The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Brussels-North to Cologne Hbf is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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1 h 41 m
1 h 41 m
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Of the 5 trains that leave Brussels-North for Cologne Hbf every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||113 miles (182 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 41 min|
|Average train ticket price||$58 (€51)|
|Train providers||Thalys, Deutsche Bahn or SNCB|
Trains from Brussels-North to Cologne Hbf cover the 113 miles (182 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 41 min with our travel partners like Thalys, Deutsche Bahn or SNCB. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $58 (€51), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $46 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Brussels-Nord and arrive in Köln Hbf.
Find the best trains from Brussels-North to Cologne Hbf with Omio's travel partners Thalys, SNCB and Deutsche Bahn from $46 (€40). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
SNCB is Belgium's main train company and offers First class or Second class tickets for your train from Brussels-North to Cologne Hbf.
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-North 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.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Brussels-Nord, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Köln Hbf, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.
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