How to travel from Cologne to Sion

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Travel Information between Cologne and Sion

distanceDistance324 miles (523 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • $309 (€276) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 324 miles (523 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Cologne to Sion. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Cologne to Sion.

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FAQs

Travel from Cologne, Germany to Sion, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Sion from Cologne restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Sion, Switzerland from Cologne?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Sion, Switzerland?

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

  • Social distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The above information was last verified on 6/25/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Sion from Cologne closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Cologne, Germany from Switzerland is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Switzerland?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

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

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

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 6/28/22. 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 Sion.

There are 4 travel options from Cologne to Sion: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Cologne to Sion is by taking a ferry with an average price of $1 (€1).

This is compared to other travel options to Sion:

Taking a ferry is usually $25 (€22) less than taking a bus to Sion, which costs on average $25 (€22) for the same trip.

Taking a ferry is usually $309 (€276) less than taking a flight to Sion, which costs on average $309 (€276) for the same trip.

Taking a ferry is about $65 (€58) less than taking a train, which costs on average $65 (€58) for this route.

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

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a ferry requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 11 h 39 min.

The distance is approximately 324 miles (523 km) from Cologne to Sion.

The average frequency per day from Cologne to Sion is:

  • 7 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Cologne to Sion depart from Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof) to Sion, Gare CFF.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Cologne to Sion depart from Köln Hbf to Gare de Sion.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Cologne to Sion, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Lufthansa Cityline can take you to Sion by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Lufthansa Cityline from Cologne to Sion for $309 (€276).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Sion. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Cologne to Sion tickets on Omio for $65 (€58).
Many of our customers traveling from Cologne to Sion don't make Sion their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Sion are Geneva, Milan or Paris, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Sion to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $25 (€22) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $309 (€276) one way.
  • Ferry tickets are costing $1 (€1) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $65 (€58) one way on average.

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

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