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Overview: Train from Berlin to Birmingham

distanceDistance641 miles (1034 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day

Trains from Berlin to Birmingham cover the 641 miles (1034 km) long journey taking on average 18 h 3 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Berlin, Germany to Birmingham, United Kingdom?

Travel by train between Berlin, Germany and Birmingham, United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Birmingham from Berlin restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Entry Requirements:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine 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: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 21/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Birmingham from Berlin closer to your date of departure here.

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

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

Is my return train into Berlin 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 Germany from Birmingham?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Berlin, Germany?

The government of Germany 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 21/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Berlin from Birmingham closer to your date of departure here.

How many miles is it from Berlin to Birmingham by train?

The Berlin to Birmingham train distance is approximately 641 miles (1034 km).

What is the average Berlin to Birmingham train duration?

On average the train from Berlin to Birmingham duration is 18 h 3 min  for the 641 miles (1034 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

When travelling by train from Berlin to Birmingham, which train station in Berlin do I depart from and which train station in Birmingham do I arrive in?

When taking the train to Birmingham from Berlin, you can choose to depart from train stations like Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. Your trip can end in train stations such as Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.

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

Where is the train station in Berlin? Where is the train station in Birmingham?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Berlin Hbf, which is located around 3.5 miles (5.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre.

How many train services are there to Birmingham from Berlin a day?

The average number of trains departing Berlin for Birmingham is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Birmingham
Berlin Hbf is the most popular Berlin 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 Berlin for your journey to Birmingham.
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Public transport options for Berlin Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U5
S-Bahn lines: S3, S5, S7, S9
Bus lines: 120, 123, 142, 147, 245, M41, M85, N20, N40, N5
Tram lines: M5, M6, M8, M10
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FEX, HBX, IRE, RB10, RB14, RB21, RB22, RE1, RE2, RE3, RE4, RE5, RE7