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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Berlin

distanceDistance641 miles (1034 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Birmingham to Berlin cover the 641 miles (1034 km) long journey taking on average 14 h 48 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Berlin Hbf.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Birmingham and Berlin?

Travel by train between Birmingham, United Kingdom and Berlin, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Berlin from Birmingham restricted?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Birmingham?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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

What are the safety rules to follow in Berlin, 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 1/23/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Berlin from Birmingham closer to your date of departure here

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

The restriction level for your return train to Birmingham, United Kingdom from Berlin is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Birmingham from Berlin 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 United Kingdom from Berlin?

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 1/23/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Birmingham from Berlin closer to your date of departure here here.

What is the distance to Berlin from Birmingham by train?

The Birmingham to Berlin train distance is approximately 641 miles (1034 km).

How long is the train from Birmingham to Berlin?

The train time between Birmingham and Berlin is on average 14 h 48 min  for the 641 miles (1034 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Berlin from Birmingham by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure train station in Birmingham and arrival train station in Berlin?

When taking the train to Berlin from Birmingham, you can choose to depart from train stations like Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street. Your route can end in train stations such as Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Birmingham New Street   and arrive in Berlin Hbf.

Where is the departure train station in Birmingham located? Where is the arrival train station in Berlin located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Birmingham New Street, located approximately 0.2 miles (399 m) from the city center of Birmingham. The most popular arrival train station in Berlin, called Berlin Hbf, is located around 1.7 miles (2.8 km) away from its city center.

How many train services are there to Berlin from Birmingham a day?

The average number of trains departing Birmingham for Berlin is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Birmingham
Berlin
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 Berlin.
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Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales