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Train Information to Cologne from Gothenburg

distanceDistance840 miles (1355 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Gothenburg to Cologne cover the 840 miles (1355 km) long trip taking on average 16 h 56 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Göteborg, Centralstation and arrive in Cologne.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Gothenburg, Sweden to Cologne, Italy?

Travel between Gothenburg, Sweden and Cologne, Italy by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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?

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 11/30/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Gothenburg and Cologne before traveling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Gothenburg, Sweden from Cologne, Italy?

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

Is my return train into Gothenburg from Cologne 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 Sweden from Cologne?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • 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

What are the safety rules to follow in Gothenburg, Sweden?

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

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

Last checked on 11/29/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Gothenburg from Cologne closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is Gothenburg to Cologne by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Cologne from Gothenburg by train to be approximately 840 miles (1355 km).
How long is the train between Gothenburg and Cologne?
On average the Gothenburg to Cologne train travel time is 16 h 56 min  for the 840 miles (1355 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What train station in Gothenburg goes to Cologne? What train station do I come into Cologne from Gothenburg?

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Göteborg, Centralstation   to Cologne.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Göteborg, Centralstation, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Gothenburg. The most popular arrival train station in Cologne, called Cologne, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.

How many trains per day are there between Gothenburg and Cologne?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Gothenburg to Cologne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Gothenburg
Cologne
The major railway station for departures from Gothenburg is Göteborg, Centralstation. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Göteborg, Centralstation for your journey between Gothenburg and Cologne.
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Phone Number
+46 841062600
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Mon - Fri: 10: 15 - 18: 30
Public transit options for Göteborg, Centralstation
Tram lines: 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 9, 11, 13
Bus lines: 60327, 61327, Flygbussarna
Train lines: 029, FLX, MTRX, SJ Regionaltåg, SJ SJ3000, SJ X2000, Tågab, Västtågen, Öresundståg

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