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Overview: Train from Galway to Birmingham

distanceDistance302 miles (487 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Galway to Birmingham cover the 302 miles (487 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Galway Railway Station and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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FAQs

Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Galway to Birmingham?

Travel between Galway, Ireland and Birmingham, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter United Kingdom from Ireland?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

All travelers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/26/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Birmingham from Galway as this information can change.

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

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

Is my return train into Galway 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 Ireland from Birmingham?

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Galway, Ireland?

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

  • Social distancing required: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/20/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Galway from Birmingham closer to your date of departure here here.

What is the distance from Galway to Birmingham by train?

The Galway to Birmingham train distance is approximately 302 miles (487 km).

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

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Galway Railway Station   to Birmingham New Street.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Galway Railway Station, located approximately 0.1 miles (212 m) from the city center of Galway. The most popular arrival train station in Birmingham, called Birmingham New Street, is located around 0.2 miles (399 m) away from its city center.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Galway
Birmingham
The major railway station for departures from Galway is Galway Railway Station. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Galway Railway Station for your journey from Galway to Birmingham.

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