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Overview: Train from Zurich to Birmingham

distanceDistance582 miles (938 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day

Trains from Zurich to Birmingham cover the 582 miles (938 km) long journey taking on average 22 h 53 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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FAQs

Is travel by train currently allowed from Zurich, Switzerland to Birmingham, United Kingdom?

Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Birmingham, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter United Kingdom from Switzerland?

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

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

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
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

All travellers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 18/01/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Birmingham from Zurich as this information can change.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Birmingham, United Kingdom to Zurich, Switzerland?

The restriction level for your return train to Zurich, Switzerland from Birmingham is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Zurich from Birmingham 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 Switzerland from Birmingham?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

The government of Switzerland 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 13/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Zurich from Birmingham closer to your date of departure here.

How many miles is it from Zurich to Birmingham by train?

The train distance from Zurich to Birmingham is around 582 miles (938 km).

How long does it take from Zurich to Birmingham by train?

On average the train from Zurich to Birmingham duration is 22 h 53 min  for the 582 miles (938 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Which train station in Zurich goes to Birmingham? Which train station do I come into Birmingham from Zurich?

When taking the train from Zurich to Birmingham, you can choose to depart from train stations like Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station. Your route can end in train stations such as Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Zürich HB   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Where is the Zurich train station located? Where is the Birmingham train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Zürich HB, is located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city centre of Zurich.

The most popular arrival train station, Birmingham New Street, is located 0.2 miles (399 m) away from the city centre of Birmingham.

How many trains are there between Zurich and Birmingham a day?

On average, there are 3 trains a day from Zurich to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.