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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1 h 15 m
1 h 36 m
Trains per day
Of the 27 trains that leave Cologne for Apeldoorn every day 27 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||97 miles (157 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 12 min|
|Average train ticket price||$29 (€26)|
|Train frequency||21 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 20 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Nightjet|
Trains from Cologne to Apeldoorn cover the 97 miles (157 km) long route taking on average 4 h 12 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Nightjet. Normally, there are 21 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $29 (€26), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $21 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Apeldoorn.
You can travel by train between Cologne and Apeldoorn with Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB Nightjet for as low as $21 (€19). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
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 and Apeldoorn. 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.
Train information from Cologne to Apeldoorn with Deutsche Bahn:
One of the best ways to travel between Cologne and Apeldoorn is by taking a train with ÖBB Nightjet. Omio helps you find the ideal ÖBB Nightjet train from Cologne to Apeldoorn by showing you ÖBB Nightjet current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Cologne to Apeldoorn trip. You can expect to travel 97 miles (157 km) from Cologne to Apeldoorn on a train with ÖBB Nightjet. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Apeldoorn from Cologne, you can check straight away if the ÖBB Nightjet ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your ÖBB Nightjet train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from Cologne to Apeldoorn!
Cologne to Apeldoorn train information with ÖBB Nightjet:
Travel between Cologne, Germany and Apeldoorn, Netherlands by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Netherlands must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 6/20/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Cologne and Apeldoorn as this information can change.
Return travel from Netherlands to Germany is: Fully open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 6/26/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Cologne from Apeldoorn.
Some of the Cologne train stations to Apeldoorn you can start your journey from include Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Apeldoorn include Apeldoorn, Apeldoorn Osseveld and Apeldoorn De Maten.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Köln Hbf and arriving in Apeldoorn.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Köln Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Apeldoorn, located 0.4 miles (619 m) away from the city center.
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