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Overview: Train from Karlsruhe to Mechelen

distanceDistance222 miles (358 km)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day

Trains from Karlsruhe to Mechelen cover the 222 miles (358 km) long route taking on average 5 h 42 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf and arrive in Mechelen.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Karlsruhe, Germany to Mechelen, Belgium?

Travel by train between Karlsruhe, Germany and Mechelen, Belgium is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Mechelen 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 Belgium from Karlsruhe?

Entry Requirements:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • 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)

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

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

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

The above information was last checked on 1/16/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Mechelen from Karlsruhe closer to your date of departure here

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Karlsruhe, Germany from Mechelen, Belgium?

Return travel from Belgium to Germany is: Partially open.

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

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Mechelen?

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 1/16/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Karlsruhe from Mechelen.

How far is Karlsruhe to Mechelen by train?

The Karlsruhe to Mechelen train distance is approximately 222 miles (358 km).

What is the Karlsruhe to Mechelen train travel time?

On average the Karlsruhe to Mechelen train time is 5 h 42 min  covering the 222 miles (358 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What station does the train from Karlsruhe to Mechelen depart from? Which Mechelen train station do I come into from Karlsruhe?

When departing from Karlsruhe, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen. When arriving in Mechelen, you can end your journey in train stations like Mechelen and Mechelen-Nekkerspoel.

Omio customers book a train from Karlsruhe Hbf   to Mechelen   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Karlsruhe train station located? Where is the Mechelen 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 Mechelen and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (1 km) from the train station to the city center in Mechelen.

How many trains per day are there from Karlsruhe to Mechelen?

On average, there are 7 trains a day from Karlsruhe to Mechelen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Karlsruhe
Mechelen
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 Mechelen.

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