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Train Information from Cologne to Glasgow

distanceDistance937 miles (1512 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Cologne to Glasgow cover the 937 miles (1512 km) long trip taking on average 17 h 45 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 Glasgow Central.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Cologne, Italy and Glasgow, United Kingdom allowed?

Travel between Cologne, Italy and Glasgow, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom from Cologne?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Glasgow, United Kingdom?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 30/11/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Cologne and Glasgow before travelling.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Cologne, Italy from Glasgow, United Kingdom?

Return travel from United Kingdom to Italy is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Cologne from Glasgow?

Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • 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 requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 30/11/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Cologne from Glasgow.

How far is it from Cologne to Glasgow by train?
The train distance from Cologne to Glasgow is around 937 miles (1512 km).
What is the average Cologne to Glasgow train duration?
The Cologne to Glasgow train duration is on average 17 h 45 min, which is to be expected when travelling 937 miles (1512 km) to Glasgow from Cologne. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
What station does the Cologne to Glasgow train leave from? Which Glasgow train station do I come into from Cologne?

Omio customers book a train from Cologne   to Glasgow Central   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Cologne? Where is the train station in Glasgow?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Cologne, located approximately 0.4 miles (707 m) from the city centre of Cologne. The most popular arrival train station in Glasgow, called Glasgow Central, is located around 0.5 miles (757 m) away from its city centre.

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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cologne
Glasgow
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 to Glasgow from Cologne.