Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Kaiserslautern

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Cheapest

£16

Average

£20

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 Kaiserslautern will cost around £ 20 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 16.

Deutsche Bahn
18:55Cologne2h47 21:42Kaiserslautern
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£161One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:36Cologne3h50 07:26Kaiserslautern
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£181One-way
Deutsche Bahn
01:49Cologne3h44 05:33Kaiserslautern
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£211One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:53Cologne2h59 10:52Kaiserslautern
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£221One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:53Cologne2h59 07:52Kaiserslautern
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£221One-way

Train schedule Cologne to Kaiserslautern

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, 19 May
Deutsche Bahn
01:49Cologne3h44 05:33Kaiserslautern
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Deutsche Bahn
03:36Cologne3h50 07:26Kaiserslautern
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Deutsche Bahn
04:53Cologne2h59 07:52Kaiserslautern
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Deutsche Bahn
07:53Cologne2h59 10:52Kaiserslautern
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Deutsche Bahn
11:53Cologne3h33 15:26Kaiserslautern
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Deutsche Bahn
18:55Cologne2h47 21:42Kaiserslautern
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Thu
19 May
£16Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus
Sun
22 May
£18Deutsche Bahn
£16Flixbus
Tue
24 May
£13Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus
Wed
25 May
£21Deutsche Bahn
£29Flixbus
Thu
26 May
£22Deutsche Bahn
£29Flixbus
Fri
27 May
£13Deutsche Bahn
£20Flixbus
Tue
31 May
£16Deutsche Bahn
£12Flixbus

Fastest train times from Cologne to Kaiserslautern

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 47 m

Average

3 h 18 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

176 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Cologne for Kaiserslautern every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 176 km distance in an average of 3 h 18 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 47 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 50 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.

Deutsche Bahn
18:55Cologne2h47 21:42Kaiserslautern
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£161One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:53Cologne2h59 10:52Kaiserslautern
0 changes
£221One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:53Cologne2h59 07:52Kaiserslautern
0 changes
£221One-way
Deutsche Bahn
11:53Cologne3h33 15:26Kaiserslautern
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£241One-way
Deutsche Bahn
01:49Cologne3h44 05:33Kaiserslautern
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£211One-way

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Overview: Train from Cologne to Kaiserslautern

distanceDistance109 miles (175 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price£17 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Cologne to Kaiserslautern cover the 109 miles (175 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 47 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £17, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Kaiserslautern Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn trains Cologne to Kaiserslautern

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Cologne and Kaiserslautern from £13 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

Deutsche Bahn

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 from Cologne to Kaiserslautern. 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.

Cologne to Kaiserslautern train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 12 min
  • Average Price: £13
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 5 a day

Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets from Cologne to Kaiserslautern and when travelling by train:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Kaiserslautern

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FAQs

How much does a cheap train from Cologne to Kaiserslautern cost?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Cologne to Kaiserslautern for as low as £13  for the next 7 days.

What is the average price of train tickets between Cologne and Kaiserslautern?

If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Cologne to Kaiserslautern train to cost on average £17  one way.

How many miles is it from Cologne to Kaiserslautern by train?

You should expect to travel around 109 miles (175 km)  from Cologne to Kaiserslautern by train.

How long is the train journey between Cologne and Kaiserslautern?

While the time it takes to travel 109 miles (175 km) from Cologne to Kaiserslautern can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Cologne to Kaiserslautern is on average 2 h 47 min.

When travelling by train from Cologne to Kaiserslautern, which train station in Cologne do I depart from and which train station in Kaiserslautern do I arrive in?

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 Kaiserslautern, your train can arrive in train stations including Kaiserslautern Hbf, Kaiserslautern West and Kaiserslautern Pfaffwerk.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Köln Hbf   to Kaiserslautern Hbf.

Where do I find the Cologne train station to Kaiserslautern? Where is the Kaiserslautern train station?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Köln Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Kaiserslautern most often arrive at Kaiserslautern Hbf and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from this train station to the city centre.

Which train companies should I travel with from Cologne to Kaiserslautern?

When taking a train from Cologne to Kaiserslautern, you can count on Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Kaiserslautern. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Cologne to Kaiserslautern and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

How many train services are there from Cologne to Kaiserslautern a day?

The average number of trains departing Cologne for Kaiserslautern is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What are the first and last departure train times from Cologne to Kaiserslautern?

The first train from Cologne to Kaiserslautern leaves at 04: 53   and the last train for this leaves at 20: 53. Omio shows you the latest train from Cologne to Kaiserslautern schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

How far in advance should I purchase train tickets to Kaiserslautern from Cologne for the best deals?

If you purchase Cologne to Kaiserslautern train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £17. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Kaiserslautern from Cologne. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cologne
Kaiserslautern
Köln 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 Kaiserslautern.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
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 Köln 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