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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 27 Sep we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:20Hamburg Airport1h45 08:05London Heathrow Airport
0 changes
£2171One-way
Cheapest
23:37Hamburg Hbf45h02 19:39London St Pancras International
5 changes
£1391One-way
Other options
15:15Hamburg Airport4h15 18:30London Heathrow Airport
1 changes
£2681One-way
14:55Hamburg Airport4h00 17:55London Heathrow Airport
1 changes
£2741One-way
14:00Hamburg Airport3h40 16:40London Heathrow Airport
1 changes
£2731One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mon
27 Sep
£171KLM
Tue
28 Sep
£166Eurowings
Wed
29 Sep
£93Ryanair
Thu
30 Sep
£155Ryanair
Fri
1 Oct
£93Ryanair
Sat
2 Oct
£235regional jet
Sun
3 Oct
£54Eurowings
Mon
4 Oct
£54British Airways
Tue
5 Oct
£113British Airways
Wed
6 Oct
£35Ryanair
Thu
7 Oct
£30Ryanair
Fri
8 Oct
£35Ryanair
Sat
9 Oct
£108regional jet
Sun
10 Oct
£35Ryanair
Mon
11 Oct
£35Ryanair
Tue
12 Oct
£41British Airways
Wed
13 Oct
£16Ryanair
Thu
14 Oct
£22Ryanair
Fri
15 Oct
£39Ryanair
Sat
16 Oct
£136KLM

Travel Information from Hamburg to London

distanceDistance448 miles (722 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£16 - £81
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £16 • 1 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £16 • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Ryanair

Take a coach or flight to travel 448 miles (722 km) to London from Hamburg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Ryanair among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Hamburg to London.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Hamburg, Germany and London, United Kingdom allowed?

Travel between Hamburg, Germany and London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Germany enter United Kingdom?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to London from Hamburg?

Conditions of entry into United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in London, United Kingdom?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 25/09/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to London from Hamburg.

Are there restrictions on reentering Germany from London, United Kingdom due to the coronavirus pandemic?

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

Is my journey back to Hamburg from London restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Hamburg from London?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 25/09/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Hamburg from London closer to your date of departure here.

How do you get from Hamburg to London?

There are 2 ways to travel from Hamburg to London including taking a coach or flight.

What is the cheapest way from Hamburg to London?

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Hamburg to London, which costs on average £16.

This is compared to other ways of getting to London:

A flight is £64 less than a coach for this route with tickets for a coach from Hamburg to London costing on average £81.

What is the fastest way to London from Hamburg?

The fastest way to get to London from Hamburg is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 30 min.

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

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How far is London from Hamburg?

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Hamburg and in London?

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

  • Most travellers who purchase a coach ticket from Hamburg to London depart from Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf to London, Victoria Coach Station.
  • Most travellers board their plane from Hamburg Airport and arrive in London Heathrow Airport.
Which travel operators can get me from Hamburg to London?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Hamburg to London:

  • You can travel by coach to London from Hamburg with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Hamburg to London tickets for £81 on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane from Hamburg to London with Ryanair, and you can find Ryanair Hamburg to London tickets for £16 on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly to London from Hamburg?

Yes, there are direct services available from Hamburg to London with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by plane with Ryanair or Eurowings.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to London as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to London from Hamburg.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Hamburg to London?
Omio customers who travel from Hamburg to London often also extend their holiday to go to Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between London and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I buy tickets from Hamburg to London online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Hamburg to London, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £81 one way for this route.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £16 one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Hamburg to London tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Hamburg
London
Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.
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