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Train Information from Geneva to Edinburgh

distanceDistance782 miles (1262 km)
changesDirect trainYes
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Trains from Geneva to Edinburgh cover the 782 miles (1262 km) long journey with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Genève and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Geneva and Edinburgh?

Travel between Geneva, Switzerland and Edinburgh, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

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

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Geneva?

Conditions of entry:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 03/08/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Geneva and Edinburgh before travelling.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Geneva, Switzerland from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

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

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Geneva, Switzerland?

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

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

Last checked on 29/07/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Geneva from Edinburgh.

How far is it from Geneva to Edinburgh by train?
The train distance from Geneva to Edinburgh is around 782 miles (1262 km).
What is the departure train station in Geneva and arrival train station in Edinburgh?

There are a few train stations in Geneva to start your trip from including Genève, Geneva and Geneva. In Edinburgh you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Genève   and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Where is the train station in Geneva? Where is the train station in Edinburgh?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Genève, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Geneva. The most popular arrival train station in Edinburgh, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Geneva
Edinburgh
Geneve, Cornavin
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