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Train Information from Schaffhausen to Cologne

distanceDistance235 miles (379 km)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Schaffhausen to Cologne cover the 235 miles (379 km) long route with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Schaffhausen and arrive in Köln Hbf.

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Deutsche Bahn from Schaffhausen to Cologne

Deutsche Bahn will get you between Schaffhausen and Cologne at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

One of the best ways to travel from Schaffhausen to Cologne is by taking a train with Deutsche Bahn. Omio helps you find the ideal Deutsche Bahn train from Schaffhausen to Cologne by showing you Deutsche Bahn’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 Schaffhausen to Cologne trip. You can expect to travel 235 miles (379 km) between Schaffhausen and Cologne on a train with Deutsche Bahn. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Schaffhausen and Cologne, you can check straight away if the Deutsche Bahn 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 Deutsche Bahn train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from Schaffhausen to Cologne!

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  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

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

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

Is international entry into Cologne from Schaffhausen 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 Schaffhausen?

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 9/24/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Schaffhausen to Cologne closer to your date of departure here

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Switzerland from Cologne, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Cologne to Schaffhausen 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 Schaffhausen, 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 9/23/21. 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 Schaffhausen from Cologne here.

How far is it from Schaffhausen to Cologne by train?
The distance between Schaffhausen and Cologne by train is approximately 235 miles (379 km).
When traveling by train from Schaffhausen to Cologne, which train station in Schaffhausen do I depart from and which train station in Cologne do I arrive in?

Some of the Schaffhausen train stations to Cologne you can start your journey from include Schaffhausen, Schaffhausen, Nordstrasse and Schaffhausen, Pilgerbrunnen. 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 Schaffhausen   and arriving in Köln Hbf.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Schaffhausen and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 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 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Cologne.

Which train companies can get me from Schaffhausen to Cologne?
For the best Schaffhausen to Cologne train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Schaffhausen to Cologne to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services are there between Schaffhausen and Cologne a day?
The average number of trains departing Schaffhausen for Cologne is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Schaffhausen, Promenade
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Schaffhausen, Rhybad
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