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Overview: Train from Chalon-sur-Saône to Cologne

distanceDistance301 miles (486 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 21 min
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Chalon-sur-Saône to Cologne cover the 301 miles (486 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 21 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Chalon-sur-Saône and arrive in Köln Hbf.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Chalon-sur-Saône, France to Cologne, Germany?

Travel between Chalon-sur-Saône, France and Cologne, Germany by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Germany from France?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Chalon-sur-Saône?

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 are the safety rules to follow in Cologne, Germany?

When travelling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 24/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Chalon-sur-Saône to Cologne before travelling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Cologne, Germany to Chalon-sur-Saône, France?

Return travel from Germany to France is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Chalon-sur-Saône from Cologne?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Cologne?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Chalon-sur-Saône, France?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 24/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Chalon-sur-Saône from Cologne.

What is the distance to Cologne from Chalon-sur-Saône via train?

The Chalon-sur-Saône to Cologne train distance is approximately 301 miles (486 km).

How long does it take from Chalon-sur-Saône to Cologne by train?

On average the Chalon-sur-Saône to Cologne train time is 7 h 21 min  covering the 301 miles (486 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

When travelling by train from Chalon-sur-Saône to Cologne, which train station in Chalon-sur-Saône do I depart from and which train station in Cologne do I arrive in?

When taking the train between Chalon-sur-Saône and Cologne, you can choose to depart from train stations like Chalon-sur-Saône and Chalon-sur-Saône. Your trip can end in train stations such as Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Chalon-sur-Saône   and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Where is the Chalon-sur-Saône train station located? Where is the Cologne train station located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Chalon-sur-Saône and need to travel around 0.3 miles (539 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Cologne most often arrive at Köln Hbf and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from this train station to the city centre.

What train providers offer a service to Cologne from Chalon-sur-Saône?

For the best Chalon-sur-Saône to Cologne train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Chalon-sur-Saône and Cologne to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many trains are there to Cologne from Chalon-sur-Saône a day?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Chalon-sur-Saône to Cologne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Chalon-sur-Saône
Cologne
Chalon-sur-Saône is the most popular Chalon-sur-Saône 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 Chalon-sur-Saône for your journey to Cologne.

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