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Train Information to Birmingham from Brussels

distanceDistance290 miles (467 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Brussels to Birmingham cover the 290 miles (467 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 32 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Birmingham, United Kingdom if I'm coming from Brussels, Belgium by train?

Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Birmingham, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into United Kingdom from Belgium?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Brussels?

Conditions of entry:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

When traveling in United Kingdom, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/25/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Brussels and Birmingham before traveling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Belgium from Birmingham, United Kingdom?

The restriction level for your return train to Brussels, Belgium from Birmingham is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Brussels 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 Belgium from Birmingham?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the safety rules to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Brussels from Birmingham closer to your date of departure here here.

What is the distance from Brussels to Birmingham by train?
The distance to Birmingham from Brussels by train is approximately 290 miles (467 km).
How many hours is the train time to Birmingham from Brussels?
The Brussels to Birmingham train duration is on average 9 h 32 min, which is to be expected when traveling 290 miles (467 km) to Birmingham from Brussels. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
When traveling by train from Brussels to Birmingham, which train station in Brussels do I depart from and which train station in Birmingham do I arrive in?

When departing from Brussels, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your route in train stations like Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street.

Omio customers book a train from Bruxelles-Midi   to Birmingham New Street   most frequently for this route.

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

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Bruxelles-Midi and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Birmingham most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.

How many train services are there between Brussels and Birmingham a day?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Brussels to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1, 3, 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines S1, S2, S5, S7, S9
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Bruxelles-Midi
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Bruxelles-Nord
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