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Overview: Train from Cologne to Tournai

distanceDistance156 miles (252 km)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day

Trains from Cologne to Tournai cover the 156 miles (252 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 13 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Tournai.

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

Travel between Cologne, Germany and Tournai, 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
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Tournai, 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 12/7/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Cologne to Tournai as this information can change.

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

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

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

Reentry to 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 Tournai?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 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: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 12/7/21. 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 Tournai here.

What is the distance between Cologne and Tournai by train?
You should expect to travel around 156 miles (252 km)  to Tournai from Cologne by train.
How long is the train ride between Cologne and Tournai?
The train time from Cologne to Tournai is on average 3 h 13 min  for the 156 miles (252 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Cologne and Tournai by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Cologne to Tournai depart from? Which Tournai train station do I come into from Cologne?

When taking a train from Cologne, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. When you arrive in Tournai, your train can arrive in train stations including Tournai and Tournai.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Köln Hbf   to Tournai.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Köln Hbf, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Tournai, located 0.5 miles (838 m) away from the city center.

How many trains per day are there between Cologne and Tournai?
On average, there are 7 trains a day from Cologne to Tournai. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cologne
Tournai
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 Tournai.
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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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