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Overview: Train from Berlin to Cardiff

distanceDistance706 miles (1139 km)
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Trains from Berlin to Cardiff cover the 706 miles (1139 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Cardiff Central.

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FAQs

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

Travel by train between Berlin, Germany and Cardiff, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Cardiff from Berlin 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 United Kingdom from Berlin?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 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 self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Cardiff, 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 22/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Berlin and Cardiff closer to your date of departure here.

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

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

Is my return train into Berlin from Cardiff 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 Cardiff?

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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 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 22/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Berlin from Cardiff closer to your date of departure here.

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

The Berlin to Cardiff train distance is approximately 706 miles (1139 km).

What is the departure train station in Berlin and arrival train station in Cardiff?

When taking the train from Berlin to Cardiff, you can choose to depart from train stations like Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. Your route can end in train stations such as Cardiff Central, Cardiff (Queen Street) and Cardiff (Cathays).

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Berlin Hbf   and arrive in Cardiff Central.

Where is the departure train station in Berlin located? Where is the arrival train station in Cardiff located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Berlin Hbf, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Cardiff Central, located 0.2 miles (425 m) away from the city centre.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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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 Cardiff.
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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

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