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Train Information to Rome from Cologne

distanceDistance676 miles (1090 km)
durationAverage train duration18 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price$149 (€120)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Cologne to Rome cover the 676 miles (1090 km) long trip taking on average 18 h 21 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $94 (€76), but the average price of train tickets is $149 (€120). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Roma Termini.

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Trains from Cologne to Rome
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Cologne, Germany and Rome, Italy allowed?

Travel between Cologne, Germany and Rome, Italy by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

The information above was last checked on 9/17/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Cologne to Rome before traveling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Germany from Rome, Italy?

The restriction level for your return train to Cologne, Germany from Rome is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Cologne from Rome restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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:

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

Last checked on 9/17/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Cologne from Rome closer to your date of departure here here.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Cologne to Rome?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Cologne to Rome to cost as little as $94 (€76)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the train between Cologne and Rome on average?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $149 (€120)  for a train ticket between Cologne and Rome.
How far is it from Cologne to Rome by train?
The distance to Rome from Cologne by train is approximately 676 miles (1090 km).
What is the Cologne to Rome train travel time?
On average the Cologne to Rome train travel time is 18 h 21 min  for the 676 miles (1090 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Cologne to Rome, which train station in Cologne do I depart from and which train station in Rome do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Cologne to start your trip from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. In Rome you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Köln Hbf   and arrive in Roma Termini.

Where is the train station in Cologne? Where is the train station in Rome?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Köln Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Roma Termini, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.

How many trains per day are there between Cologne and Rome?
The average number of trains departing Cologne for Rome is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
How early should I purchase Cologne to Rome train tickets to get the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Cologne to Rome within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $149 (€120) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Rome from Cologne are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
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Cologne
Rome
Köln Hbf
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