Cologne to Biel/Bienne train

Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Biel/Bienne

Showing times and prices for Sep 29

Cheapest

82

Average

90

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
09:55PMCologne8h15 06:10AMBiel/Bienne
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821One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:54PMCologne10h16 05:10AMBiel/Bienne
0 transfers
981One-way

Train schedule from Cologne to Biel/Bienne

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Deutsche Bahn
06:54PMCologne10h16 05:10AMBiel/Bienne
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Deutsche Bahn
09:55PMCologne8h15 06:10AMBiel/Bienne
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Fastest train times from Cologne to Biel/Bienne

Showing times and prices for Sep 29

Fastest Journey

8 h 15 m

Average

9 h 15 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

423 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Cologne for Biel/Bienne every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
09:55PMCologne8h15 06:10AMBiel/Bienne
0 transfers
821One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:54PMCologne10h16 05:10AMBiel/Bienne
0 transfers
981One-way

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Overview: Train from Cologne to Biel/Bienne

distanceDistance262 miles (423 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price$51 (€50)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Cologne to Biel/Bienne cover the 262 miles (423 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 22 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $51 (€50), but the average price of train tickets is $51 (€50). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Biel/Bienne.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Biel/Bienne trains

For as little as $51 (€50) you can travel by train to Biel/Bienne from Cologne with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Biel/Bienne from Cologne. 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, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Biel/Bienne train information:

  • Average Duration: 6 h
  • Average Price: $51
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 10 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Biel/Bienne

Travel by train to Biel/Bienne 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 Biel/Bienne.
FAQs

Travel between Cologne, Germany and Biel/Bienne, Switzerland by train is: Unrestricted.

What is the status of international entry into Switzerland from Germany?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Cologne?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Biel/Bienne, Switzerland?

When traveling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/26/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Cologne to Biel/Bienne before traveling.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Biel/Bienne to Cologne is: Unrestricted

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Switzerland?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Biel/Bienne?

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

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

Last checked on 9/25/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Cologne from Biel/Bienne here.

Train tickets from Cologne to Biel/Bienne for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $51 (€50)  one way in the next 7 days.
The Cologne to Biel/Bienne train ticket price is on average $51 (€50)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
The distance between Cologne and Biel/Bienne by train is approximately 262 miles (423 km).
While the time it takes to travel 262 miles (423 km) from Cologne to Biel/Bienne can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Cologne to Biel/Bienne train journey time is on average 5 h 22 min.

Some of the Cologne train stations to Biel/Bienne you can start your journey from include Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Biel/Bienne include Biel/Bienne, Biel/Bienne, Zentralplatz and Biel/Bienne, Römergüetli.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Köln Hbf   and arriving in Biel/Bienne.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Köln Hbf, is located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center of Cologne.

The most popular arrival train station, Biel/Bienne, is located 0.4 miles (707 m) away from the city center of Biel/Bienne.

For the journey from Cologne to Biel/Bienne you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Cologne and Biel/Bienne on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 10 trains a day from Cologne to Biel/Bienne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Cologne to Biel/Bienne leaves at 8: 53 AM. The last train departing from Cologne to Biel/Bienne leaves at 9: 55 PM. You can find the latest Cologne to Biel/Bienne train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Cologne to Biel/Bienne is on average $51 (€50) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets to Biel/Bienne from Cologne available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cologne
Biel/Bienne
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 Biel/Bienne.
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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
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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ParkingParking
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