Cologne to Charleroi train

Sun, 26 May
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Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Charleroi

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
07:423h15
Cologne Hbf
10:57Charleroi-Sud
£661One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
09:423h15
Cologne Hbf
12:57Charleroi-Sud
£721One-way
1 change
Eurostar
08:443h13
Cologne Hbf
11:57Charleroi-Sud
£821One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
13:423h15
Cologne Hbf
16:57Charleroi-Sud
£971One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
11:423h15
Cologne Hbf
14:57Charleroi-Sud
£971One-way
1 change

Train timetableCologne to Charleroi

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 26 May
Deutsche Bahn
07:423h15
Cologne Hbf
10:57Charleroi-Sud
1 change
Eurostar
08:443h13
Cologne Hbf
11:57Charleroi-Sud
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
09:423h15
Cologne Hbf
12:57Charleroi-Sud
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
11:423h15
Cologne Hbf
14:57Charleroi-Sud
1 change
Eurostar
12:423h15
Cologne Hbf
15:57Charleroi-Sud
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
13:423h15
Cologne Hbf
16:57Charleroi-Sud
1 change

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Train times from Cologne to Charleroi

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 13 m

Average

3 h 14 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

186 km

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

Fastest
Eurostar
08:443h13
Cologne Hbf
11:57Charleroi-Sud
£821One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
07:423h15
Cologne Hbf
10:57Charleroi-Sud
£661One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
13:423h15
Cologne Hbf
16:57Charleroi-Sud
£971One-way
1 change
Eurostar
12:423h15
Cologne Hbf
15:57Charleroi-Sud
£981One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
09:423h15
Cologne Hbf
12:57Charleroi-Sud
£721One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Cologne to Charleroi

distanceDistance115 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 54 min
priceAverage train ticket price£48 (€53)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, Thalys, PKP Intercity or Eurostar

Trains from Cologne to Charleroi cover the 115 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 54 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Thalys, PKP Intercity or Eurostar. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £32, but the average price of train tickets is £48. Travellers depart most frequently from Cologne Hbf and arrive in Charleroi-Sud.

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

Travel between Cologne and Charleroi from £25 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn, Thalys and PKP Intercity! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains to Charleroi from Cologne. 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.

Cologne to Charleroi train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 54 min
  • Cheapest Price: £25
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Cologne to Charleroi train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cologne to Charleroi 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 Charleroi.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Charleroi can start from as little as £32 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cologne to Charleroi is £48; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Cologne to Charleroi train time is 2 h 54 min   covering the 115 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cologne to Charleroi leaves at 05: 44. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cologne to Charleroi leaves at 20: 42.
There is 1 train a day from Cologne to Charleroi which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn, Thalys, PKP Intercity or Eurostar. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Cologne to Charleroi with Thalys or Eurostar. Overall you can travel with the following companies: Deutsche Bahn, Thalys, PKP Intercity or Eurostar.
The high-speed Eurostar train from Cologne to Charleroi takes around 2 h 58 min.
For the trip from Cologne to Charleroi you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, Thalys, PKP Intercity or Eurostar. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Cologne and Charleroi on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 42.

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 Charleroi, you can end your journey in train stations like Charleroi-Sud, Charleroi-West and Charleroi, Marchienne-Au-Pont Est.

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 Charleroi-Sud, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Cologne to Charleroi by train is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Charleroi from Cologne including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Cologne and Charleroi

Cologne
Charleroi
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 Charleroi.
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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