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Train Information from Cologne to Edinburgh

distanceDistance913 miles (1472 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Cologne to Edinburgh cover the 913 miles (1472 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Cologne and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Cologne to Edinburgh?

Travel between Cologne, Italy and Edinburgh, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter United Kingdom from Italy?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Cologne?

Conditions of entry:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

All travelers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Cologne to Edinburgh as this information can change.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Italy from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Edinburgh to Cologne is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Italy from United Kingdom?

Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Edinburgh?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne, Italy?

The government of Italy 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 9/22/21. 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 Edinburgh here.

How many miles is it from Cologne to Edinburgh by train?
The Cologne to Edinburgh train distance is approximately 913 miles (1472 km).
When traveling by train from Cologne to Edinburgh, which train station in Cologne do I depart from and which train station in Edinburgh do I arrive in?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Cologne   and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Where is the train station in Cologne to go to Edinburgh? Where is the train station in Edinburgh located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Cologne and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Edinburgh most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Edinburgh Waverley
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.

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