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.
The average ticket from Cologne to Enschede will cost around £ 17 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 17.
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3 h 17 m
4 h 32 m
Trains per day
Of the 8 trains that leave Cologne for Enschede every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 143 km distance in an average of 4 h 32 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 17 m .
The slowest trains will take 7 h 44 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||88 miles (142 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 15 min|
|Average train ticket price||£17 (€19)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Cologne to Enschede cover the 88 miles (142 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 15 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £17, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Enschede.
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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 to Enschede train.
Cologne to Enschede train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets from Cologne to Enschede and when travelling by train:
Travel between Cologne, Germany and Enschede, Netherlands by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 16/05/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Cologne to Enschede before travelling.
Return travel from Netherlands to Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 20/05/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Cologne from Enschede.
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 Enschede, your train can arrive in train stations including Enschede, Enschede De Eschmarke and Enschede Drienerlo.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Köln Hbf to Enschede.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Köln Hbf and travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Enschede and need to travel approximately 1.2 miles (2 km) from the train station to the city centre in Enschede.
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