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Overview: Train from Cologne to Brig-Glis

distanceDistance321 miles (518 km)
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Trains from Cologne to Brig-Glis cover the 321 miles (518 km) long route with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Brig.

Train companies: Travel with Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Brig-Glis

Travel on Deutsche Bahn trains from Cologne to Brig-Glis at great prices. Omio finds you train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn

Official Deutsche Bahn tickets between Cologne and Brig-Glis are available on Omio! Germany's largest rail company offers high-quality services between Cologne and Brig-Glis to cover the 321 miles (518 km) trip, and Omio shows you the best deals for DB trains between Cologne and Brig-Glis on offer. Simply choose the best times and tickets (including Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares) available for you to make the journey from Cologne to Brig-Glis with DB. You can also find Deutsche Bahn’s discount cards, such as the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, and use these to purchase DB tickets on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn offers a wide range of train types with different levels of comfort, amenities on offer and time needed to travel. You'll be sure to find the perfect train type to suit your needs, such as: InterCity Express (ICE) for high-speed trains, Intercity (IC) and Eurocity (EC) for express domestic and international trains, and more local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains.

When you buy your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Cologne and Brig-Glis don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Brig-Glis

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FAQs

Is travel by train currently allowed from Cologne, Germany to Brig-Glis, Switzerland?

Travel between Cologne, Germany and Brig-Glis, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Brig-Glis, Switzerland?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Brig-Glis from Cologne as this information can change.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Germany from Brig-Glis, Switzerland?

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

Is my return train into Cologne from Brig-Glis restricted?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Brig-Glis?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • 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 1/21/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Cologne from Brig-Glis closer to your date of departure here here.

What is the distance from Cologne to Brig-Glis by train?

The train distance from Cologne to Brig-Glis is around 321 miles (518 km).

What train station in Cologne goes to Brig-Glis? What train station do I come into Brig-Glis from Cologne?

There are a few train stations in Cologne to start your trip from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. In Brig-Glis you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Brig, Brig, Viktoriastrasse and Brig, Stadtplatz.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Köln Hbf   and arrive in Brig.

Where is the departure train station in Cologne located? Where is the arrival train station in Brig-Glis located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Köln Hbf, located approximately 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center of Cologne. The most popular arrival train station in Brig-Glis, called Brig, is located around 0.3 miles (477 m) away from its city center.

What train companies go from Cologne to Brig-Glis?

When taking a train from Cologne to Brig-Glis, you can count on Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Brig-Glis. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Brig-Glis from Cologne and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

When is the earliest train from Cologne to Brig-Glis? When is the last train from Cologne to Brig-Glis?

The earliest train departing from Cologne to Brig-Glis leaves at 9: 53 AM. The last train departing from Cologne to Brig-Glis leaves at 9: 53 AM. You can find the latest Cologne to Brig-Glis train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Brig-Glis
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 Brig-Glis.
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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