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Overview: Train from Southampton to Cologne

distanceDistance636 miles (1025 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Southampton to Cologne cover the 636 miles (1025 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 24 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Cologne.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Southampton to Cologne?

Travel by train between Southampton, United Kingdom and Cologne, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Cologne from Southampton restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne, Italy?

The government of Italy 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 1/21/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Southampton and Cologne closer to your date of departure here

What restrictions are there on reentering United Kingdom from Cologne, Italy?

The restriction level for your return train to Southampton, United Kingdom from Cologne is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Southampton from Cologne restricted?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Cologne?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Southampton, United Kingdom?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 1/21/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Southampton from Cologne closer to your date of departure here here.

What is the distance to Cologne from Southampton by train?

You should expect to travel around 636 miles (1025 km)  to Cologne from Southampton by train.

How long is the train between Southampton and Cologne?

On average the Southampton to Cologne train travel time is 9 h 24 min  for the 636 miles (1025 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure train station in Southampton and arrival train station in Cologne?

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Southampton Central   and arrive in Cologne.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Southampton Central, which is located around 0.5 miles (757 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Cologne, located 0.4 miles (707 m) away from the city center.

How many trains per day are there between Southampton and Cologne?

The average number of trains departing Southampton for Cologne is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Southampton
Cologne
The major railway station for departures from Southampton is Southampton Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Southampton Central for your journey to Cologne from Southampton.

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