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There are 4 ways to get from Gerolstein to Roermond by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the train from Gerolstein to Koeln Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Moenchengladbach Hbf Rb / ...

3 alternative options

Train, line 648 bus, bus  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the train from Gerolstein to Kall Rb / ...
  2. Take the line 648 bus from Kall Bf to Simmerath, Bushof 648
  3. Take the bus from Simmerath, Bushof to Aachen, Bushof
  4. Take the train from Heerlen to Roermond

Bus, line 250 bus  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Gerolstein, Bahnhof to Jünkerath, Bahnhof Sev
  2. Take the bus from Jünkerath, Bahnhof to Euskirchen Bf Sev
  3. Take the bus from Euskirchen Bf to Köln Breslauer Platz/Hbf Sev
  4. Take the line 250 bus from Köln Breslauer Platz/Hbf to Leverkusen Leverkusen Mitte Bf 250 / ...
  5. Take the bus from Leverkusen to Roermond 280

Drive  •  1h 39m

  1. Drive from Gerolstein to Roermond 165.7 km

Gerolstein to Roermond by train

The train journey time between Gerolstein and Roermond is around 4h 37m and covers a distance of around 221 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 5m. The fastest train normally takes 3h 57m. Services are operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Bahn DE, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and others. Typically 102 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
3h 31m
Layover time:
1h 5m
Total time:
4h 37m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
3h 57m
Train distance:
221 km
Trains per week:
102
Cheapest price:
€34
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:41
Last train departs at:
21:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gerolstein to Roermond train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

Trains departing Monday

Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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International entry into Netherlands from Germany

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: All visitors

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Conditions of entry into Netherlands from Germany

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from Germany
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Hong Kong, Japan, Jordan, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, New Zealand, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Taiwan, Ukraine and Vatican
  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
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  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland)
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Rules to follow in Netherlands

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Netherlands is currently allowed from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Roermond is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Roermond is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Roermond is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from Netherlands.

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Last updated: 14 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Gerolstein to Roermond is to drive which costs €21 - €35 and takes 1h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Gerolstein to Roermond is to drive which costs €21 - €35 and takes 1h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gerolstein to Roermond. However, there are services departing from Gerolstein, Bahnhof and arriving at Roermond via Jünkerath, Bahnhof, Euskirchen Bf, Köln Breslauer Platz/Hbf and Leverkusen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 6m.

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No, there is no direct train from Gerolstein to Roermond. However, there are services departing from Gerolstein and arriving at Roermond via Koeln Hbf, MG Hbf /Europaplatz and Venlo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 28m.

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The distance between Gerolstein and Roermond is 118 km. The road distance is 165.7 km.

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The best way to get from Gerolstein to Roermond without a car is to train which takes 4h 28m and costs €30 - €60.

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It takes approximately 4h 28m to get from Gerolstein to Roermond, including transfers.

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Gerolstein to Roermond bus services, operated by Nahreisezug, depart from Gerolstein, Bahnhof station.

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Gerolstein to Roermond train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Gerolstein station.

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The best way to get from Gerolstein to Roermond is to train which takes 4h 28m and costs €30 - €60. Alternatively, you can bus and line 250 bus, which costs and takes 7h 6m.

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Map of how to get from Gerolstein to Roermond.
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  • Distance: 117.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 28m

What companies run services between Gerolstein, Germany and Roermond, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Gerolstein to Roermond via Koeln Hbf, MG Hbf /Europaplatz, and Venlo in around 4h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gerolstein to Roermond via Jünkerath, Bahnhof, Euskirchen Bf, Köln Breslauer Platz/Hbf, and Leverkusen in around 7h 6m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Gerolstein to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €25
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Moenchengladbach Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Gerolstein to Kall
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to MG Hbf /Europaplatz
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €17
Website
Bahn DE
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Moenchengladbach Hbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€18 - €26
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Köln Hbf to MG Hbf /Europaplatz
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Heerlen to Roermond
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €22
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€16 - €22
Bus operators
KVB Kölner Verkehrs-Betriebe AG
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Bus from Simmerath, Bushof to Aachen, Bushof
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Bahn DE
Nahreisezug
Website
delfi.de
Bus from Gerolstein, Bahnhof to Jünkerath, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bus from Jünkerath, Bahnhof to Euskirchen Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bus from Euskirchen Bf to Köln Breslauer Platz/Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
delfi.de
Wupsi
Website
wupsi.de
Bus from Köln Breslauer Platz/Hbf to Leverkusen Leverkusen Mitte Bf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Wupsi
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Leverkusen to Roermond
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Leverkusen Wiesdorf Mitte Bf to Roermond
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Gerolstein to Roermond bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Roermond station.

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Gerolstein to Roermond train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Moenchengladbach Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gerolstein to Roermond is 166 km. It takes approximately 1h 39m to drive from Gerolstein to Roermond.

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