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Deutsche Bahn

Travel Information from Leeuwarden to Cologne

distanceDistance163 miles (263 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $23 (€19) • 4 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn

Travel 163 miles (263 km) by train between Leeuwarden and Cologne. Deutsche Bahn is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct from Leeuwarden to Cologne.

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What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Cologne, Germany if I’m coming from Leeuwarden, Netherlands?

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

Can I enter Germany if coming from Netherlands?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Cologne if traveling from Leeuwarden?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self 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)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What measures do I need to follow in Cologne, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/21/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Leeuwarden to Cologne.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Leeuwarden, Netherlands from Cologne, Germany?

The current restriction level for returning to Leeuwarden, Netherlands from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Leeuwarden, Netherlands from Cologne, Germany?

Reentering Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Leeuwarden 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Leeuwarden, Netherlands regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Netherlands 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: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. 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 Leeuwarden from Cologne here.

How do I travel from Leeuwarden to Cologne?

Travel Leeuwarden to Cologne by train.

What is the quickest way from Leeuwarden to Cologne?

A train is the fastest way to get to Cologne from Leeuwarden with an average travel time for this trip around 4 h 55 min.

What is the distance from Leeuwarden to Cologne?

The distance is approximately 163 miles (263 km) from Leeuwarden to Cologne.

How many services a day are there from Leeuwarden to Cologne?

The average frequency per day from Leeuwarden to Cologne is:

  • 16 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Leeuwarden and Cologne as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling to Cologne from Leeuwarden, where do I depart from Leeuwarden and where do I arrive in Cologne?

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

  • Most travelers take a train from Leeuwarden to Köln Hbf.

Who can get me from Leeuwarden to Cologne?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with to Cologne from Leeuwarden:

  • You can go to Cologne from Leeuwarden by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $23 (€19) with Deutsche Bahn from Leeuwarden to Cologne on Omio.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Leeuwarden to Cologne?

Omio customers who travel from Leeuwarden to Cologne often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Amsterdam or Brussels. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Cologne and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I book my Leeuwarden to Cologne one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $23 (€19) one way.

But we recommend booking Leeuwarden 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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