Cologne to Groningen train

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Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Groningen

Showing times and prices for 25 Apr

Cheapest

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

Deutsche Bahn
09:415h11
Cologne
14:52Groningen
£181One-way
0 changes
FlixTrain
07:288h52
Cologne
16:20Groningen
£201One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:365h16
Cologne
13:52Groningen
£221One-way
0 changes
FlixTrain
14:019h54
Cologne
23:55Groningen
£271One-way
0 changes
FlixTrain
07:029h18
Cologne
16:20Groningen
£401One-way
0 changes

Train timetableCologne to Groningen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 25 April
FlixTrain
07:029h18
Cologne
16:20Groningen
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:365h16
Cologne
13:52Groningen
0 changes
FlixTrain
07:288h52
Cologne
16:20Groningen
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:415h11
Cologne
14:52Groningen
0 changes
FlixTrain
14:019h54
Cologne
23:55Groningen
0 changes

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Train times from Cologne to Groningen

Showing times and prices for 25 Apr

Fastest Journey

5 h 11 m

Average

7 h 42 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

256 km

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

Deutsche Bahn
09:415h11
Cologne
14:52Groningen
£181One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:365h16
Cologne
13:52Groningen
£221One-way
0 changes
FlixTrain
07:288h52
Cologne
16:20Groningen
£201One-way
0 changes
FlixTrain
07:029h18
Cologne
16:20Groningen
£401One-way
0 changes
FlixTrain
14:019h54
Cologne
23:55Groningen
£271One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Cologne to Groningen

distanceDistance158 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 11 min
priceAverage train ticket price£30 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, VIAS Rail GmbH or National Express

Trains from Cologne to Groningen cover the 158 miles long journey taking on average 4 h 11 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, VIAS Rail GmbH or National Express. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £18, but the average price of train tickets is £30. Travellers depart most frequently from Cologne Hbf and arrive in Groningen.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and National Express trains Cologne to Groningen

Travel to Groningen from Cologne from £17 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn and National Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance train provider operating over 550 trains per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates train services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express trains have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most trains come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your train from Cologne to Groningen, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from Cologne to Groningen train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 19 min
  • Cheapest Price: £88
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Cologne to Groningen train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cologne to Groningen 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 Groningen.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Groningen can start from as little as £18 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cologne to Groningen is £30; 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 Groningen train travel time is 4 h 11 min   for the 158 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cologne to Groningen leaves at 07: 01. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cologne to Groningen leaves at 21: 12.
There are 2 trains a day from Cologne to Groningen which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn, VIAS Rail GmbH or National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Cologne to Groningen, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, VIAS Rail GmbH or National Express for the best way to get you to Groningen. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Groningen from Cologne and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 12.

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

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

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

Important Stations and Airports in Cologne and Groningen

Cologne
Groningen
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 Groningen.
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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