Cologne to Locarno train

Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Locarno

Showing times and prices for Oct 08

Cheapest

70

Average

83

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.

Deutsche Bahn
04:53PMCologne13h21 06:14AMLocarno
0 transfers
701One-way
Deutsche Bahn
01:49AMCologne9h25 11:14AMLocarno
0 transfers
961One-way

Train schedule from Cologne to Locarno

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Deutsche Bahn
01:49AMCologne9h25 11:14AMLocarno
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Deutsche Bahn
04:53PMCologne13h21 06:14AMLocarno
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Fastest train times from Cologne to Locarno

Showing times and prices for Oct 08

Fastest Journey

9 h 25 m

Average

11 h 23 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

547 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Cologne for Locarno every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
01:49AMCologne9h25 11:14AMLocarno
0 transfers
961One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:53PMCologne13h21 06:14AMLocarno
0 transfers
701One-way

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Overview: Train from Cologne to Locarno

distanceDistance339 miles (546 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price$81 (€78)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Cologne to Locarno cover the 339 miles (546 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 26 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. 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 $81 (€78), but the average price of train tickets is $81 (€78). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Locarno.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Locarno trains

Find the best trains between Cologne and Locarno with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $81 (€78). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Cologne to Locarno. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Train information from Cologne to Locarno with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 58 min
  • Average Price: $81
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 7 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Locarno

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Locarno easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Cologne to Locarno.
FAQs

Travel between Cologne, Germany and Locarno, Switzerland by train is: Unrestricted.

What is the status of international entry into Switzerland from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Locarno, Switzerland?

When traveling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/3/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Locarno from Cologne before traveling.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Locarno to Cologne is: Unrestricted

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Switzerland?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

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

Last checked on 10/6/22. 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 Locarno here.

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Cologne and Locarno for the next 7 days starting from $81 (€78)  one way.
The Cologne to Locarno train ticket price is on average $81 (€78)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Locarno from Cologne by train to be approximately 339 miles (546 km).
The train time from Cologne to Locarno is on average 7 h 26 min  for the 339 miles (546 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Locarno from Cologne by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Cologne train stations to Locarno you can start your journey from include Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Locarno include Locarno, Locarno, Debarcadero and Locarno, Via Bramantino (Rotonda).

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Köln Hbf and travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Locarno and need to travel approximately 0.1 miles (223 m) from the train station to the city center in Locarno.

For the journey from Cologne to Locarno you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Cologne and Locarno on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Cologne for Locarno is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Cologne to Locarno train departs at 4: 53 AM   and the last train from Cologne to Locarno leaves at 9: 55 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Cologne to Locarno on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
The price of a one way train ticket from Cologne to Locarno is on average $81 (€78) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Cologne to Locarno available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cologne
Locarno
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 Locarno.
Amenities at station
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+49 2211411055
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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
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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AccessibilityAccessibility
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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