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 Munich to Cologne will cost around £ 41 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 41.
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9 h 33 m
9 h 33 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Munich to Cologne without changing at least once.
|Distance||282 miles (455 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 41 min|
|Average train ticket price||£30 (€34)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Nightjet|
Trains from Munich to Cologne cover the 282 miles (455 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 41 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Nightjet. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £30, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £12. Travellers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.
Some of the Munich train stations to Cologne you can start your journey from include München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. 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 München Hbf and arriving in Köln Hbf.
Passengers board their train most frequently from München Hbf and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km 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 (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Cologne.
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