Cologne to Brest train

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Deutsche Bahn Regional
01:41PMKöln Messe/deutz45h46 11:27AMBrest C
6 transfers
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Train schedule from Cologne to Brest

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Deutsche Bahn Regional
01:41PMKöln Messe/deutz45h46 11:27AMBrest C
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Fastest train times from Cologne to Brest

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Fastest Journey

1d 21 h 46 m

Average

1d 21 h 46 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

869 km

It's difficult to get from Cologne to Brest without transferring at least 6 times.

Deutsche Bahn Regional
01:41PMKöln Messe/deutz45h46 11:27AMBrest C
6 transfers
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Overview: Train from Cologne to Brest

distanceDistance538 miles (868 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn Regional

Trains from Cologne to Brest cover the 538 miles (868 km) long route taking on average 45 h 46 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn Regional. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Brest.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Brest trains

You can travel by train between Cologne and Brest with Deutsche Bahn. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

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 Brest train.

Train information from Cologne to Brest with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 45 h 46 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Brest

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Travel between Cologne, Germany and Brest, France by train is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter France from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Brest, France?

All travelers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/25/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Brest from Cologne as this information can change.

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

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

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

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

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 Brest here.

The distance from Cologne to Brest by train is approximately 538 miles (868 km).
While the time it takes to travel 538 miles (868 km) from Cologne to Brest can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Cologne to Brest train journey time is on average 45 h 46 min.

When taking the train to Brest 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 Brest and Brest Train Station.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Köln Hbf and travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Brest and need to travel approximately 1.9 miles (3 km) from the train station to the city center in Brest.

Take the Cologne to Brest train with Deutsche Bahn Regional. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip between Cologne and Brest as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Cologne for Brest is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Cologne at 1: 41 PM. The last train leaves from Cologne at 1: 41 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Cologne to Brest and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cologne
Brest
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 Brest.
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+49 2211411055
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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
Amenities at station
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
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
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ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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LockersLockers
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ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
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WifiWifi
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ParkingParking
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