More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Virgin Trains
East Coast
Cross Country
Deutsche Bahn

Train Information from Birmingham to Rouen

distanceDistance246 miles (397 km)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day

Trains from Birmingham to Rouen cover the 246 miles (397 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 23 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Rouen-Rive-Droite.

Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham to Rouen

Travel by train to Rouen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Rouen.
FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Birmingham, United Kingdom to Rouen, France?

Travel between Birmingham, United Kingdom and Rouen, France by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into France from United Kingdom?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Birmingham?

Conditions of entry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Rouen, France?

When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 07/12/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Birmingham and Rouen before travelling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Birmingham, United Kingdom from Rouen, France?

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

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

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

What are the 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 monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • 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: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

Last verified on 07/12/2021. 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 Rouen to Birmingham train here.

What is the distance between Birmingham and Rouen by train?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Rouen from Birmingham via train to be approximately 246 miles (397 km).

How long is the train journey from Birmingham to Rouen?

On average the Birmingham to Rouen train time is 7 h 23 min  covering the 246 miles (397 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Which train station from Birmingham to Rouen do I depart from? Which Rouen train station from Birmingham do I arrive in?

When departing from Birmingham, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street. When arriving in Rouen, you can end your journey in train stations like Rouen-Rive-Droite, Rouen Rive-Droite and Gare de Rouen.

Omio customers book a train from Birmingham New Street   to Rouen-Rive-Droite   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure train station in Birmingham located? Where is the arrival train station in Rouen located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Birmingham New Street and travel around 0.2 miles (399 m) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Rouen-Rive-Droite and need to travel approximately 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the train station to the city centre in Rouen.

How many trains per day are there between Birmingham and Rouen?

On average, there are 5 trains a day from Birmingham to Rouen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Birmingham
Rouen
Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham 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 Birmingham for your journey to Rouen.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
Public transport options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales

More options for your journey from Birmingham to Rouen

Here are some other resources that might have the information you need