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Train Information to Edinburgh from Berlin

distanceDistance707 miles (1141 km)
changesDirect trainYes
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Trains from Berlin to Edinburgh cover the 707 miles (1141 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf 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 to Edinburgh from Berlin?

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

Can I enter United Kingdom from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • 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
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

All travellers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 24/07/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Berlin to Edinburgh as this information can change.

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

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Edinburgh to Berlin 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 Edinburgh?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 24/07/2021. 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 Edinburgh to Berlin train here.

What is the distance by train from Berlin to Edinburgh?
You should expect to travel around 707 miles (1141 km)  from Berlin to Edinburgh by train.
When travelling by train from Berlin to Edinburgh, which train station in Berlin do I depart from and which train station in Edinburgh do I arrive in?

Some of the Berlin train stations to Edinburgh you can start your journey from include Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Edinburgh include Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Berlin Hbf   and arriving in Edinburgh Waverley.

Where is the Berlin train station located? Where is the Edinburgh train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Berlin Hbf, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Edinburgh
Berlin Ostbahnhof
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