The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Basel SBB to Cologne Hbf is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last train of the day.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
3 h 51 m
4 h 3 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Basel SBB for Cologne Hbf every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||236 miles (380 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 52 min|
|Average train ticket price||$72 (€64)|
|Train frequency||3 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Basel SBB to Cologne Hbf cover the 236 miles (380 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 52 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $42 (€38), but the average price of train tickets is $72 (€64). Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Köln Hbf.
Find the best trains to Cologne Hbf from Basel SBB with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $42 (€38). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Basel SBB to Cologne Hbf train.
Deutsche Bahn from Basel SBB to Cologne Hbf train information:
Passengers board the train most frequently from Basel SBB, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Köln Hbf, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.
Here are some other resources that might have the information you need