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Overview: Train from Montreux to Cologne

distanceDistance310 miles (500 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Montreux to Cologne cover the 310 miles (500 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Montreux and arrive in Köln Hbf.

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FAQs

Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Montreux and Cologne?

Travel by train between Montreux, Switzerland and Cologne, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Cologne from Montreux restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

Entry Requirements:

  • 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?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 21/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Montreux to Cologne closer to your date of departure here.

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

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

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

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

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

The government of Switzerland 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 20/01/2022. 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 Cologne to Montreux train here.

What is the distance by train from Montreux to Cologne?

You should expect to travel around 310 miles (500 km)  to Cologne from Montreux by train.

Which train station in Montreux goes to Cologne? Which train station do I come into Cologne from Montreux?

There are a few train stations in Montreux to start your route from including Montreux, Montreux-Les Planches and Montreux, gare. In Cologne you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Montreux   and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Where is the Montreux train station located? Where is the Cologne train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Montreux, located approximately 0.2 miles (327 m) from the city centre of Montreux. The most popular arrival train station in Cologne, called Köln Hbf, is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from its city centre.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Montreux
Cologne
Montreux is the most popular Montreux 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 Montreux for your journey to Cologne.