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Train Information from Leipzig to Birmingham

distanceDistance611 miles (985 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Leipzig to Birmingham cover the 611 miles (985 km) long route with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Leipzig and Birmingham?

Travel between Leipzig, Germany and Birmingham, 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 Leipzig?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 Birmingham, 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 10/26/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Leipzig and Birmingham before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Germany from Birmingham, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Birmingham to Leipzig 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 Birmingham?

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 Leipzig, 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 10/27/21. 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 Leipzig from Birmingham here.

How many miles is it from Leipzig to Birmingham by train?
The Leipzig to Birmingham train distance is approximately 611 miles (985 km).
When traveling by train from Leipzig to Birmingham, which train station in Leipzig do I depart from and which train station in Birmingham do I arrive in?

When taking the train between Leipzig and Birmingham, you can choose to depart from train stations like Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, Leipzig Hauptbahnhof and Leipzig Markt. Your trip can end in train stations such as Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Where is the Leipzig train station located? Where is the Birmingham train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Birmingham.

How many train services are there to Birmingham from Leipzig a day?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Leipzig to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Leipzig
Birmingham
Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite is the most popular Leipzig 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 Leipzig for your trip to Birmingham.