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.
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7 h 4 m
9 h 49 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Cologne for Chur every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||304 miles (491 km)|
|Average train duration||13 h 29 min|
|Average train ticket price||$45 (€40)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Cologne to Chur cover the 304 miles (491 km) long route taking on average 13 h 29 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $34 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $45 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Chur.
Find the best trains between Cologne and Chur with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $34 (€30). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
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 Chur train.
Travel between Cologne, Germany and Chur, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 5/9/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Cologne to Chur as this information can change.
Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 5/22/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Cologne from Chur.
There are a few train stations in Cologne to start your trip from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. In Chur you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Chur, Chur, Planaterrastrasse and Chur, Rosengarten.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Chur.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Köln Hbf, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Cologne.
The most popular arrival train station, Chur, is located 0.3 miles (520 m) away from the city center of Chur.
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