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 Augsburg to Cologne will cost around $ 97 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 60.
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4 h 48 m
Trains per day
Of the 44 trains that leave Augsburg for Cologne every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 402 km distance in an average of 4 h 48 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h .
The slowest trains will take 7 h 45 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||249 miles (401 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 8 min|
|Average train ticket price||$41 (€33)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Augsburg to Cologne cover the 249 miles (401 km) long route taking on average 4 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $30 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $41 (€33). Travelers depart most frequently from Augsburg Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.
Deutsche Bahn trains will get you between Augsburg and Cologne from $30 (€24). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Travel 249 miles (401 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) between Augsburg and Cologne. Check the DB train schedule for your trip between Augsburg and Cologne on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Augsburg to Cologne you can pay as low as $30 (€24).
Deutsche Bahn is the main provider of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.
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, bathrooms are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
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When departing from Augsburg, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Augsburg Hbf, Augsburg-Oberhausen and Augsburg Haunstetterstraße. When arriving in Cologne, you can end your journey in train stations like Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.
Omio customers book a train from Augsburg Hbf to Köln Hbf most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Augsburg Hbf, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Augsburg.
The most popular arrival train station, Köln Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Cologne.
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