Rome to Cologne train

Cheap train tickets from Rome to Cologne

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76

Average

76

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
06:24AMRome21h39 04:03AMCologne
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761One-way

Train schedule from Rome to Cologne

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Fastest train times from Rome to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Oct 05

Fastest Journey

21 h 39 m

Average

21 h 39 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

1090 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Rome for Cologne every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
06:24AMRome21h39 04:03AMCologne
0 transfers
761One-way

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Overview: Train from Rome to Cologne

distanceDistance676 miles (1090 km)
durationAverage train duration21 h 39 min
priceAverage train ticket price$91 (€87)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesÖBB | Nightjet or ItaloTreno

Trains from Rome to Cologne cover the 676 miles (1090 km) long trip taking on average 21 h 39 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Nightjet or ItaloTreno. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $91 (€87), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $79 (€76). Travelers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Train providers: ÖBB Nightjet and Italo from Rome to Cologne trains

Find the best trains from Rome to Cologne with Omio's travel partners ÖBB Nightjet and Italo from $79 (€76). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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Find cheap tickets for ÖBB Nightjet trains to Cologne from Rome on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Rome to Cologne train schedule from ÖBB Nightjet, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 676 miles (1090 km) route from Rome to Cologne, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains to Cologne from Rome in the Omio app, you can check to see if the ÖBB Nightjet trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the ÖBB Nightjet train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Cologne from Rome and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train between Rome and Cologne with ÖBB Nightjet!

    Italo is a brand of high-speed trains from the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV) offering regular services to popular cities around Italy, such as Rome, Naples, Florence and Milan. Among its fleet of trains are the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). You can choose from the following Italo ticket types when purchasing tickets between Rome and Cologne: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex. Italo offers four different class options: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Standard services in all Italo trains include bathrooms, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of films, music and games). While some amenities may differ based on the class option booked, each train car is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort.

    Italo from Rome to Cologne train information:

    • Average Duration: 21 h 20 min
    • Italo frequency: 1 a day

    Travel Tips: Trains from Rome to Cologne

    Travel Tips: 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

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

    Is international entry into Cologne from Rome restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

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

    Entry Requirements:

    • There are no current restrictions

    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 10/3/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Rome to Cologne closer to your date of departure here

    The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Cologne to Rome is: Unrestricted

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

    Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

    What are the requirements?

    • There are no current restrictions

    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:

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

    Last checked on 10/3/22. 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 Rome from Cologne here.

    Train tickets from Rome to Cologne for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $79 (€76)  one way in the next 7 days.
    The train price from Rome to Cologne is on average $91 (€87)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Rome to Cologne by train to be approximately 676 miles (1090 km).
    The Rome to Cologne train duration is on average 21 h 39 min, which is to be expected when traveling 676 miles (1090 km) to Cologne from Rome. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    There are a few train stations in Rome to start your journey 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.

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Roma Termini and travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city center to this train station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Köln Hbf and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the train station to the city center in Cologne.

    For the journey from Rome to Cologne you can take a train with ÖBB | Nightjet or ItaloTreno. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Rome to Cologne on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    On average, there is 1 train a day from Rome to Cologne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    You can take the first train from Rome to Cologne at 5: 02 AM. The last train from Rome to Cologne that you can take departs at 8: 48 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Rome to Cologne schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    You can find trains to Cologne from Rome to cost on average $91 (€87) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Rome to Cologne train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Rome
    Cologne
    Roma Termini is the most popular Rome 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 Rome for your trip to Cologne.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +39 064745421
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 22: 00
    Public transit options for Roma Termini
    Metro lines: A (red), B (blue)
    Bus lines: 5, H, 38, 40 Express, 50 Express, 64, 66, 70, 75, 82, 90 Express, 92, 105, 150F, 223, 310, 590, 714, 910, C2, C3
    Tram lines: 5, 14
    Train lines: Italo, FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, EN, CNL, R, Leonardo Express
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +39 892021
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 06: 35 - 20: 20
    Public transit options for Roma Tiburtina
    Metro lines: LB
    Bus lines: 62, 71, 111, 111F, 120F, 135, 163, 168, 211, 309, 409, n409, n041, C2, C3, Airport Shuttle
    Train lines: FR, FA, IC, REG, FL1, FL2, FL3

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