How to get from Hamburg to Leiden

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Travel Information from Hamburg to Leiden

distanceDistance249 miles (402 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • £153 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 249 miles (402 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train from Hamburg to Leiden. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Hamburg to Leiden.

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FAQs

International travel from Hamburg, Germany to Leiden, Netherlands is: Fully open.

Can I enter Netherlands if coming from Germany?

Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Leiden if travelling from Hamburg?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Leiden, Netherlands due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Netherlands must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Hamburg and Leiden.

The current restriction level for returning to Hamburg, Germany from Netherlands is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Hamburg, Germany from Leiden, Netherlands?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Hamburg from Leiden?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Hamburg, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 01/07/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Hamburg from Leiden here.

You can travel between Hamburg and Leiden 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.

A ferry service offers the cheapest way to travel from Hamburg to Leiden, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Leiden:

A ferry journey is usually £22 less than a journey to Leiden by coach, which costs on average £22 for the same trip.

A ferry is £153 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Hamburg to Leiden costing on average £153.

A ferry journey is usually £30 less than a journey to Leiden by train, which costs on average £30 for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Leiden from Hamburg is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 5 min.

There are alternative travel options to Leiden that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 5 h 40 min   of travel time.

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In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 5 h 46 min.

Leiden is approximately 249 miles (402 km) away from Hamburg.

The average frequency per day from Hamburg to Leiden is:

  • Around 7 coaches per day.
  • 7 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Hamburg to Leiden as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Hamburg to Leiden:

  • Most travellers catch their train from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Leiden Centraal.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Hamburg to Leiden, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Leiden by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Hamburg to Leiden for £22 on Omio.
  • Eurowings can take you to Leiden by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Eurowings from Hamburg to Leiden for £153.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn with connection for trains to Leiden. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn with connection Hamburg to Leiden tickets on Omio for £30.
Omio customers who travel from Hamburg to Leiden often also extend their holiday to go to Amsterdam, Brussels or The Hague. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Leiden and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip to Leiden from Hamburg, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £22 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £153 one way.
  • Ferry tickets are costing on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £30 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Hamburg to Leiden online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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