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Train Information between Alicante and Birmingham

distanceDistance977 miles (1575 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Alicante to Birmingham cover the 977 miles (1575 km) long trip taking on average 29 h 29 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Alicante-Terminal and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Birmingham from Alicante?

Travel by train between Alicante, Spain and Birmingham, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Birmingham from Alicante restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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 monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Birmingham, 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 30/11/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Birmingham from Alicante closer to your date of departure here.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Alicante, Spain from Birmingham, United Kingdom?

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

Is my return train into Alicante 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 Spain from Birmingham?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Alicante, Spain?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 30/11/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Alicante from Birmingham closer to your date of departure here.

How many miles is it from Alicante to Birmingham by train?
The distance to Birmingham from Alicante by train is approximately 977 miles (1575 km).
How long does it take from Alicante to Birmingham by train?
The train time to Birmingham from Alicante is on average 29 h 29 min  for the 977 miles (1575 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Alicante and Birmingham by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in Alicante goes to Birmingham? Which train station do I come into Birmingham from Alicante?

There are a few train stations in Alicante to start your trip from including Alicante-Terminal and Alicante San Gabriel. In Birmingham you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Alicante-Terminal   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Alicante-Terminal, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 0.2 miles (399 m) away from the city centre.

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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Alicante
Birmingham
Alicante-Terminal is the most popular Alicante railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Alicante for your journey to Birmingham.
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Phone Number
+34 912320320
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Mon - Sun: 05: 15 - 24: 00
Public transport options for Alicante-Terminal
Bus lines: C1, C6, 06, 09
Train lines: L1, L2, C1, C3