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Train Information to Birmingham from Bilbao

distanceDistance637 miles (1027 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Bilbao to Birmingham cover the 637 miles (1027 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando 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 Bilbao?

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

Is international entry into Birmingham from Bilbao 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 Bilbao?

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
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 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 compulsory quarantine
  • 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 28/11/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Birmingham from Bilbao closer to your date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on returning to Spain from United Kingdom by train?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Birmingham to Bilbao is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Spain from United Kingdom?

Reentry to Spain 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?

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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 Bilbao, Spain?

The government of Spain 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 27/11/2021. 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 Birmingham to Bilbao train here.

What is the distance by train from Bilbao to Birmingham?
You should expect to travel around 637 miles (1027 km)  between Bilbao and Birmingham by train.
Which train station in Bilbao goes to Birmingham? Which train station do I come into Birmingham from Bilbao?

When taking a train from Bilbao, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Bilbao-Abando and Bilbao-Concordia. When you arrive in Birmingham, your train can arrive in train stations including Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Bilbao-Abando   to Birmingham New Street.

Where is the train station in Bilbao to go to Birmingham? Where is the train station in Birmingham located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Birmingham.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bilbao
Birmingham
Bilbao-Abando is the most popular Bilbao 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 Bilbao for your journey to Birmingham.

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