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Overview: Train from Cologne to Sion

distanceDistance324 miles (523 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price$34 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Cologne to Sion cover the 324 miles (523 km) long route taking on average 6 h 45 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $34 (€30), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $34 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Gare de Sion.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Sion trains

Travel from Cologne to Sion from $34 (€30) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

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 Sion. 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.

  • Average Price: $34

When you buy your Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Cologne to Sion don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Sion

Travel by train to Sion 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 Sion.
FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Cologne and Sion?

Travel by train between Cologne, Germany and Sion, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Sion from Cologne restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Entry Requirements:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 5/9/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Cologne to Sion closer to your date of departure here

Are there restrictions on returning to Germany from Switzerland by train?

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

Is my return train into Cologne from Sion restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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 5/22/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Cologne from Sion closer to your date of departure here here.

How much does a cheap train to Sion from Cologne cost?

Train tickets to Sion from Cologne for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $34 (€30)  one way in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train to Sion from Cologne?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $34 (€30)  for a train ticket between Cologne and Sion.

How many miles is it from Cologne to Sion by train?

The train distance from Cologne to Sion is around 324 miles (523 km).

How many hours is the train time to Sion from Cologne?

While the time it takes to travel 324 miles (523 km) from Cologne to Sion can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Cologne to Sion train journey time is on average 6 h 45 min.

What is the departure train station in Cologne and arrival train station in Sion?

When departing from Cologne, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. When arriving in Sion, you can end your route in train stations like Gare de Sion, Sion, Valais de Coeur Champsec and Sion, Les Fontaines.

Omio customers book a train from Köln Hbf   to Gare de Sion   most frequently for this route.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Köln Hbf, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Cologne.

The most popular arrival train station, Gare de Sion, is located 0.1 miles (171 m) away from the city center of Sion.

Which train providers should I travel with from Cologne to Sion?

For the best Cologne to Sion train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Sion from Cologne to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many trains per day are there between Cologne and Sion?

The average number of trains departing Cologne for Sion is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When does the first train depart from Cologne to Sion? When does the last train depart from Cologne to Sion?

The first Cologne to Sion train departs at 4: 48 AM   and the last train from Cologne to Sion leaves at 6: 54 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Cologne to Sion on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I book train tickets between Cologne and Sion for the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Cologne to Sion is on average $34 (€30) 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 route. In general, you can find train tickets between Cologne and Sion available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cologne
Sion
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 Sion.
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

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