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Train Information between Cologne and Bydgoszcz

distanceDistance492 miles (793 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Cologne to Bydgoszcz cover the 492 miles (793 km) long trip taking on average 10 h 36 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Bydgoszcz Główna.

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Train from Cologne to Bydgoszcz with Deutsche Bahn

Find the best route from Cologne to Bydgoszcz with Deutsche Bahn. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most affordable trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) makes German train travel easy! Find Deutsche Bahn train schedules and cheap tickets for the 492 miles (793 km) journey from Cologne to Bydgoszcz with Omio. Choose from Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares for your journey between Cologne and Bydgoszcz if you’re looking for the best deals on affordable train tickets. Deutsche Bahn even offers discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use on Omio.

As the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day, DB offers a range of train types to suit you with the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the express national and international Intercity (IC) and Eurocity (EC) trains, and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains. These different types of trains differ in terms of the comfort and time required to travel. For example, while restrooms are standard services on each train, other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi access are only available on certain trains.

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets between Cologne and Bydgoszcz due to the coronavirus:

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

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Trains from Cologne to Bydgoszcz
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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Bydgoszcz, Poland if I'm coming from Cologne, Germany by train?

Travel by train between Cologne, Germany and Bydgoszcz, Poland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Bydgoszcz 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 Poland from Cologne?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 2 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Bydgoszcz, Poland?

The government of Poland 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 9/20/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Bydgoszcz from Cologne closer to your date of departure here

Are there restrictions on returning to Germany from Poland by train?

Return travel from Poland to Germany is: Partially open.

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

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Poland

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

Last checked on 9/26/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Cologne from Bydgoszcz.

What is the distance to Bydgoszcz from Cologne by train?
The train distance from Cologne to Bydgoszcz is around 492 miles (793 km).
How long is a train between Cologne and Bydgoszcz on average?
The Cologne to Bydgoszcz train duration is on average 10 h 36 min, which is to be expected when traveling 492 miles (793 km) between Cologne and Bydgoszcz. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What train station in Cologne goes to Bydgoszcz? What train station do I come into Bydgoszcz from Cologne?

When taking a train from Cologne, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. When you arrive in Bydgoszcz, your train can arrive in train stations including Bydgoszcz Główna, Bydgoszcz Leśna and Bydgoszcz Wschód.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Köln Hbf   to Bydgoszcz Główna.

Where is the Cologne train station located? Where is the Bydgoszcz train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Köln Hbf and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Bydgoszcz Główna and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Bydgoszcz.

Which train companies can get me from Cologne to Bydgoszcz?
Take the Cologne to Bydgoszcz train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey from Cologne to Bydgoszcz as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there between Cologne and Bydgoszcz?
The average number of trains departing Cologne for Bydgoszcz is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.