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Train Information from Cologne to Courtrai

distanceDistance160 miles (258 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price$32 (€26)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day

Trains from Cologne to Courtrai cover the 160 miles (258 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 33 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $32 (€26), but the average price of train tickets is $32 (€26). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Kortrijk.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Courtrai from Cologne?

Travel between Cologne, Germany and Courtrai, Belgium by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Belgium from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Courtrai, Belgium?

All travelers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/25/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Cologne and Courtrai as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering Germany from Courtrai, Belgium?

Return travel from Belgium to Germany is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • 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:

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

Last checked on 11/28/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Cologne from Courtrai.

How much do cheap trains to Courtrai from Cologne cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Cologne to Courtrai for as low as $32 (€26)  for the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train to Courtrai from Cologne?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $32 (€26)  for a train ticket to Courtrai from Cologne.
What is the distance from Cologne to Courtrai by train?
The train distance from Cologne to Courtrai is around 160 miles (258 km).
How long is a train between Cologne and Courtrai on average?
While the time it takes to travel 160 miles (258 km) from Cologne to Courtrai can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Cologne to Courtrai train journey time is on average 3 h 33 min.
What train station in Cologne goes to Courtrai? What train station do I come into Courtrai from Cologne?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Köln Hbf   and arriving in Kortrijk.

Where is the departure train station in Cologne located? Where is the arrival train station in Courtrai located?

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

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

How many trains per day are there from Cologne to Courtrai?
On average, there are 7 trains a day from Cologne to Courtrai. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Cologne to Courtrai?
You can take the earliest train from Cologne to Courtrai at 6: 42 AM   or take the last train from Cologne to Courtrai leaving at 6: 43 PM. Look for the latest Cologne to Courtrai train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
How far in advance should I book train tickets to Courtrai from Cologne for the best deals?
If you book the Cologne to Courtrai train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $32 (€26). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Cologne to Courtrai. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cologne
Courtrai
The major railway station for departures from Cologne is Köln Hbf. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Köln Hbf for your journey to Courtrai from Cologne.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+49 2211411055
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
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