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Train Information to Cologne from Münster

distanceDistance312 miles (503 km)
durationAverage train duration14 h 40 min
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day

Trains from Münster to Cologne cover the 312 miles (503 km) long journey taking on average 14 h 40 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Münster VS, Post and arrive in Köln Hbf.

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

Travel by train between Münster, Switzerland and Cologne, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Cologne from Münster 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 Münster?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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?

The government of Germany 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 10/26/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Cologne from Münster closer to your date of departure here

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

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

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

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

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 Münster, 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 10/23/21. 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 Münster from Cologne here.

How far is Münster to Cologne by train?
You should expect to travel around 312 miles (503 km)  to Cologne from Münster by train.
How long is the train to Cologne from Münster?
On average the Münster to Cologne train travel time is 14 h 40 min  for the 312 miles (503 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Münster and arrival train station in Cologne?

Some of the Münster train stations to Cologne you can start your journey from include Münster VS, Post and Münster VS. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Cologne include Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Münster VS, Post   and arriving in Köln Hbf.

Where is the train station in Münster to go to Cologne? Where is the train station in Cologne located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Münster VS, Post, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Münster.

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

How many train services are there from Münster to Cologne a day?
On average, there are 50 trains a day from Münster to Cologne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Münster
Cologne
Münster VS, Post is the most popular Münster 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 Münster for your trip to Cologne.

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