Ghent to Cologne train

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Cheap train tickets from Ghent to Cologne

Showing times and prices for 14 Jul

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

Cheapest
Eurostar
10:402h35
Ghent St Pieters
13:15Cologne Hbf
£801One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Eurostar
12:402h35
Ghent St Pieters
15:15Cologne Hbf
£801One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
09:402h35
Ghent St Pieters
12:15Cologne Hbf
£821One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
11:402h35
Ghent St Pieters
14:15Cologne Hbf
£821One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
13:402h35
Ghent St Pieters
16:15Cologne Hbf
£821One-way
1 change

Train timetableGhent to Cologne

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 14 July
Deutsche Bahn
09:402h35
Ghent St Pieters
12:15Cologne Hbf
1 change
Eurostar
10:402h35
Ghent St Pieters
13:15Cologne Hbf
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
11:402h35
Ghent St Pieters
14:15Cologne Hbf
1 change
Eurostar
12:402h35
Ghent St Pieters
15:15Cologne Hbf
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
13:402h35
Ghent St Pieters
16:15Cologne Hbf
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
15:402h35
Ghent St Pieters
18:15Cologne Hbf
1 change

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Train times from Ghent to Cologne

Showing times and prices for 14 Jul

Fastest Journey

2 h 35 m

Average

2 h 35 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

227 km

To travel from Ghent to Cologne you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
09:402h35
Ghent St Pieters
12:15Cologne Hbf
£821One-way
1 change
Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
11:402h35
Ghent St Pieters
14:15Cologne Hbf
£821One-way
1 change
Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
13:402h35
Ghent St Pieters
16:15Cologne Hbf
£821One-way
1 change
Fastest
Eurostar
10:402h35
Ghent St Pieters
13:15Cologne Hbf
£801One-way
1 change
Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
15:402h35
Ghent St Pieters
18:15Cologne Hbf
£821One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Ghent to Cologne

distanceDistance140 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price£68 (€77)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, Eurostar or SNCB

Trains from Ghent to Cologne cover the 140 miles long route taking on average 2 h 34 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Eurostar or SNCB. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £42, but the average price of train tickets is £68. Travellers depart most frequently from Ghent St Pieters and arrive in Cologne Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn, Eurostar and SNCB trains Ghent to Cologne

Deutsche Bahn, Eurostar and SNCB trains will get you from Ghent to Cologne from £42. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains to Cologne from Ghent. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

Deutsche Bahn from Ghent to Cologne train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 34 min
  • Cheapest Price: £42

FAQs: Ghent to Cologne train

FAQs: Travel by train from Ghent to Cologne 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 Ghent to Cologne.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Ghent to Cologne can start from as little as £42 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Ghent to Cologne is £68; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Ghent to Cologne train time is 2 h 34 min   covering the 140 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Ghent to Cologne leaves at 06: 39. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Ghent to Cologne leaves at 17: 40.
There are 10 trains a day from Ghent to Cologne which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn, Eurostar or SNCB. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Cologne. Take the fast train with Eurostar from Ghent to Cologne.
The high-speed Eurostar train from Ghent to Cologne takes 2 h 35 min   on average.
Take the Ghent to Cologne train with Deutsche Bahn, Eurostar or SNCB. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Cologne from Ghent as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Ghent, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Ghent St Pieters and Ghent-Dampoort. When arriving in Cologne, you can end your journey in train stations like Cologne Hbf, Cologne Messe/Deutz and Cologne/Bonn Flughafen.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Ghent St Pieters, which is located around 2.7 miles (4.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Cologne Hbf, located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Cologne from Ghent is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 34 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Ghent to Cologne by train is June.
You have options as you can travel from Ghent to Cologne 2 different ways: train or coach.

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