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 London to Cologne will cost around £ 263 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 263.
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4 h 14 m
4 h 14 m
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It's difficult to get from London to Cologne without changing at least once.
|Distance||308 miles (496 km)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from London to Cologne cover the 308 miles (496 km) long route taking on average 4 h 58 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Köln Hbf.
Travel on Deutsche Bahn trains between London and Cologne at great prices. Omio finds you train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.
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 London 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.
Train information from London to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn:
Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets between London and Cologne and when travelling by train:
Travel by train between London, United Kingdom and Cologne, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 21/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between London and Cologne closer to your date of departure here.
The restriction level for your return train to London, United Kingdom from Cologne is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of reentry:
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 21/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to London from Cologne closer to your date of departure here.
Some of the London train stations to Cologne you can start your journey from include London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Cologne include Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria and arriving in Köln Hbf.
Passengers board the train most frequently from London Victoria, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Köln Hbf, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.
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