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.
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17 h 2 m
17 h 7 m
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Of the 2 trains that leave Helsingborg for Cologne every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||423 miles (683 km)|
|Average train duration||16 h 58 min|
|Average train ticket price||£59 (€67)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Helsingborg to Cologne cover the 423 miles (683 km) long route taking on average 16 h 58 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £59, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £51. Travellers depart most frequently from Helsingborg Centralstation and arrive in Köln Hbf.
For as little as £51 you can travel by train to Cologne from Helsingborg with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.
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 to Cologne from Helsingborg. 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 Helsingborg to Cologne train information:
Travel by train between Helsingborg, Sweden and Cologne, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 24/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Helsingborg and Cologne closer to your date of departure here.
Return travel from Germany to Sweden is: Fully open.
Entry into Sweden is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Sweden has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 23/05/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Helsingborg from Cologne.
When departing from Helsingborg, you have various train station options to start your route from including Helsingborg Centralstation, Helsingborg, Bårslöv Snödroppegatan and Helsingborg Maria station. 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 Helsingborg Centralstation to Köln Hbf most frequently for this route.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Helsingborg Centralstation and travel around 0.2 miles (427 m) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Köln Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the train station to the city centre in Cologne.
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