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Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Bruges

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Eurostar
12:423h08
Cologne Hbf
15:50Bruges station
£831One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Eurostar
08:443h06
Cologne Hbf
11:50Bruges station
£831One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
13:423h08
Cologne Hbf
16:50Bruges station
£931One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
09:423h08
Cologne Hbf
12:50Bruges station
£931One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
11:423h08
Cologne Hbf
14:50Bruges station
£931One-way
1 change

Train timetableCologne to Bruges

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 21 April
Eurostar
08:443h06
Cologne Hbf
11:50Bruges station
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
09:423h08
Cologne Hbf
12:50Bruges station
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
11:423h08
Cologne Hbf
14:50Bruges station
1 change
Eurostar
12:423h08
Cologne Hbf
15:50Bruges station
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
13:423h08
Cologne Hbf
16:50Bruges station
1 change

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Train times from Cologne to Bruges

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 6 m

Average

3 h 7 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

262 km

To travel from Cologne to Bruges you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Eurostar
08:443h06
Cologne Hbf
11:50Bruges station
£831One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
13:423h08
Cologne Hbf
16:50Bruges station
£931One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
09:423h08
Cologne Hbf
12:50Bruges station
£931One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
11:423h08
Cologne Hbf
14:50Bruges station
£931One-way
1 change
Eurostar
12:423h08
Cologne Hbf
15:50Bruges station
£831One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Cologne to Bruges

distanceDistance162 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price£52 (€58)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, Thalys, PKP Intercity, Eurostar or SNCF (3)

Trains from Cologne to Bruges cover the 162 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 6 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Thalys, PKP Intercity, Eurostar or SNCF (3). Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £24, but the average price of train tickets is £52. Travellers depart most frequently from Cologne Hbf and arrive in Bruges.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn, Thalys and PKP Intercity trains Cologne to Bruges

You can travel by train to Bruges from Cologne with Deutsche Bahn, Thalys and PKP Intercity for as low as £38. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains from Cologne to Bruges. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Bruges train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 4 min
  • Cheapest Price: £38
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 6 a day

FAQs: Cologne to Bruges train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cologne to Bruges 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 to Bruges.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Bruges can start from as little as £24 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cologne to Bruges is £52; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Cologne to Bruges is 3 h 6 min   to travel the 162 mile long trip, with around there are 7 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cologne to Bruges leaves at 05: 44. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cologne to Bruges leaves at 18: 40.
There are 7 trains a day from Cologne to Bruges which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn, Thalys, PKP Intercity, Eurostar or SNCF (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Cologne to Bruges with Thalys or Eurostar. Overall you can travel with the following companies: Deutsche Bahn, Thalys, PKP Intercity, Eurostar or SNCF (3).
The high-speed Eurostar train from Cologne to Bruges takes 3 h 6 min   on average.
For the best Cologne to Bruges train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn, Thalys, PKP Intercity, Eurostar or SNCF (3). However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Cologne and Bruges to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 40.

When departing from Cologne, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Cologne Hbf, Cologne Messe/Deutz and Cologne/Bonn Flughafen. When arriving in Bruges, you can end your route in train stations like Bruges, Bruges-St. -Pieters and Bruges.

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 Bruges, located 2.2 miles (3.6 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Cologne to Bruges by train is April.
You have options as you can travel to Bruges from Cologne 2 different ways: train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Cologne and Bruges

Cologne
Bruges
Cologne Hbf is the most popular Cologne 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 Cologne for your journey to Bruges.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+49 2211411055
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Public transport options for Cologne Hbf
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
Cologne Messe/DeutzWifiLockersParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Cologne/Bonn FlughafenShoppingParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Cologne SüdShoppingParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Cologne-EhrenfeldATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Cologne HansaringATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Cologne MülheimShoppingParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Cologne WestATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Cologne-NippesParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Cologne TrimbornstrATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Cologne-Müngersdorf TechnologieparkATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Cologne-BuchforstParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Cologne Geldernstr. /ParkgürtelATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility

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