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Trains from Birmingham to Albufeira
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Is cross-border travel by train between Birmingham, United Kingdom and Albufeira, Portugal allowed?

Travel between Birmingham, United Kingdom and Albufeira, Portugal by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Portugal from United Kingdom?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Portugal from Birmingham?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
  • 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 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Albufeira, Portugal?

All travellers in Portugal must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 25/11/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Birmingham to Albufeira as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Birmingham, United Kingdom from Albufeira, Portugal?

The restriction level for your return train to Birmingham, United Kingdom from Albufeira is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Birmingham from Albufeira restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 26/11/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Birmingham from Albufeira closer to your date of departure here.

How far is it from Birmingham to Albufeira by train?
The distance from Birmingham to Albufeira by train is approximately 1104 miles (1781 km).

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Albufeira
The major railway station for departures from Birmingham is Birmingham New Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Birmingham New Street for your trip between Birmingham and Albufeira.
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Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
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