The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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2 h 33 m
3 h 46 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Cologne Hbf for Karlsruhe Hbf every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||149 miles (240 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 42 min|
|Average train ticket price||$37 (€33)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 8 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Cologne Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf cover the 149 miles (240 km) long route taking on average 2 h 42 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $20 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $37 (€33).
Deutsche Bahn trains will get you to Karlsruhe Hbf from Cologne Hbf from $20 (€18). 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 Cologne Hbf and Karlsruhe 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.
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