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Journey details

Best price 26.76£
Journey duration 4 h 55 min
Connections per day 190
First departure: 00:01
Last departure: 23:52
Distance 479km

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Trains from Berlin to Cologne: which companies can you travel with?

To get to Cologne by train, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn, only an example among all our partners.

Deutsche Bahn is the German national company. It covers not only national and international long-distance routes to the neighbouring countries, but also regional, local and suburban transportation.

What is the price of train tickets from Berlin to Cologne?

If you have the possibility to book in advance, you will be likely to find cheap train tickets from Berlin to Cologne for 29,90 €. In case you can't plan in advance, train tickets to Cologne cost on average 62,90 €.

Ticket price Berlin - Cologne every day

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25 £ More More More More 22 £ More
24 £30 £23 £20 £23 £52 £19 £
13 £ More 18 £27 £30 £23 £18 £
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Trains from Berlin to Cologne


If you are flexible with your travel dates, always consider that you can buy extremely cheap train tickets if you avoid travelling in the weekends and if you choose to travel during the low season.

When travelling on such short distances, you can take into account also busses and carpooling options: with some luck you will find very cheap options, even if you book on short notice.

Which stations serve the rail line Berlin - Cologne?

Trains leave Berlin from Berlin Gesundbrunnen, Berlin Hbf (tief), Berlin Südkreuz (S) or Berlin Südkreuz and arrive at Köln Süd, Köln Hbf or Köln West.

How long does it take from Berlin to Cologne and when do the trains leave?

On average, it takes 5 hours and 33 minutes to get to Cologne by train, but you will need 4 hours and 29 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 05:12, whereas the last one leaves Berlin at 21:12.

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