You can get from Interlaken to Cologne by train, bus or flight.
To get from Interlaken to Cologne on Oct 17 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||296 miles (477 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$61 - $312|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $61 (€50) • 6 h 7 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $312 (€255) • 1 h 10 min|
|Popular travel companies||Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 296 miles (477 km) by flight or train to Cologne from Interlaken. 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 $61 (€50). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Interlaken to Cologne.
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Travel between Interlaken, Switzerland and Cologne, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
Conditions of entry into Germany:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 10/15/21. 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 between Interlaken and Cologne.
Return travel to Interlaken, Switzerland from Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Requirements for reentering Switzerland:
All travelers must abide by the following measures in Switzerland to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Interlaken, Switzerland 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 Interlaken from Cologne.
You can travel from Interlaken to Cologne 2 different ways: flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Cologne from Interlaken is by taking a train, which costs on average $61 (€50).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Cologne:
Taking a train is usually $251 (€205) less than taking a flight to Cologne, which costs on average $312 (€255) for the same trip.
The fastest way to get to Cologne from Interlaken is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.
Other travel options to Cologne can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Cologne by train can take on average 6 h 7 min.
The distance is approximately 296 miles (477 km) from Interlaken to Cologne.
The average frequency per day from Interlaken to Cologne is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Interlaken and Cologne as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Interlaken to Cologne:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Interlaken to Cologne, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Before traveling from Interlaken to Cologne, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Interlaken to Cologne tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.