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Overview: Train from Kiel to London

distanceDistance467 miles (754 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Kiel to London cover the 467 miles (754 km) long trip taking on average 20 h 49 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Kiel Hbf and arrive in London Victoria.

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FAQs

What are the travel restrictions for London, United Kingdom if I'm coming from Kiel, Germany by train?

Travel between Kiel, Germany and London, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in London, 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 17/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Kiel to London before travelling.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Kiel, Germany from London, United Kingdom?

The restriction level for your return train to Kiel, Germany from London is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Kiel from London 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 Germany from London?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self 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)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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

The government of Germany 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 17/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Kiel from London closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance by train from Kiel to London?

The distance from Kiel to London by train is approximately 467 miles (754 km).

What is the average Kiel to London train duration?

The train time between Kiel and London is on average 20 h 49 min  for the 467 miles (754 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Kiel to London by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Which train station from Kiel to London do I depart from? Which London train station from Kiel do I arrive in?

When departing from Kiel, you have various train station options to start your route from including Kiel Hbf, Kiel, Hbf Kaistraße and Kiel-Hassee CITTI-PARK. When arriving in London, you can end your route in train stations like London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers book a train from Kiel Hbf   to London Victoria   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure train station in Kiel located? Where is the arrival train station in London located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Kiel Hbf and travel around 0.4 miles (731 m) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at London Victoria and need to travel approximately 1.2 miles (2 km) from the train station to the city centre in London.

Which train companies should I travel with from Kiel to London?

For the route from Kiel to London you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn with connection. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Kiel and London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many train services are there between Kiel and London a day?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Kiel to London. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Kiel
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Kiel Hbf is the most popular Kiel 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 Kiel for your journey to London.

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