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Train Information to Cologne from Gothenburg

distanceDistance508 miles (819 km)
durationAverage train duration19 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price$85 (€68)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Gothenburg to Cologne cover the 508 miles (819 km) long journey taking on average 19 h 10 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $85 (€68), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $70 (€57). Travelers depart most frequently from Göteborg, Centralstation and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Train companies

Train from Gothenburg to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn

Travel from Gothenburg to Cologne from $70 (€57) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Find your perfect trip from Gothenburg to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train schedules between Gothenburg and Cologne and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance between Gothenburg and Cologne by DB is 508 miles (819 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket between Gothenburg and Cologne is $70 (€57).

DB is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB 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 at Omio.

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.

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Gothenburg to Cologne, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Gothenburg to Cologne
Travel by train to Cologne 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 Gothenburg to Cologne.
FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Gothenburg, Sweden to Cologne, Germany?

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

Can I enter Germany from Sweden?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Gothenburg to Cologne as this information can change.

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

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

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

Reentry to Sweden is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

What are the requirements?

  • 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:

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

Last checked on 9/20/21. 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 Gothenburg from Cologne here.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Gothenburg to Cologne?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Gothenburg to Cologne to cost as little as $71 (€57)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train between Gothenburg and Cologne?
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Gothenburg to Cologne train to cost on average $85 (€68)  one way.
How far is it from Gothenburg to Cologne by train?
The train distance from Gothenburg to Cologne is around 508 miles (819 km).
What is the Gothenburg to Cologne train travel time?
While the time it takes to travel 508 miles (819 km) from Gothenburg to Cologne can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Gothenburg to Cologne train journey time is on average 19 h 10 min.
Which train station from Gothenburg to Cologne do I depart from? Which Cologne train station from Gothenburg do I arrive in?

When taking the train from Gothenburg to Cologne, you can choose to depart from train stations like Göteborg, Centralstation, Göteborg, Nils Ericsonsterminalen and Gothenburg, Göteborg Liseberg. Your route can end in train stations such as Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Göteborg, Centralstation   and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Where do I find the Gothenburg train station to Cologne? Where is the Cologne train station?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Göteborg, Centralstation, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Gothenburg.

The most popular arrival train station, Köln Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Cologne.

What train providers go from Gothenburg to Cologne?
For the best Gothenburg to Cologne train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Cologne from Gothenburg to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services are there to Cologne from Gothenburg a day?
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Gothenburg to Cologne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Gothenburg to Cologne? When does the last train depart from Gothenburg to Cologne?
The earliest train departing from Gothenburg to Cologne leaves at 4: 40 AM. The last train departing from Gothenburg to Cologne leaves at 9: 40 PM. You can find the latest Gothenburg to Cologne train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book train tickets from Gothenburg to Cologne to score the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Gothenburg to Cologne is on average $85 (€68) if you purchase 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 journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Gothenburg and Cologne available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Gothenburg
Cologne
Göteborg Central
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Tram lines 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 9, 11, 13