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Train Information between Edinburgh and Berlin

distanceDistance707 miles (1141 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Edinburgh to Berlin cover the 707 miles (1141 km) long journey taking on average 18 h 1 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Berlin Hbf.

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

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

What is the status of international entry into Germany 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 Germany from Edinburgh?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Berlin, Germany?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 21/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Berlin from Edinburgh before travelling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to United Kingdom from Berlin, Germany?

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

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

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

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

What are the 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: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

Last verified on 21/10/2021. 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 Berlin to Edinburgh train here.

What is the distance between Edinburgh and Berlin via train?
The Edinburgh to Berlin train distance is approximately 707 miles (1141 km).
What is the average Edinburgh to Berlin train duration?
The train time from Edinburgh to Berlin is on average 18 h 1 min  for the 707 miles (1141 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Edinburgh to Berlin by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Edinburgh to Berlin do I depart from? Which Berlin train station from Edinburgh do I arrive in?

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

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

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

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

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Berlin Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the train station to the city centre in Berlin.

How many train services are there to Berlin from Edinburgh a day?
The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Berlin is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Berlin
Edinburgh Waverley is the most popular Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh for your journey to Berlin.
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Ticket office hours
Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59 | Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 21, 25, 30, 36, 61, 62, 77, BLQ
Monorail lines: Marconi Express
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, Italo, ÖBB EC, EN