Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf train

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Cheap train tickets from Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
05:595h05
Zürich Hbf
11:04Cologne Hbf
£1401One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:595h05
Zürich Hbf
12:04Cologne Hbf
£1511One-way
2 changes
ÖBB | ICE
05:597h06
Zürich Hbf
13:05Cologne Hbf
£1821One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:596h06
Zürich Hbf
13:05Cologne Hbf
£1891One-way
2 changes

Train timetableZürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 26 May
Deutsche Bahn
05:595h05
Zürich Hbf
11:04Cologne Hbf
1 change
ÖBB | ICE
05:597h06
Zürich Hbf
13:05Cologne Hbf
1 change
Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:595h05
Zürich Hbf
12:04Cologne Hbf
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:596h06
Zürich Hbf
13:05Cologne Hbf
2 changes

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Train times from Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

5 h 5 m

Average

5 h 50 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

413 km

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

Fastest
Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:595h05
Zürich Hbf
12:04Cologne Hbf
£1511One-way
2 changes
Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
05:595h05
Zürich Hbf
11:04Cologne Hbf
£1401One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:596h06
Zürich Hbf
13:05Cologne Hbf
£1891One-way
2 changes
ÖBB | ICE
05:597h06
Zürich Hbf
13:05Cologne Hbf
£1821One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf

distanceDistance255 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 5 min
priceAverage train ticket price£99 (€111)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB | ICE

Trains from Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf cover the 255 miles long route taking on average 5 h 5 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB | ICE. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £30, but the average price of train tickets is £99. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich Hbf and arrive in Cologne Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) and ÖBB Nightjet trains Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf

Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) and ÖBB Nightjet trains will get you from Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf from £18. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

ÖBB Intercity is a domestic high-speed rail service operated by the Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) in Austria. They are addition to the Eurocity and the Railjet for long-distance travels and also include first class cars, the trains are air-conditioned, hve power sockets a minibar service and are comfortable. ÖBB Intercity trains mostly run on the inner alpine lines to cities like Graz, Linz and Salzburg and Inssbruck.

ÖBB | InterCity from Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf train information:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 21 min
  • Cheapest Price: £142

FAQs: Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf train

FAQs: Travel by train from Zürich Hbf 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 Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf can start from as little as £30 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf is £99; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf is on average 5 h 5 min   for the 255 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Cologne Hbf from Zürich Hbf by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf leaves at 04: 59. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf leaves at 23: 08.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Cologne Hbf. Take the fast train with ÖBB | ICE from Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf.
For the journey from Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB | ICE. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, you can take a night train from Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf with ÖBB Nightjet. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

Passengers board the train most frequently from Zürich Hbf, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) 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.

The cheapest month for a train from Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Zürich Hbf to Cologne Hbf including taking a coach, train or flight.

Trains departing from Zürich Hbf

Distance from Zürich Hbf to city center
Distance from Zürich Hbf to city center
1.4 miles (2.2 km)
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Taxi
Taxi
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar | teslify
Accessibility
Accessibility

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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