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Train Information from Athens to Edinburgh

distanceDistance1750 miles (2823 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Athens to Edinburgh cover the 1750 miles (2823 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Athens and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Athens and Edinburgh?

Travel between Athens, Greece and Edinburgh, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into United Kingdom from Greece?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Athens?

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 Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

When travelling 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 19/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Edinburgh from Athens before travelling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Greece from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

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

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Athens from Edinburgh?

Entry into Greece is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Greece from Edinburgh?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • 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)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Athens, Greece?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 15/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Athens from Edinburgh.

How far is it from Athens to Edinburgh by train?
The Athens to Edinburgh train distance is approximately 1750 miles (2823 km).
What is the departure train station in Athens and arrival train station in Edinburgh?

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Athens   to Edinburgh Waverley.

Where is the train station in Athens to go to Edinburgh? Where is the train station in Edinburgh located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Athens, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Athens.

The most popular arrival train station, Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Edinburgh.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Athens
Edinburgh
The major railway station for departures from Athens is Athens. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Athens for your trip to Edinburgh from Athens.

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