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.
This is the last train of the day.
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1 h 20 m
1 h 52 m
Trains per day
Of the 71 trains that leave Cologne Hbf for Mainz Hbf every day 32 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||86 miles (139 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 35 min|
|Average train ticket price||$18 (€17)|
|Train frequency||36 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 36 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, National Express or Flixtrain|
Trains from Cologne Hbf to Mainz Hbf cover the 86 miles (139 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 35 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, National Express or Flixtrain. Normally, there are 36 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $9 (€8), but the average price of train tickets is $18 (€17). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Mainz Hbf.
You can travel by train between Cologne Hbf and Mainz Hbf with National Express and Deutsche Bahn for as low as $9 (€8). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
National Express is the leading train company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 trains a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express trains are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most trains are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Cologne Hbf - Mainz Hbf train: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.
National Express from Cologne Hbf to Mainz Hbf train information:
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Cologne Hbf to Mainz Hbf train.
Cologne Hbf to Mainz Hbf train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Mainz Hbf.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Köln Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Mainz Hbf most often arrive at Mainz Hbf and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from this train station to the city center.
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