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Cheap train tickets from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
08:551h18
Cologne Hbf
10:13Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
£601One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
09:311h17
Cologne Hbf
10:48Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
£741One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
08:241h07
Cologne Hbf
09:31Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
£791One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:281h03
Cologne Hbf
10:31Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
£791One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:311h17
Cologne Hbf
09:48Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
£821One-way
1 change

Train timetableCologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 26 June
Deutsche Bahn
08:241h07
Cologne Hbf
09:31Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:311h17
Cologne Hbf
09:48Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
08:551h18
Cologne Hbf
10:13Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
09:281h03
Cologne Hbf
10:31Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:311h17
Cologne Hbf
10:48Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
1 change

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Train times from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 3 m

Average

1 h 12 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

152 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Cologne Hbf for Frankfurt (Main) Hbf every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
09:281h03
Cologne Hbf
10:31Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
£791One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:241h07
Cologne Hbf
09:31Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
£791One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:311h17
Cologne Hbf
10:48Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
£741One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
08:311h17
Cologne Hbf
09:48Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
£821One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
08:551h18
Cologne Hbf
10:13Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
£601One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf

distanceDistance94 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 3 min
priceAverage train ticket price£48 (€54)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, Hessische Landesbahn or VIAS Rail GmbH

Trains from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf cover the 94 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 3 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Hessische Landesbahn or VIAS Rail GmbH. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £48, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Cologne Hbf and arrive in Frankfurt (Main) Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn, Hessische Landesbahn and VIAS Rail GmbH trains Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf

For as little as £18 you can travel by train from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf with Deutsche Bahn, Hessische Landesbahn and VIAS Rail GmbH. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40,000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf train.

Train information from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 3 min
  • Cheapest Price: £18
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 8 a day

FAQs: Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf can start from as little as £18 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf is £48; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf is on average 1 h 3 min   for the 94 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Cologne Hbf and Frankfurt (Main) Hbf by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf leaves at 04: 38. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf leaves at 22: 56.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf without having to change trains with Deutsche Bahn. There are 8 direct trains from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the route from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, Hessische Landesbahn or VIAS Rail GmbH. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Cologne Hbf and Frankfurt (Main) Hbf on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 56.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cologne Hbf, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Frankfurt (Main) Hbf, located 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf from Cologne Hbf is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 3 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf by train is November.
You have options as you can travel to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf from Cologne Hbf 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

Trains departing from Cologne Hbf

Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
1.6 miles (2.5 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
U-Bahn lines: U5, U16, U18
S-Bahn lines: S6, S11, S12, S19
Bus lines: 172, 173
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, FLX, RE, RB
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Cologne/Bonn Airport
9 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the S19 train for 14 minutes to reach the airport from the station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi for 30 minutes only.
ATM
ATM
There are various ATMs around the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
There are luggage lockers in the station.
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Asiagourmet | Coffee Fellows | dean&david | Dunkin' Donuts | KFC | McDonald's | Pizza Hut | Nordsee | Starbucks | Schweinske | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Europcar | SIXT
Information Desk
Information Desk
One near the departure/arrival board and another near the escalators close to Platforms 4 and 5.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible & mobility assistance staff. Contact the Mobility Service Centre at +49 3065212888 or msz@deutschebahn. Com.

Trains arriving to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf

Distance from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to city center
Distance from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to city center
1.4 miles (2.3 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 07: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 09: 00 - 21: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
U-Bahn lines: U4, U5
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S7, S8, S9
Tram lines: 11, 12, 14, 16, 17, 21
Bus lines: 33, 46, 64
Train lines: ICE, ICE/TGV, IC, EC, RJ, RE, RB, FLX
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Frankfurt am Main Airport
6 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the S8 or S9 train for 11 minutes to reach the airport from the station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
There are several ATM machines throughout the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage lockers are located in the main hall.
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Asiagourmet | Burger King | Ciao Bella | Coffee Fellows | Crepes de France Express | dean&david | Starbucks | Uddin's Sky Sportsbar | McDonald's | Dunkin Donuts | & many more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | Avis | Europcar | Sixt
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located opposite Platforms 12 and 13.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Step-free access and step markings. Contact the Mobility Service Centre at +49 3065212888 or msz@deutschebahn. Com.

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