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Train Information to Aalborg from Cologne

distanceDistance438 miles (706 km)
durationAverage train duration14 h 36 min
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Cologne to Aalborg cover the 438 miles (706 km) long trip taking on average 14 h 36 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Aalborg Vestby st.

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Travel with Deutsche Bahn between Cologne and Aalborg

Find the best trip between Cologne and Aalborg with Omio's train partners Deutsche Bahn! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) makes German train travel easy! Find Deutsche Bahn train schedules and cheap tickets for the 438 miles (706 km) journey from Cologne to Aalborg with Omio. Choose from Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares for your journey between Cologne and Aalborg if you’re looking for the best deals on affordable train tickets. Deutsche Bahn even offers discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use on Omio.

As the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day, DB offers a range of train types to suit you with the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the express national and international Intercity (IC) and Eurocity (EC) trains, and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains. These different types of trains differ in terms of the comfort and time required to travel. For example, while restrooms are standard services on each train, other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi access are only available on certain trains.

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Deutsche Bahn train ticket from Cologne to Aalborg:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

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Trains from Cologne to Aalborg
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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Cologne and Aalborg?

Travel by train between Cologne, Germany and Aalborg, Denmark is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Aalborg from Cologne restricted?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Denmark from Cologne?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 12 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Aalborg, Denmark?

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

  • Physical distance required: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 12/1/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Cologne and Aalborg closer to your date of departure here

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Cologne, Germany from Aalborg, Denmark?

Return travel from Denmark to Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Cologne from Aalborg?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Aalborg?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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 Cologne, Germany?

The government of Germany 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 12/5/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Cologne from Aalborg.

How far is Aalborg from Cologne by train?
The distance between Cologne and Aalborg by train is approximately 438 miles (706 km).
How long is the train from Cologne to Aalborg?
The train time to Aalborg from Cologne is on average 14 h 36 min  for the 438 miles (706 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Cologne to Aalborg by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Cologne and arrival train station in Aalborg?

When taking the train to Aalborg from Cologne, you can choose to depart from train stations like Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. Your journey can end in train stations such as Aalborg Vestby st, Aalborg st and Aalborg, Busterminal (Område C).

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Köln Hbf   and arrive in Aalborg Vestby st.

Where is the train station in Cologne to go to Aalborg? Where is the train station in Aalborg located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Köln Hbf, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center of Cologne.

The most popular arrival train station, Aalborg Vestby st, is located 0.4 miles (673 m) away from the city center of Aalborg.

Which train companies can take me between Cologne and Aalborg?
For the route from Cologne to Aalborg you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Aalborg from Cologne on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many trains are there to Aalborg from Cologne a day?
The average number of trains departing Cologne for Aalborg is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Cologne to Aalborg? When can I take the last train for the day?
You can take the earliest train from Cologne to Aalborg at 6: 09 AM   or take the last train from Cologne to Aalborg leaving at 7: 34 PM. Look for the latest Cologne to Aalborg train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cologne
Aalborg
Köln Hbf is the most popular Cologne railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Cologne for your trip to Aalborg.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+49 2211411055
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Public transit options for Köln Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U5, U16, U18
S-Bahn lines: S6, S11, S12, S19
Bus lines: 172, 173
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, FLX, RE, RB