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Train Information between Bochum and Bern

distanceDistance312 miles (504 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 26 min
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day

Trains from Bochum to Bern cover the 312 miles (504 km) long route taking on average 6 h 26 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Bochum Hbf and arrive in Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Bern from Bochum?

Travel between Bochum, Germany and Bern, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Bochum?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Bern, Switzerland?

All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 15/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Bochum and Bern as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Bochum, Germany from Bern, Switzerland?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Bern to Bochum is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Switzerland?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Bern?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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 safety rules to follow in Bochum, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last verified on 19/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Bern to Bochum train here.

How far is it from Bochum to Bern by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Bochum to Bern via train to be approximately 312 miles (504 km).
How long does it take from Bochum to Bern by train?
On average the train from Bochum to Bern duration is 6 h 26 min  for the 312 miles (504 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from Bochum to Bern, which train station in Bochum do I depart from and which train station in Bern do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Bochum, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Bochum Hbf, Bochum-Langendreer and Bochum-Langendreer West. When you arrive in Bern, your train can arrive in train stations including Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation, Bern, Bhf and Bern.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Bochum Hbf   to Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.

Where do I find the Bochum train station to Bern? Where is the Bern train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Bochum Hbf and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Bern.

How many train services per day are there from Bochum to Bern?
The average number of trains departing Bochum for Bern is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bochum
Bern
Bochum Hbf is the most popular Bochum railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bochum for your journey to Bern.

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