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Train Information to Hamburg from Sankt Gallen

distanceDistance425 miles (685 km)
durationAverage train duration11 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price£44 (€50)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Sankt Gallen to Hamburg cover the 425 miles (685 km) long trip taking on average 11 h 28 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £44. Travellers depart most frequently from St. Gallen and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Train companies

Train between Sankt Gallen and Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you between Sankt Gallen and Hamburg from £17. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Travel 425 miles (685 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) between Sankt Gallen and Hamburg. Check the DB train timetable for your trip between Sankt Gallen and Hamburg on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Sankt Gallen to Hamburg you can pay as low as £17.

Deutsche Bahn is the main operator of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

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, toilets are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

When you buy your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Sankt Gallen and Hamburg don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Sankt Gallen to Hamburg
Travel by train to Hamburg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Sankt Gallen to Hamburg.
FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Hamburg from Sankt Gallen?

Travel by train between Sankt Gallen, Switzerland and Hamburg, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Hamburg from Sankt Gallen restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Sankt Gallen?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 20/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Hamburg from Sankt Gallen closer to your date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Switzerland from Hamburg, Germany?

The restriction level for your return train to Sankt Gallen, Switzerland from Hamburg is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Sankt Gallen 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 Switzerland from Hamburg?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Sankt Gallen, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland 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 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Sankt Gallen from Hamburg closer to your date of departure here.

How much do cheap train tickets between Sankt Gallen and Hamburg cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Sankt Gallen and Hamburg to cost as little as £17  in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of train tickets between Sankt Gallen and Hamburg?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Sankt Gallen to Hamburg train price to come in at an average of £44  one way.
How far is it from Sankt Gallen to Hamburg by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Sankt Gallen to Hamburg via train to be approximately 425 miles (685 km).
How many hours does it take from Sankt Gallen to Hamburg by train?
The train time to Hamburg from Sankt Gallen is on average 11 h 28 min  for the 425 miles (685 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Sankt Gallen and Hamburg by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Sankt Gallen to Hamburg do I depart from? Which Hamburg train station from Sankt Gallen do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Sankt Gallen to start your journey from including St. Gallen, St. Gallen (CH), Lagerstrasse/Bhf and St. Gallen, Poststrasse. In Hamburg you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from St. Gallen   and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Where is the train station in Sankt Gallen? Where is the train station in Hamburg?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called St. Gallen, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Sankt Gallen.

The most popular arrival train station, Hamburg Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre of Hamburg.

Which train providers can take me between Sankt Gallen and Hamburg?
For the best Sankt Gallen to Hamburg train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Hamburg from Sankt Gallen to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains are there from Sankt Gallen to Hamburg a day?
The average number of trains departing Sankt Gallen for Hamburg is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Sankt Gallen to Hamburg?
The first Sankt Gallen to Hamburg train departs at 14: 45   and the last train from Sankt Gallen to Hamburg leaves at 18: 37. Check out the most up-to-date Sankt Gallen to Hamburg train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
When should I buy Sankt Gallen Hamburg train tickets to score the best deals?
If you buy Sankt Gallen to Hamburg train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £44. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Sankt Gallen to Hamburg. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Sankt Gallen
Hamburg
St. Gallen is the most popular Sankt Gallen 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 Sankt Gallen for your journey to Hamburg.

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