry is allowed for: 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 reentry:

  • 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?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 25/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Manchester from Hamburg closer to your date of departure here.

How many miles is it from Manchester to Hamburg by train?
The Manchester to Hamburg train distance is approximately 501 miles (808 km).
How long is the train journey from Manchester to Hamburg?
The train time between Manchester and Hamburg is on average 14 h 51 min  for the 501 miles (808 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Hamburg from Manchester by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from Manchester to Hamburg, which train station in Manchester do I depart from and which train station in Hamburg do I arrive in?

Some of the Manchester train stations to Hamburg you can start your journey from include Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road. 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 Manchester Piccadilly   and arriving in Hamburg Hbf.

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

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Manchester Piccadilly and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Hamburg most often arrive at Hamburg Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from this train station to the city centre.

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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Hamburg
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester 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 Manchester for your journey to Hamburg.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
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Ticket office hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales