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Train Information to Cologne from Salzburg

distanceDistance211 miles (341 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Salzburg to Cologne cover the 211 miles (341 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Cologne.

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Am I allowed to travel by train from Salzburg, Austria to Cologne, Italy?

Travel between Salzburg, Austria and Cologne, Italy by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 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 9/23/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Salzburg to Cologne before traveling.

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

Return travel from Italy to Austria is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Salzburg from Cologne?

Entry into Austria is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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 with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Salzburg, Austria?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/22/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Salzburg from Cologne.

How far is Salzburg to Cologne by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Salzburg and Cologne by train to be approximately 211 miles (341 km).
What station does the train from Salzburg to Cologne depart from? Which Cologne train station do I come into from Salzburg?

Omio customers book a train from Salzburg Hbf   to Cologne   most frequently for this route.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Cologne and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Cologne.

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