How to travel from Chur to Cologne

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Travel Information to Cologne from Chur

distanceDistance304 miles (491 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$41 - $268
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $41 (€37) • 7 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $268 (€240) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 304 miles (491 km) by bus, flight or train to Cologne from Chur. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $41 (€37). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Chur to Cologne.

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Travel between Chur, Switzerland and Cologne, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Switzerland enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Cologne from Chur?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Cologne, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 5/16/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Chur to Cologne.

The current restriction level for returning to Chur, Switzerland from Germany is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Chur, Switzerland from Cologne, Germany?

Reentering Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Chur from Cologne?

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

Which rules do I need to follow in Chur, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Switzerland must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 5/9/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Chur from Cologne here.

You can travel between Chur and Cologne 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Cologne from Chur is by taking a train, which costs on average $41 (€37).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Cologne:

Taking a train is usually $13 (€12) less than taking a bus to Cologne, which costs on average $55 (€49) for the same trip.

A train is generally $226 (€203) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $268 (€240) from Chur to Cologne.

The fastest way from Chur to Cologne is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Cologne that can usually take longer:

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In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 7 h 50 min.

The Chur to Cologne distance is around 304 miles (491 km).

The average frequency per day from Chur to Cologne is:

  • 5 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Chur to Cologne as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Chur to Cologne:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Chur, Rastal Glas AG to Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Chur and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Chur to Cologne:

  • You can take a bus from Chur to Cologne with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $55 (€49) with Flixbus from Chur to Cologne.
  • You can go to Cologne from Chur by plane with Eurowings. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $268 (€240) with Eurowings from Chur to Cologne on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Chur to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $41 (€37) with Deutsche Bahn from Chur to Cologne.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Chur to Cologne often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Chur and Cologne itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Cologne and any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Chur to Cologne, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $55 (€49) one way for this journey.
  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $268 (€240) one way on average.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $41 (€37) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Chur to Cologne tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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