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Train Information to Nîmes from Cologne

distanceDistance504 miles (813 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesTGV

Trains from Cologne to Nîmes cover the 504 miles (813 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 19 min with our travel partners like TGV. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Nîmes.

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Trains from Cologne to Nîmes
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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Cologne to Nîmes?

Travel between Cologne, Germany and Nîmes, France by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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 Nîmes, 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 23/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Nîmes from Cologne before travelling.

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

Return travel from France to Germany is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • 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 Cologne, Germany?

The government of Germany 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 23/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Cologne from Nîmes.

What is the distance between Cologne and Nîmes by train?
You should expect to travel around 504 miles (813 km)  from Cologne to Nîmes by train.
How long does it take from Cologne to Nîmes by train?
The train time between Cologne and Nîmes is on average 9 h 19 min  for the 504 miles (813 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Cologne and Nîmes by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the Cologne to Nîmes train leave from? Which Nîmes train station do I come into from Cologne?

When taking a train from Cologne, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. When you arrive in Nîmes, your train can arrive in train stations including Nîmes and Nîmes, Gare Saint Cesaire.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Köln Hbf   to Nîmes.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Köln Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Nîmes, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

What train companies go from Cologne to Nîmes?
For the trip from Cologne to Nîmes you can take a train with TGV. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Nîmes from Cologne on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many trains per day are there from Cologne to Nîmes?
The average number of trains departing Cologne for Nîmes is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cologne
Nîmes
Köln Hbf is the most popular Cologne 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 Cologne for your journey to Nîmes.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sat - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00 | Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 00
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 172, 173
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, FLX, RE, RB
U-Bahn lines: U5, U16, U18
S-Bahn lines: S6, S11, S12, S19

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