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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Amsterdam

distanceDistance285 miles (460 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Birmingham to Amsterdam cover the 285 miles (460 km) long route taking on average 6 h 49 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Birmingham, United Kingdom to Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Travel between Birmingham, United Kingdom and Amsterdam, Netherlands by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Netherlands 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 Netherlands from Birmingham?

Conditions of entry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

When traveling in Netherlands, 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 1/20/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Amsterdam from Birmingham before traveling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Birmingham, United Kingdom from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Amsterdam to Birmingham is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Netherlands?

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Amsterdam?

What are the 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
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Birmingham, United Kingdom?

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

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

Last checked on 1/19/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Birmingham from Amsterdam here.

How far is it from Birmingham to Amsterdam by train?

The distance to Amsterdam from Birmingham by train is approximately 285 miles (460 km).

How long is the train between Birmingham and Amsterdam?

On average the Birmingham to Amsterdam train travel time is 6 h 49 min  for the 285 miles (460 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What train station in Birmingham goes to Amsterdam? What train station do I come into Amsterdam from Birmingham?

When taking a train from Birmingham, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street. When you arrive in Amsterdam, your train can arrive in train stations including Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Birmingham New Street   to Amsterdam Centraal.

Where is the Birmingham train station located? Where is the Amsterdam train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Birmingham New Street and travel around 0.2 miles (399 m) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Amsterdam Centraal and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (916 m) from the train station to the city center in Amsterdam.

How many trains are there from Birmingham to Amsterdam a day?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Birmingham to Amsterdam. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Birmingham
Amsterdam
Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Birmingham for your trip to Amsterdam.
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