Cologne to Leiden train

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Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Leiden

Showing times and prices for 14 Jun

Cheapest

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

Deutsche Bahn
07:413h18
Cologne
10:59Leiden
£431One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:254h00
Cologne
12:25Leiden
£501One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
20:254h11
Cologne
00:36Leiden
£501One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
16:454h22
Cologne
21:07Leiden
£511One-way
0 changes

Train timetableCologne to Leiden

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 14 June
Deutsche Bahn
16:454h22
Cologne
21:07Leiden
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
07:413h18
Cologne
10:59Leiden
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:254h00
Cologne
12:25Leiden
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
20:254h11
Cologne
00:36Leiden
0 changes

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Train times from Cologne to Leiden

Showing times and prices for 14 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 18 m

Average

3 h 57 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

218 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Cologne for Leiden every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
07:413h18
Cologne
10:59Leiden
£431One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:254h00
Cologne
12:25Leiden
£501One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
20:254h11
Cologne
00:36Leiden
£501One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
16:454h22
Cologne
21:07Leiden
£511One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Cologne to Leiden

distanceDistance135 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price£41 (€46)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, VIAS Rail GmbH or National Express

Trains from Cologne to Leiden cover the 135 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 18 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, VIAS Rail GmbH or National Express. Normally, there are 5 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 £41. Travellers depart most frequently from Cologne Hbf and arrive in Leiden Centraal.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn, VIAS Rail GmbH and National Express trains Cologne to Leiden

For as little as £17 you can travel by train between Cologne and Leiden with Deutsche Bahn, VIAS Rail GmbH and National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

National Express is the leading train operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 trains a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express trains are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most trains are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Cologne - Leiden train: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

Train information from Cologne to Leiden with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 22 min
  • Cheapest Price: £75
  • National Express frequency: 4 a day

FAQs: Cologne to Leiden train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cologne to Leiden 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 Leiden.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Leiden can start from as little as £18 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cologne to Leiden is £41; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Cologne to Leiden is 3 h 18 min   to travel the 135 mile long route, with around there are 5 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cologne to Leiden leaves at 06: 41. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cologne to Leiden leaves at 20: 25.
There are 5 trains a day from Cologne to Leiden 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.
Take the Cologne to Leiden train with Deutsche Bahn, VIAS Rail GmbH or National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey between Cologne and Leiden as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 25.

When departing from Cologne, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Cologne Hbf, Cologne Messe/Deutz and Cologne/Bonn Flughafen. When arriving in Leiden, you can end your trip in train stations like Leiden Centraal, Leiden Lammenschans and Leiden, Transferium.

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 Leiden Centraal, located 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Leiden from Cologne is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 18 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Cologne to Leiden by train is August.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Leiden from Cologne including taking a train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Cologne and Leiden

Cologne
Leiden
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 Leiden.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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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
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ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Cologne-EhrenfeldATMAccessibility
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ATMATM
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Cologne-Müngersdorf TechnologieparkATMAccessibility
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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 HansaringATMAccessibility
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ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Cologne-BuchforstParkingATMAccessibility
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ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Cologne WestATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Cologne TrimbornstrATMAccessibility
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ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Cologne-NippesParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Cologne Geldernstr. /ParkgürtelATMTaxisAccessibility
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ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
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