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.
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Of the 4 trains that leave Düsseldorf for Cologne every day 4 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 36 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 24 m .
The slowest trains will take 51 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||21 miles (34 km)|
|Average train duration||24 min|
|Average train ticket price||£3 (€3)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain, VRR or Hamburg-Köln-Express|
Trains from Düsseldorf to Cologne cover the 21 miles (34 km) long route taking on average 24 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 route costs around £3, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £3. Travellers depart most frequently from Düsseldorf Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.
Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Düsseldorf to Cologne from £3. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your 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 Düsseldorf and Cologne. 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.
Deutsche Bahn from Düsseldorf to Cologne train information:
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When departing from Düsseldorf, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Düsseldorf Hbf, Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal and Düsseldorf-Benrath. When arriving in Cologne, you can end your route in train stations like Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.
Omio customers book a train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Düsseldorf Hbf, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Düsseldorf. The most popular arrival train station in Cologne, called Köln Hbf, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.
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