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from Cologne to Hilversum

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Travel Information from Cologne to Hilversum

distanceDistance117 miles (188 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$22 - $23
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $22 (€18) • 3 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $23 (€19) • 3 h 4 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 117 miles (188 km) by bus or train between Cologne and Hilversum. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Cologne to Hilversum.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Cologne, Germany and Hilversum, Netherlands allowed?

Travel from Cologne, Germany to Hilversum, Netherlands is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Hilversum from Cologne restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Hilversum, Netherlands from Cologne?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Hilversum, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 10/13/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Hilversum from Cologne closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on reentering Germany from Hilversum, Netherlands due to the coronavirus pandemic?

Return travel to Cologne, Germany from Netherlands is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Netherlands?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Netherlands?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • 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)
  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Cologne, Germany was last verified on 10/15/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Cologne from Hilversum.

How do I travel from Cologne to Hilversum?

There are 2 travel options from Cologne to Hilversum: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cologne to Hilversum?

The cheapest way to get from Cologne to Hilversum is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $22 (€18) compared to other travel options to Hilversum:

Taking a bus is about $1 (€1) less than taking a train, which costs on average $23 (€19) for this route.

What is the fastest way to travel from Cologne to Hilversum?

The fastest way to get to Hilversum from Cologne is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 4 min.

Other travel options to Hilversum can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 3 h 50 min   on average.

What is the distance from Cologne to Hilversum?

The Cologne to Hilversum distance is around 117 miles (188 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Cologne to Hilversum?

The average frequency per day from Cologne to Hilversum is:

  • 22 trains per day.

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

When traveling between Cologne and Hilversum, what are the departure and arrival points in Cologne and Hilversum?

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

  • Most travelers catch their train from Köln Hbf and arrive in Hilversum.
Which travel companies can take me from Cologne to Hilversum?

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

  • You can take a bus from Cologne to Hilversum with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $22 (€18) with Flixbus from Cologne to Hilversum.
  • You can travel to Hilversum from Cologne by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $23 (€19) with Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Hilversum.
Where else should I travel to after my journey to Hilversum from Cologne ends?
Looking to extend your trip from Cologne to Hilversum? Many Omio customers who go from Cologne to Hilversum usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Amsterdam, Berlin or Eindhoven. If you're looking to explore Amsterdam, Berlin or Eindhoven from Hilversum, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I book tickets to Hilversum from Cologne online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Cologne to Hilversum, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $22 (€18) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $23 (€19) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Cologne to Hilversum online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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