Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf train

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Cheap train tickets from Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:203h52
Rotterdam Centraal
12:12Cologne Hbf
£451One-way
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:143h21
Rotterdam Centraal
12:35Cologne Hbf
£531One-way
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
15:143h21
Rotterdam Centraal
18:35Cologne Hbf
£531One-way
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:143h21
Rotterdam Centraal
11:35Cologne Hbf
£531One-way
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
11:143h21
Rotterdam Centraal
14:35Cologne Hbf
£531One-way
3 changes

Train timetableRotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 25 June
Deutsche Bahn
08:143h21
Rotterdam Centraal
11:35Cologne Hbf
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:203h52
Rotterdam Centraal
12:12Cologne Hbf
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:143h21
Rotterdam Centraal
12:35Cologne Hbf
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
10:202h55
Rotterdam Centraal
13:15Cologne Hbf
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
11:143h21
Rotterdam Centraal
14:35Cologne Hbf
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
12:203h09
Rotterdam Centraal
15:29Cologne Hbf
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
13:143h21
Rotterdam Centraal
16:35Cologne Hbf
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
14:202h59
Rotterdam Centraal
17:19Cologne Hbf
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
15:143h21
Rotterdam Centraal
18:35Cologne Hbf
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
16:202h57
Rotterdam Centraal
19:17Cologne Hbf
1 change

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Train times from Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 55 m

Average

3 h 15 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

204 km

To travel from Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
10:202h55
Rotterdam Centraal
13:15Cologne Hbf
£641One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
16:202h57
Rotterdam Centraal
19:17Cologne Hbf
£591One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
14:202h59
Rotterdam Centraal
17:19Cologne Hbf
£641One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
12:203h09
Rotterdam Centraal
15:29Cologne Hbf
£681One-way
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:143h21
Rotterdam Centraal
12:35Cologne Hbf
£531One-way
3 changes

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Overview: Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf

distanceDistance126 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price£35 (€39)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or VIAS Rail GmbH

Trains from Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf cover the 126 miles long route taking on average 2 h 55 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or VIAS Rail GmbH. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £35. Travellers depart most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Cologne Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and VIAS Rail GmbH trains Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf

For as little as £18 you can travel by train from Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf with Deutsche Bahn and VIAS Rail GmbH. 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 between Rotterdam Centraal and Cologne Hbf. 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 Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: £18

FAQs: Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf train

FAQs: Travel by train from Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf 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 Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf.
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Cheap train tickets from Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf can start from as little as £17 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf is £35; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Rotterdam Centraal and Cologne Hbf is on average 2 h 55 min   for the 126 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Cologne Hbf from Rotterdam Centraal by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf leaves at 06: 05. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf leaves at 19: 44.
When taking a train from Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or VIAS Rail GmbH for the best way to get you to Cologne Hbf. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 44.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal, which is located around 0.6 miles (876 m) 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 Hbf from Rotterdam Centraal is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 55 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Rotterdam Centraal to Cologne Hbf by train is May.
You have options as you can travel to Cologne Hbf from Rotterdam Centraal 3 different ways: coach, train or flight.

Trains departing from Rotterdam Centraal

Distance from Rotterdam Centraal to city center
Distance from Rotterdam Centraal to city center
0.6 miles (876 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 00: 00 - 24: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Subway lines: D, E
Bus lines: 33, 34, 38, 39, 40, 44, 48
Tram lines: 4, 7, 8, 12, 20, 21, 23, 24, 25
Train lines: NS Intercity, NS Intercity Direct, NS Sprinter, NS Nachtnet, Thalys, Eurostar
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Rotterdam The Hague Airport
4 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station in 20 minutes via the 33 bus line.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
ATM machines are located outside the north side entrance and south side entrance.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage lockers are located at the north side of the station, next to the escalator to Platform 15. A small safe costs €6. 00 and a large safe costs €9. 00 for 24 hours.
Dining
Dining
Smullers | Albert Heijn to go | Starbucks | La Place | Julia's | Ekmekci | LEON | The Doner Company | StationsHuiskamer | De Broodzaak | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located inside the central hall.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Escalators, elevators, wheelchair access, personalized mobility assistance.

Trains arriving to Cologne Hbf

Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
1.6 miles (2.5 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
U-Bahn lines: U5, U16, U18
S-Bahn lines: S6, S11, S12, S19
Bus lines: 172, 173
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, FLX, RE, RB
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Cologne/Bonn Airport
9 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the S19 train for 14 minutes to reach the airport from the station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi for 30 minutes only.
ATM
ATM
There are various ATMs around the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
There are luggage lockers in the station.
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Asiagourmet | Coffee Fellows | dean&david | Dunkin' Donuts | KFC | McDonald's | Pizza Hut | Nordsee | Starbucks | Schweinske | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Europcar | SIXT
Information Desk
Information Desk
One near the departure/arrival board and another near the escalators close to Platforms 4 and 5.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible & mobility assistance staff. Contact the Mobility Service Centre at +49 3065212888 or msz@deutschebahn. Com.

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