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Train Information from Geneva to Cologne

distanceDistance187 miles (301 km)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day

Trains from Geneva to Cologne cover the 187 miles (301 km) long route taking on average 8 h 21 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Genève and arrive in Cologne.

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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Geneva and Cologne?

Travel by train between Geneva, Switzerland and Cologne, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Cologne from Geneva 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 Italy from Geneva?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 Cologne, Italy?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 9/27/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Geneva to Cologne closer to your date of departure here

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

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

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

Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

The government of Switzerland 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 9/23/21. 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 Geneva from Cologne here.

How far is Cologne from Geneva by train?
The train distance from Geneva to Cologne is around 187 miles (301 km).
How long is a train from Geneva to Cologne on average?
On average the Geneva to Cologne train time is 8 h 21 min  covering the 187 miles (301 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Geneva to Cologne do I depart from? Which Cologne train station from Geneva do I arrive in?

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Genève   and arrive in Cologne.

Where is the Geneva train station located? Where is the Cologne train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Genève and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Cologne and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Cologne.

How many trains per day are there from Geneva to Cologne?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Geneva to Cologne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

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