How to get from Enschede to Cologne

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Travel Information from Enschede to Cologne

distanceDistance88 miles (142 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £17 • 3 h 7 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn

Take a train to travel 88 miles (142 km) from Enschede to Cologne. Deutsche Bahn is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct from Enschede to Cologne.

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International travel from Enschede, Netherlands to Cologne, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Netherlands?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Cologne if travelling from Enschede?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What measures do I need to follow in Cologne, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 21/05/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Cologne from Enschede.

The current restriction level for returning to Enschede, Netherlands from Germany is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Enschede, Netherlands from Cologne, Germany?

Reentering Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Enschede from Cologne?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Enschede, Netherlands regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Netherlands must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 16/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Enschede from Cologne here.

Getting from Enschede to Cologne includes taking a train.

Travelling by train is also the quickest way from Enschede to Cologne. It takes on average 3 h 7 min   to travel this journey.

You should expect to travel around 88 miles (142 km) from Enschede to Cologne.

The average frequency per day from Enschede to Cologne is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Enschede to Cologne as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Enschede to Cologne:

  • Most travellers take a train from Enschede to Köln Hbf.

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  • You can go to Cologne from Enschede by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for £17 with Deutsche Bahn from Enschede to Cologne on Omio.
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When planning your trip to Cologne from Enschede, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Train tickets cost £17 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Enschede and Cologne online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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