Cheap train tickets from Düsseldorf to Cologne

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Cheapest

£3

Average

£3

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 Düsseldorf to Cologne will cost around £ 3 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 3.

Cheapest
13:20Düsseldorf, Hbf, Worringer Straße0h25 13:45Köln, Hbf
0 changes
£31One-way
Cheapest
12:32Düsseldorf, Hbf, Worringer Straße0h24 12:56Köln, Hbf
0 changes
£31One-way

Train schedule Düsseldorf to Cologne

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12:32Düsseldorf, Hbf, Worringer Straße0h24 12:56Köln, Hbf
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13:20Düsseldorf, Hbf, Worringer Straße0h25 13:45Köln, Hbf
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29 Jan
£3FlixTrain
Sun
30 Jan
£3FlixTrain
Mon
31 Jan
£11Deutsche Bahn
Tue
1 Feb
£11Deutsche Bahn
Wed
2 Feb
£11Deutsche Bahn
Thu
3 Feb
£3FlixTrain
Fri
4 Feb
£11Deutsche Bahn
Sat
5 Feb
£11Deutsche Bahn
Sun
6 Feb
£3FlixTrain
Mon
7 Feb
£3FlixTrain
Tue
8 Feb
£11Deutsche Bahn
Wed
9 Feb
£11Deutsche Bahn
Thu
10 Feb
£3FlixTrain
Fri
11 Feb
£3FlixTrain
Sat
12 Feb
£3FlixTrain
Sun
13 Feb
£3FlixTrain
Mon
14 Feb
£3FlixTrain
Tue
15 Feb
£11Deutsche Bahn
Wed
16 Feb
£12Deutsche Bahn
Thu
17 Feb
£3FlixTrain

Fastest train times from Düsseldorf to Cologne

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Fastest Journey

24 m

Average

24 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

34 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Düsseldorf for Cologne every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 34 km distance in an average of 24 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 24 m .

The slowest trains will take 25 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.

Fastest
12:32Düsseldorf, Hbf, Worringer Straße0h24 12:56Köln, Hbf
0 changes
£31One-way
2nd Fastest
13:20Düsseldorf, Hbf, Worringer Straße0h25 13:45Köln, Hbf
0 changes
£31One-way

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Overview: Train from Düsseldorf to Cologne

distanceDistance21 miles (34 km)
durationAverage train duration23 min
priceAverage train ticket price£6 (€7)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, FlixTrain, VRR or Hamburg-Köln-Express

Trains from Düsseldorf to Cologne cover the 21 miles (34 km) long trip taking on average 23 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain, VRR or Hamburg-Köln-Express. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £6, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £3.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn trains Düsseldorf to Cologne

Find the best trains between Düsseldorf and Cologne with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from £3. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Deutsche Bahn

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 Düsseldorf to Cologne train.

Deutsche Bahn from Düsseldorf to Cologne train information:

  • Average Duration: 40 min
  • Average Price: £11
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 5 a day

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Düsseldorf to Cologne, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Düsseldorf to Cologne

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FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest train from Düsseldorf to Cologne?

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Cologne from Düsseldorf for the next 7 days starting from £3  one way.

What is the cost of a train ticket from Düsseldorf to Cologne on average?

If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Düsseldorf to Cologne train to cost on average £6  one way.

How far is it from Düsseldorf to Cologne by train?

The train distance from Düsseldorf to Cologne is around 21 miles (34 km).

How long is the train from Düsseldorf to Cologne?

While the time it takes to travel 21 miles (34 km) between Düsseldorf and Cologne can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Düsseldorf to Cologne is on average 23 min.

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

Take the Düsseldorf to Cologne train with Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain, VRR or Hamburg-Köln-Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Düsseldorf to Cologne as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Are there any Düsseldorf to Cologne direct trains?

Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day to Cologne from Düsseldorf. If you’re looking for a direct train from Düsseldorf to Cologne, consider travelling with FlixTrain. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.

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

The average number of trains departing Düsseldorf for Cologne is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When can I take the first train from Düsseldorf to Cologne? When can I take the last train for the day?

The earliest train departing from Düsseldorf to Cologne leaves at 07: 27. The last train departing from Düsseldorf to Cologne leaves at 21: 27. You can find the latest Düsseldorf to Cologne train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How early should I book train tickets from Düsseldorf to Cologne to score the best deals?

If you buy a train ticket from Düsseldorf to Cologne within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £6 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Cologne from Düsseldorf are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.