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Cheap train tickets and times from Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central

Showing times and prices for Apr 18

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

2 h 23 m

Average

2 h 39 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

180 km

Cheap train tickets from Cologne Hbf to start from $83 with an average ticket price of $90.

The fastest train from Cologne Hbf to takes 2h 23m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 39m and covers a distance of 180 km.

3 trains that leave Cologne Hbf for every day with It's difficult to get from Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central without transferring at least once. travelling directly.

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
09:42AM2h23
Cologne Hbf
12:05PMAntwerp-Central
$831One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
11:42AM2h23
Cologne Hbf
02:05PMAntwerp-Central
$831One-way
1 transfer
Eurostar
12:42PM3h11
Cologne Hbf
03:53PMAntwerp-Central
$1041One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central

distanceDistance111 miles (179 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 23 min
priceAverage train ticket price$66 (€59)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, Thalys, Eurostar or SNCF (3)

Trains from Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central cover the 111 miles (179 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 23 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Thalys, Eurostar or SNCF (3). Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $66 (€59), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $33 (€29). Travelers depart most frequently from Cologne Hbf and arrive in Antwerp-Central.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn, Thalys and Eurostar from Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central trains

Find the best trains between Cologne Hbf and Antwerp-Central with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn, Thalys and Eurostar from $33 (€29). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Eurostar is a high-speed train company operating in Europe, connecting the UK, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, and Germany including trains to Antwerp-Central from Cologne Hbf. It offers a range of services, including Eurostar e320, Eurostar e300, and Eurostar International. The Eurostar e320 is the fastest service, travelling at up to 320 km/h, while the Eurostar e300 is slightly slower, travelling at up to 300 km/h. Both services offer comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and power sockets. Eurostar International is a slower service, travelling at up to 160 km/h, but it offers a more luxurious experience with larger seats and more onboard facilities. Eurostar offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, Standard Premier, and Business Premier. Standard tickets are the most affordable, while Business Premier tickets offer the most luxurious experience. The most popular routes for Eurostar are London to Paris, London to Brussels, and London to Amsterdam. All of these routes offer a fast and convenient way to travel between the UK and mainland Europe.

Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central train information with Eurostar:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 11 min
  • Cheapest Price: $52

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to DB Lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to DB lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to DB Lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to DB lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central

FAQs: Travel by train from Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central 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 Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central can start from as little as $33 (€29) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central is $66 (€59); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central train time is 2 h 23 min   covering the 111 mile (179 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central leaves at 5: 44 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central leaves at 2: 40 PM.
There are 10 trains a day from Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn, Thalys, Eurostar or SNCF (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central with Thalys or Eurostar. Overall you can travel with the following companies: Deutsche Bahn, Thalys, Eurostar or SNCF (3).
The high-speed Eurostar train from Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central takes around 3 h 7 min.
For the best Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn, Thalys, Eurostar or SNCF (3). However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Cologne Hbf and Antwerp-Central to compare what amenities they may offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cologne Hbf, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Antwerp-Central, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Cologne Hbf to Antwerp-Central is June.
You have options as you can travel between Cologne Hbf and Antwerp-Central 2 different ways: train or bus.

Trains departing from 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 (15 km)
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.

Trains arriving to Antwerp-Central

Distance from Antwerp-Central to city center
Distance from Antwerp-Central to city center
1.3 miles (2.1 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 45 - 22: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Tram lines: 11
Bus lines: 17, 20, 21, 23, 32, 68, 410, 415, 416, 417, 418, 427, 429
Train lines: Thalys, Intercity Direct 9200, IC, RER S1, L (22, 23, 24, 30)
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Antwerp International Airport
4 miles (6 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in under 20 minutes via the L or S1 train to Antwerpen-Berchem, then boarding the 51 bus straight to the airport.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station after logging in to the Free Wifi-NmbsSncb network.
ATM
ATM
Located inside the atrium and retail area.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage lockers are located at the top of the escalators in the retail area.
Dining
Dining
Café - Brasserie Royal | Einstein Koffie | Leonidas | Starbucks | Yam Yam | Panos | Sweetz To Go | Frituur Centraal | lunch & pasta coffee | Döner Company | & many more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | Europcar | Avis-Budget
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located in the main station hall on the ground floor (entrance/exit Koningin Astridplein).
Accessibility
Accessibility
Station has a wide range of facilities for passengers with reduced mobility: elevators and escalators to all platforms, wheelchair lifts and mobile ramps, disabled toilet and parking spaces. Additional assistance can be contacted via the SNCB Mobility Call Center.

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