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Of the 2 trains that leave Brussels Airport for Cologne Hbf every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||107 miles (173 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 3 min|
|Average train ticket price||$53 (€47)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Thalys or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Brussels Airport to Cologne Hbf cover the 107 miles (173 km) long route taking on average 2 h 3 min with our travel partners like Thalys or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $53 (€47), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $53 (€47).
Thalys and Deutsche Bahn trains will get you between Brussels Airport and Cologne Hbf from $53 (€47). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider 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 Brussels Airport 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 bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Deutsche Bahn from Brussels Airport to Cologne Hbf train information:
Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train between Brussels Airport and Cologne Hbf with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
If you're looking for cheap Thalys tickets from Brussels Airport to Cologne Hbf, check out Omio! With one-way Brussels Airport to Cologne Hbf train ticket prices starting as low as $53 (€47) when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Cologne Hbf from Brussels Airport by showing you the latest Thalys offers, train schedules and tickets for this 107 miles (173 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this journey, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard with Thalys. If you search for Thalys tickets between Brussels Airport and Cologne Hbf in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Brussels Airport and Cologne Hbf on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with Thalys so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.
Travel between Brussels Airport, Belgium and Cologne Hbf, Germany by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 6/26/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Cologne Hbf from Brussels Airport before traveling.
Return travel from Germany to Belgium is: Fully open.
Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 6/20/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Brussels Airport from Cologne Hbf.
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