Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)

Showing times and prices for Apr 17

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

49 m

Average

1 h 11 m

Trains per day

55

Distance

151 km

Cheap train tickets from Cologne Hbf to start from $41 with an average ticket price of $45.

The fastest train from Cologne Hbf to takes 49m in comparison to an average duration of 1h 11m and covers a distance of 151 km.

55 trains that leave Cologne Hbf for every day with 34 travelling directly.

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
11:17AM2h41
Cologne Hbf
01:58PMFrankfurt am Main Flughafen
$411One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
07:53PM2h06
Cologne Hbf
09:59PMFrankfurt Airport long-distance station
$411One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
05:53PM2h05
Cologne Hbf
07:58PMFrankfurt Airport long-distance station
$441One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
03:18PM2h40
Cologne Hbf
05:58PMFrankfurt am Main Flughafen
$491One-way
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn
02:53PM2h26
Cologne Hbf
05:19PMFrankfurt am Main Flughafen
$491One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)

distanceDistance94 miles (151 km)
durationAverage train duration49 min
priceAverage train ticket price$60 (€53)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or FlixTrain

Trains from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) cover the 94 miles (151 km) long journey taking on average 49 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $60 (€53), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $20 (€18).

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and FlixTrain from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) trains

Find the best trains to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) from Cologne Hbf with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn and FlixTrain from $17 (€15). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

FlixTrain is a German train company which is part of FlixMobility, the company who own FlixBus. Since 2018, FlixMobility has also offered the option of train travel to some of the largest German cities like Hamburg, Cologne, Stuttgart and Berlin including trains between Cologne Hbf and Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA). FlixTrain has high speed comfortable trains with a guaranteed seat, foot space, reading lamp and a luggage rack to store your belongings as well as sockets on most trains and free Wi-Fi for all passengers. The most popualr routes in Germany for FlixTrain are from Berlin to Hamburg, Frankfurt to Stuttgart and Cologne to Hamburg. They also offer trains on the Sotckholm to Gothenburg route in Sweden.

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB), FlixTrain classes from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB), FlixTrain

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 Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)

FAQs: Travel by train from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) 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 Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) can start from as little as $20 (€18) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) is $60 (€53); 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 Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) train travel time is 49 min   for the 94 mile (151 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) leaves at 6: 55 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) leaves at 10: 51 PM.
There are 10 trains a day from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) train with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) from Cologne Hbf as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 51 PM.
The cheapest month to travel from Cologne Hbf to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) by train is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Cologne Hbf and Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) including taking a train, bus or flight.

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.

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