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Train Information between Bratislava and Edinburgh

distanceDistance1009 miles (1627 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day

Trains from Bratislava to Edinburgh cover the 1009 miles (1627 km) long trip taking on average 32 h 25 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Bratislava predmestie and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Bratislava, Slovakia and Edinburgh, United Kingdom allowed?

Travel by train between Bratislava, Slovakia and Edinburgh, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Edinburgh from Bratislava restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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
  • 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 providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, 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 23/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Edinburgh from Bratislava closer to your date of departure here.

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

Return travel from United Kingdom to Slovakia is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Bratislava from Edinburgh?

Entry into Slovakia is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Slovakia from Edinburgh?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Bratislava, Slovakia?

The government of Slovakia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last checked on 17/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Bratislava from Edinburgh.

What is the distance from Bratislava to Edinburgh by train?
The train distance from Bratislava to Edinburgh is around 1009 miles (1627 km).
How long does it take from Bratislava to Edinburgh by train?
The Bratislava to Edinburgh train duration is on average 32 h 25 min, which is to be expected when travelling 1009 miles (1627 km) from Bratislava to Edinburgh. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
Which train station from Bratislava to Edinburgh do I depart from? Which Edinburgh train station from Bratislava do I arrive in?

When taking the train between Bratislava and Edinburgh, you can choose to depart from train stations like Bratislava predmestie and Bratislava-Rača. Your journey can end in train stations such as Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bratislava predmestie   and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Where is the train station in Bratislava to go to Edinburgh? Where is the train station in Edinburgh located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Bratislava predmestie and travel around 2 mile (s) / 4 km from the city centre to this train station.

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

How many trains are there from Bratislava to Edinburgh a day?
The average number of trains departing Bratislava for Edinburgh is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bratislava
Edinburgh
Bratislava predmestie is the most popular Bratislava 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 Bratislava for your journey to Edinburgh.