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Train Information between Rome and Cologne

distanceDistance676 miles (1090 km)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersÖBB

Trains from Rome to Cologne cover the 676 miles (1090 km) long route with our travel partners like ÖBB. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Köln Hbf.

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ÖBB from Rome to Cologne

Find the best journey from Rome to Cologne with Omio's train partners ÖBB! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

ÖBB

ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip from Rome to Cologne by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.

One of the best ways to travel between Rome and Cologne is by taking a train with ÖBB. Omio helps you find the ideal ÖBB train between Rome and Cologne by showing you ÖBB’s current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Rome to Cologne trip. You can expect to travel 676 miles (1090 km) from Rome to Cologne on a train with ÖBB. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Rome and Cologne, you can check straight away if the ÖBB ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your ÖBB train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between Rome and Cologne!

When purchasing your ÖBB train tickets between Rome and Cologne, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • ÖBB has granted goodwill arrangements for tickets bought until March 15, 2020.
    • National ÖBB: Tickets valid until June 1, 2020, can be refunded as a voucher
    • International ÖBB: Ticket refunds depend on the current entry regulations set by the government of the destination country
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

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Trains from Rome 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 Rome to Cologne.
FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Cologne, Germany if I'm coming from Rome, Italy by train?

Travel between Rome, Italy and Cologne, Germany by train is: Partially open.

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

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Rome?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • 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?

When traveling in Germany, 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 8/3/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Cologne from Rome before traveling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Cologne, Germany to Rome, Italy?

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

Is my return train into Rome from Cologne restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • 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 Rome, Italy?

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

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

Last checked on 8/3/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Rome from Cologne closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is Cologne from Rome by train?
The distance to Cologne from Rome by train is approximately 676 miles (1090 km).
What station does the train from Rome to Cologne depart from? Which Cologne train station do I come into from Rome?

There are a few train stations in Rome to start your route from including Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense. In Cologne you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Roma Termini   and arrive in Köln Hbf.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Roma Termini, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Köln Hbf, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center.

Which train providers can get me from Rome to Cologne?
If you're looking for trains from Rome to Cologne, you can rely on ÖBB to get you to Cologne. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Rome to Cologne trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rome
Cologne
Roma Ostiense
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Roma Termini
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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Roma Tiburtina
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