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 Siegen will cost around £ 20 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 18.
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1 h 26 m
1 h 47 m
Trains per day
Of the 60 trains that leave Cologne for Siegen every day 18 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 76 km distance in an average of 1 h 47 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 26 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 16 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||47 miles (75 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 40 min|
|Average train ticket price||£17 (€19)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Cologne to Siegen cover the 47 miles (75 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 40 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £11, but the average price of train tickets is £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Siegen Hauptbahnhof.
For as little as £11 you can travel by train to Siegen from Cologne with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.
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 between Cologne and Siegen. 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 Siegen 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 Siegen and when travelling by train:
When departing from Cologne, you have various train station options to start your route from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. When arriving in Siegen, you can end your trip in train stations like Siegen Hauptbahnhof, Siegen-Weidenau and Siegen-Geisweid.
Omio customers book a train from Köln Hbf to Siegen Hauptbahnhof most frequently for this route.
Passengers booking this trip 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 Siegen most often arrive at Siegen Hauptbahnhof and need to travel around 1.7 miles (2.8 km) from this train station to the city centre.
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