Cologne to Bamberg train

Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Bamberg

Showing times and prices for Feb 04

Cheapest

39

Average

46

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cologne to Bamberg is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
04:48PMCologne4h44 09:32PMBamberg
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391One-way
Deutsche Bahn
10:32AMCologne6h12 04:44PMBamberg
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421One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:53PMCologne4h39 09:32PMBamberg
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511One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:53PMCologne5h56 12:49AMBamberg
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531One-way

Train schedule from Cologne to Bamberg

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Deutsche Bahn
10:32AMCologne6h12 04:44PMBamberg
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Deutsche Bahn
04:48PMCologne4h44 09:32PMBamberg
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Deutsche Bahn
04:53PMCologne4h39 09:32PMBamberg
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Deutsche Bahn
06:53PMCologne5h56 12:49AMBamberg
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Fastest train times from Cologne to Bamberg

Showing times and prices for Feb 04

Fastest Journey

4 h 39 m

Average

5 h 22 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

303 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Cologne for Bamberg every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
04:53PMCologne4h39 09:32PMBamberg
0 transfers
511One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:48PMCologne4h44 09:32PMBamberg
0 transfers
391One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:53PMCologne5h56 12:49AMBamberg
0 transfers
531One-way
Deutsche Bahn
10:32AMCologne6h12 04:44PMBamberg
0 transfers
421One-way

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Overview: Train from Cologne to Bamberg

distanceDistance187 miles (302 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price$54 (€47)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Cologne to Bamberg cover the 187 miles (302 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 50 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $16 (€13), but the average price of train tickets is $54 (€47). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Bamberg, Bahnhof.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Bamberg trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets to Bamberg from Cologne from $16 (€13) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

Deutsche Bahn

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 to Bamberg train.

Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Bamberg train information:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 40 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 7 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Bamberg

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Bamberg 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 to Bamberg.
FAQs
Train tickets between Cologne and Bamberg for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $16 (€13)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Cologne to Bamberg train to cost on average $54 (€47)  one way.
The train distance from Cologne to Bamberg is around 187 miles (302 km).
The train time to Bamberg from Cologne is on average 7 h 50 min  for the 187 miles (302 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Cologne to Bamberg by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Cologne train stations to Bamberg you can start your journey from include Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Bamberg include Bamberg, Bahnhof and Bamberg, Bahnhofsvorplatz/Ludwigstraße.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Köln Hbf   and arriving in Bamberg, Bahnhof.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Köln Hbf, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Bamberg, Bahnhof, located 0.2 miles (338 m) away from the city center.

If you're looking for trains from Cologne to Bamberg, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection to get you to Bamberg. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Cologne to Bamberg journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 7 trains a day from Cologne to Bamberg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Cologne to Bamberg leaves at 5: 20 AM. The last train departing from Cologne to Bamberg leaves at 9: 55 PM. You can find the latest Cologne to Bamberg train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you book the Cologne to Bamberg train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $54 (€47). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Bamberg from Cologne. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this connection

Cologne
Bamberg
Köln Hbf is the most popular Cologne railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Cologne for your trip to Bamberg.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+49 2211411055
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Public transit options for Köln Hbf
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
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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