Cologne to Barcelona train

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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
01:42PMKöln Hbf22h52 12:34PMBarcelona-sants
2 transfers
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
07:40PMKöln Hbf23h52 07:32PMBarcelona-sants
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Train schedule from Cologne to Barcelona

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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
01:42PMKöln Hbf22h52 12:34PMBarcelona-sants
2 transfers
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
07:40PMKöln Hbf23h52 07:32PMBarcelona-sants
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Cologne to Barcelona

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Fastest Journey

22 h 52 m

Average

23 h 22 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

781 km

It's difficult to get from Cologne to Barcelona without transferring at least 2 times.

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
01:42PMKöln Hbf22h52 12:34PMBarcelona-sants
2 transfers
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
07:40PMKöln Hbf23h52 07:32PMBarcelona-sants
2 transfers
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Overview: Train from Cologne to Barcelona

distanceDistance484 miles (781 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

Trains from Cologne to Barcelona cover the 484 miles (781 km) long route taking on average 23 h 11 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Cologne and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Barcelona trains

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Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Cologne to Barcelona train.

Train information from Cologne to Barcelona with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 23 h 11 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Barcelona

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Barcelona 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 Barcelona.
FAQs

Travel between Cologne, Italy and Barcelona, Spain by train is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Spain from Italy?

International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

All travelers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/3/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Barcelona from Cologne as this information can change.

Return travel from Spain to Italy is: Unrestricted.

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

Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Barcelona?

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne, Italy?

The government of Italy 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 10/3/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Cologne from Barcelona.

When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Barcelona from Cologne by train to be approximately 484 miles (781 km).
The Cologne to Barcelona train duration is on average 23 h 11 min, which is to be expected when traveling 484 miles (781 km) from Cologne to Barcelona. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Cologne   to Barcelona Sants.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cologne, which is located around 0.6 miles (1 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Barcelona Sants, located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city center.

For the best Cologne to Barcelona train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Cologne and Barcelona to compare what amenities they may offer.
The average number of trains departing Cologne for Barcelona is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Cologne to Barcelona at 1: 42 PM. The last train from Cologne to Barcelona that you can take departs at 9: 42 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Cologne to Barcelona schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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

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