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 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.
|Distance||21 miles (34 km)|
|Average train duration||23 min|
|Average train ticket price||£6 (€7)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche 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.
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 (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.
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