Helsingborg to Cologne train

Cheap train tickets from Helsingborg to Cologne

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Cheapest

£58

Average

£71

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.

Deutsche Bahn with connection
14:33Helsingborg17h13 07:46Cologne
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£581One-way
Deutsche Bahn
13:33Helsingborg17h02 06:35Cologne
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£841One-way

Train schedule Helsingborg to Cologne

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Deutsche Bahn
13:33Helsingborg17h02 06:35Cologne
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
14:33Helsingborg17h13 07:46Cologne
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Fastest train times from Helsingborg to Cologne

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Fastest Journey

17 h 2 m

Average

17 h 7 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

683 km

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.

Deutsche Bahn
13:33Helsingborg17h02 06:35Cologne
0 changes
£841One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
14:33Helsingborg17h13 07:46Cologne
0 changes
£581One-way

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Overview: Train from Helsingborg to Cologne

distanceDistance423 miles (683 km)
durationAverage train duration16 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price£59 (€67)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche 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.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn trains Helsingborg to Cologne

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

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:

  • Average Duration: 11 h 56 min
  • Average Price: £51
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Helsingborg to Cologne

Travel by train 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 Helsingborg to Cologne.
FAQs

Travel by train between Helsingborg, Sweden and Cologne, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Cologne from Helsingborg restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Helsingborg?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

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.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Helsingborg from Cologne?

Entry into Sweden is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Sweden from Cologne?

Requirements for reentering:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Helsingborg, Sweden?

The government of Sweden has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

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.

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Cologne from Helsingborg for the next 7 days starting from £51  one way.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Helsingborg to Cologne train to cost on average £59  one way.
The Helsingborg to Cologne train distance is approximately 423 miles (683 km).
On average the Helsingborg to Cologne train time is 16 h 58 min  covering the 423 miles (683 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

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.

For the trip from Helsingborg to Cologne you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Helsingborg to Cologne on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Helsingborg for Cologne is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Helsingborg to Cologne leaves at 10: 10. The last train departing from Helsingborg to Cologne leaves at 19: 33. You can find the latest Helsingborg to Cologne train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you book a train ticket to Cologne from Helsingborg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £59 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Cologne from Helsingborg are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Cologne
Helsingborg Centralstation is the most popular Helsingborg railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Helsingborg for your journey to Cologne.

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