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Trains from Düsseldorf to Edinburgh
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Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Düsseldorf to Edinburgh?

Travel between Düsseldorf, Germany and Edinburgh, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-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 Edinburgh, 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 11/29/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Düsseldorf to Edinburgh before traveling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Edinburgh, United Kingdom to Düsseldorf, Germany?

The restriction level for your return train to Düsseldorf, Germany from Edinburgh is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Düsseldorf from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • 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)
  • 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 Düsseldorf, Germany?

The government of Germany 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 11/29/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Düsseldorf from Edinburgh closer to your date of departure here here.

What is the distance between Düsseldorf and Edinburgh by train?
The train distance from Düsseldorf to Edinburgh is around 521 miles (841 km).
What is the Düsseldorf to Edinburgh train travel time?
The train time between Düsseldorf and Edinburgh is on average 14 h 53 min  for the 521 miles (841 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Düsseldorf to Edinburgh by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What train station in Düsseldorf goes to Edinburgh? What train station do I come into Edinburgh from Düsseldorf?

When departing from Düsseldorf, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Düsseldorf Hbf, Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal and Düsseldorf-Benrath. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your trip in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway.

Omio customers book a train from Düsseldorf Hbf   to Edinburgh Waverley   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Düsseldorf train station to Edinburgh? Where is the Edinburgh train station?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Düsseldorf Hbf, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Düsseldorf. The most popular arrival train station in Edinburgh, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.

How many train services per day are there between Düsseldorf and Edinburgh?
The average number of trains departing Düsseldorf for Edinburgh is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Düsseldorf
Edinburgh
Düsseldorf Hbf is the most popular Düsseldorf 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 Düsseldorf for your trip to Edinburgh.