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from Hamburg to London

You can get from Hamburg to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Hamburg to London on 19 Jan we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:00Hamburg Airport3h45 20:45London Heathrow Airport
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£2431One-way
Cheapest
19:20Hamburg Airport4h35 22:55London Heathrow Airport
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£2381One-way
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11:00Hamburg Airport4h45 14:45London Heathrow Airport
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£2431One-way
13:15Hamburg Airport4h50 17:05London Heathrow Airport
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£2381One-way
18:05Hamburg Airport5h50 22:55London Heathrow Airport
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£2381One-way

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Thu
20 Jan
£90Cityjet
Fri
21 Jan
£90regional jet
Sat
22 Jan
£90regional jet
Sun
23 Jan
£174KLM
Mon
24 Jan
£90regional jet
Tue
25 Jan
£90regional jet
Wed
26 Jan
£90regional jet
Thu
27 Jan
£90Cityjet
Fri
28 Jan
£90regional jet
Sat
29 Jan
£90regional jet
Sun
30 Jan
£70Eurowings
Mon
31 Jan
£90regional jet
Tue
1 Feb
£77British Airways
Wed
2 Feb
£7Ryanair
Thu
3 Feb
£7Ryanair
Fri
4 Feb
£12Ryanair
Sat
5 Feb
£7Ryanair
Sun
6 Feb
£7Ryanair
Mon
7 Feb
£7Ryanair

Travel Information from Hamburg to London

distanceDistance448 miles (722 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£80 - £92
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £80 • 1 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £80 • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair or Flixbus

Travel 448 miles (722 km) by flight or coach to London from Hamburg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £80. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Ryanair or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Hamburg to London.

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FAQs

What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for London, United Kingdom if I’m coming from Hamburg, Germany?

Travel from Hamburg, Germany to London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into London from Hamburg restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to London, United Kingdom from Hamburg?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in London, United Kingdom?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 17/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Hamburg to London closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Hamburg, Germany from London, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for returning to Hamburg, Germany from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Hamburg, Germany from London, United Kingdom?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self 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)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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 17/01/2022. 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 London here.

How do I go from Hamburg to London?

You can travel to London from Hamburg 2 different ways: flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way from Hamburg to London?

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Hamburg to London. Tickets for a flight cost on average £80.

This is compared to other travel options to London:

A flight is £12 less than a coach for this route with tickets for a coach from Hamburg to London costing on average £92.

What is the fastest way to London from Hamburg?

The quickest way to travel between Hamburg and London is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 21 h 15 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Hamburg to London?

The Hamburg to London distance is approximately 448 miles (722 km).

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Hamburg to London?

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

  • Most travellers take a flight from Hamburg Airport to London Heathrow Airport.
  • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from Hamburg to London depart from Hamburg Hbf to London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.

Who can get me from Hamburg to London?

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

  • Travel with Ryanair for flights to London. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Ryanair Hamburg to London tickets on Omio for £80.
  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to London. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Hamburg to London tickets on Omio for £92.

Is there a way to travel directly from Hamburg to London?

Yes, there are direct routes from Hamburg to London with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flight services to London with Eurowings.
  • You can find a direct coach to London with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to London tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this route.

Where should I go next after I travel from Hamburg to London?

Your journey from Hamburg to London doesn't have to end in London. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you’d like to add Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels to your Hamburg to London trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from London today!

How early should I book Hamburg to London tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost £80 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £92 one way.

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