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Train Information from Gießen to London

distanceDistance385 miles (621 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Gießen to London cover the 385 miles (621 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 25 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Gießen and arrive in London Victoria.



Deutsche Bahn trains from Giessen to London

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Giessen to London. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Giessen to London and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Gießen, Germany to London, United Kingdom?

Travel by train between Gießen, Germany and London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into London from Gießen 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 Gießen?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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
  • 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 providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

The above information was last checked on 10/16/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Gießen and London closer to your date of departure here

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Gießen, Germany from London, United Kingdom?

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

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

Reentry to Germany 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 London?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in 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)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Gießen, Germany?

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

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/16/21. 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 Gießen from London here.

How far is it from Gießen to London by train?
The distance from Gießen to London by train is approximately 385 miles (621 km).
What is the Gießen to London train travel time?
The Gießen to London train duration is on average 9 h 25 min, which is to be expected when traveling 385 miles (621 km) between Gießen and London. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
When traveling by train from Gießen to London, which train station in Gießen do I depart from and which train station in London do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Gießen to start your route from including Gießen, Gießen Licher Str and Gießen Oswaldsgarten. In London you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Gießen   and arrive in London Victoria.

Where is the train station in Gießen? Where is the train station in London?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Gießen, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at London Victoria, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.

Which train companies can take me between Gießen and London?
For the best Gießen to London train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to London from Gießen to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services per day are there from Gießen to London?
The average number of trains departing Gießen for London is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Gießen
London
Gießen is the most popular Gießen 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 Gießen for your trip to London.

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