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Train Information between Helsinki and Edinburgh

distanceDistance1057 miles (1705 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Helsinki to Edinburgh cover the 1057 miles (1705 km) long journey with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Helsinki and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Edinburgh from Helsinki?

Travel by train between Helsinki, Finland and Edinburgh, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Edinburgh from Helsinki restricted?

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

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

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 18/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Edinburgh from Helsinki closer to your date of departure here.

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

The restriction level for your return train to Helsinki, Finland from Edinburgh is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Helsinki from Edinburgh restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • COVID-19 test 3 days after arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Helsinki, Finland?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 17/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Helsinki from Edinburgh closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance by train from Helsinki to Edinburgh?
The train distance from Helsinki to Edinburgh is around 1057 miles (1705 km).
When travelling by train from Helsinki to Edinburgh, which train station in Helsinki do I depart from and which train station in Edinburgh do I arrive in?

Omio customers book a train from Helsinki   to Edinburgh Waverley   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Helsinki train station to Edinburgh? Where is the Edinburgh train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Helsinki and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 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.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Helsinki
Edinburgh
The major railway station for departures from Helsinki is Helsinki. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Helsinki for your trip from Helsinki to Edinburgh.