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Train Information to Bordeaux from Cologne

distanceDistance513 miles (827 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Cologne to Bordeaux cover the 513 miles (827 km) long journey taking on average 14 h 48 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Cologne and arrive in Bordeaux Saint-Jean.

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Trains from Cologne to Bordeaux
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What are the travel restrictions for Bordeaux, France if I'm coming from Cologne, Italy by train?

Travel between Cologne, Italy and Bordeaux, France by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Bordeaux, France?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 19/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Bordeaux from Cologne before travelling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Italy from Bordeaux, France?

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

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Italy from France?

Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Bordeaux?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne, Italy?

The government of Italy 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 20/10/2021. 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 Bordeaux to Cologne train here.

How many miles is it from Cologne to Bordeaux by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Bordeaux from Cologne via train to be approximately 513 miles (827 km).
How long is the train to Bordeaux from Cologne?
The train time between Cologne and Bordeaux is on average 14 h 48 min  for the 513 miles (827 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Cologne and Bordeaux by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Cologne to Bordeaux do I depart from? Which Bordeaux train station from Cologne do I arrive in?

Omio customers book a train from Cologne   to Bordeaux Saint-Jean   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Cologne to go to Bordeaux? Where is the train station in Bordeaux located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cologne, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Bordeaux Saint-Jean, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre.

How many trains per day are there to Bordeaux from Cologne?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Cologne to Bordeaux. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Cologne is Cologne. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Cologne for your trip from Cologne to Bordeaux.