The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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2 h 30 m
3 h 3 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Cologne to Eindhoven without changing at least once.
|Distance||73 miles (117 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 30 min|
|Average train ticket price||£22 (€24)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Cologne to Eindhoven cover the 73 miles (117 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £22. Travellers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Eindhoven.
You can travel by train between Cologne and Eindhoven with Deutsche Bahn for as low as £17. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Eindhoven from Cologne. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Travel by train between Cologne, Germany and Eindhoven, Netherlands is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 23/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Cologne and Eindhoven closer to your date of departure here.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Eindhoven to Cologne is: Partially open
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 24/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Eindhoven to Cologne train here.
When taking a train from Cologne, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. When you arrive in Eindhoven, your train can arrive in train stations including Eindhoven, Eindhoven, Eindhoven and Eindhoven Strijp-S.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Köln Hbf to Eindhoven.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Köln Hbf, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city centre of Cologne.
The most popular arrival train station, Eindhoven, is located 0.6 miles (855 m) away from the city centre of Eindhoven.
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