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Cologne to Arnhem with Deutsche Bahn

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Travel 84 miles (136 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) between Cologne and Arnhem. Check the DB train schedule for your trip between Cologne and Arnhem on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Cologne and Arnhem you can pay as low as $23 (€19).

Deutsche Bahn is the main provider of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, bathrooms are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets from Cologne to Arnhem and when traveling by train:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Cologne to Arnhem
Travel by train to Arnhem easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Cologne to Arnhem.
FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Arnhem from Cologne?

Travel by train between Cologne, Germany and Arnhem, Netherlands is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Arnhem 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 Netherlands from Cologne?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Arnhem, Netherlands?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 11/29/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Arnhem from Cologne closer to your date of departure here

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Arnhem, Netherlands to Cologne, Germany?

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

Is my return train into Cologne from Arnhem restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • 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)
  • 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 Cologne, 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 11/29/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Cologne from Arnhem closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap trains between Cologne and Arnhem cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Cologne to Arnhem to cost as little as $23 (€19)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train to Arnhem from Cologne?
The Cologne to Arnhem train ticket price is on average $23 (€19)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
What is the distance from Cologne to Arnhem by train?
You should expect to travel around 84 miles (136 km)  to Arnhem from Cologne by train.
How long is the train between Cologne and Arnhem?
On average the Cologne to Arnhem train time is 2 h 58 min  covering the 84 miles (136 km) long journey, but the journey time 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 Arnhem?

When departing from Cologne, you have various train station options to start your route from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. When arriving in Arnhem, you can end your trip in train stations like Arnhem, Arnhem Centraal and Arnhem Presikhaaf.

Omio customers book a train from Köln Hbf   to Arnhem   most frequently for this route.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Köln Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Arnhem, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center.

What train companies offer a service between Cologne and Arnhem?
For the best Cologne to Arnhem train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Cologne and Arnhem to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services are there from Cologne to Arnhem a day?
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Cologne to Arnhem. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Cologne to Arnhem?
The first Cologne to Arnhem train departs at 5: 45 AM   and the last train from Cologne to Arnhem leaves at 11: 12 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Cologne to Arnhem on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I buy Cologne to Arnhem train tickets to get the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket from Cologne to Arnhem within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $23 (€19) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Arnhem from Cologne are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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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 Arnhem.
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+49 2211411055
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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