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Overview: Train from Karlsruhe to London

distanceDistance412 miles (665 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Karlsruhe to London cover the 412 miles (665 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 49 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 Karlsruhe Hbf and arrive in London Victoria.



Deutsche Bahn trains from Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe to London and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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FAQs

What are the travel restrictions for London, United Kingdom if I'm coming from Karlsruhe, Germany by train?

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

Is international entry into London from Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 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 1/26/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to London from Karlsruhe closer to your date of departure here

Are there restrictions on returning to Germany from United Kingdom by train?

Return travel from United Kingdom to Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Karlsruhe from London?

Entry into 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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 Karlsruhe, Germany?

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

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

Last checked on 1/26/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Karlsruhe from London.

What is the distance to London from Karlsruhe by train?

The train distance from Karlsruhe to London is around 412 miles (665 km).

How long is a train between Karlsruhe and London on average?

The Karlsruhe to London train duration is on average 9 h 49 min, which is to be expected when traveling 412 miles (665 km) between Karlsruhe and London. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What train station in Karlsruhe goes to London? What train station do I come into London from Karlsruhe?

When taking a train from Karlsruhe, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen. When you arrive in London, your train can arrive in train stations including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Karlsruhe Hbf   to London Victoria.

Where is the Karlsruhe train station located? Where is the London train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf and travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at London Victoria and need to travel approximately 1.2 miles (2 km) from the train station to the city center in London.

Which train companies can get me from Karlsruhe to London?

Take the Karlsruhe to London train with Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey from Karlsruhe to London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services per day are there between Karlsruhe and London?

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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Karlsruhe Hbf is the most popular Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe for your trip to London.