Cologne to Brugge train

Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Brugge

Showing times and prices for Aug 09

Cheapest

28

Average

28

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.

Deutsche Bahn
09:43AMCologne3h07 12:50PMBrugge
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281One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:42AMCologne3h08 10:50AMBrugge
0 transfers
281One-way

Train schedule from Cologne to Brugge

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Deutsche Bahn
07:42AMCologne3h08 10:50AMBrugge
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Deutsche Bahn
09:43AMCologne3h07 12:50PMBrugge
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Fastest train times from Cologne to Brugge

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Fastest Journey

3 h 7 m

Average

3 h 7 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

262 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Cologne for Brugge every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
09:43AMCologne3h07 12:50PMBrugge
0 transfers
281One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:42AMCologne3h08 10:50AMBrugge
0 transfers
281One-way

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Overview: Train from Cologne to Brugge

distanceDistance162 miles (262 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 5 min
priceAverage train ticket price$43 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Thalys

Trains from Cologne to Brugge cover the 162 miles (262 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 5 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Thalys. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $30 (€28), but the average price of train tickets is $43 (€40).

Train companies: Thalys and Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Brugge trains

Travel from Cologne to Brugge from $30 (€28) with Omio’s train partners Thalys and Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

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Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train to Brugge from Cologne with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

Save time and money by searching for and booking your Thalys train to Brugge from Cologne online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest Thalys train to Brugge from Cologne, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current Thalys train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 162 miles (262 km) trip to Brugge from Cologne as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Cologne and Brugge, you can check straight away if the Thalys 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. Buy your official Thalys Cologne to Brugge train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

Train information from Cologne to Brugge with Thalys:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 3 min
  • Thalys frequency: 4 a day

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 to Brugge from Cologne. 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.

Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Brugge train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 18 min
  • Average Price: $30
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 7 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Brugge

Travel by train to Brugge 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 Brugge.
FAQs

Travel between Cologne, Germany and Brugge, Belgium by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Belgium from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Cologne?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Brugge, Belgium?

When traveling in Belgium, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 7/28/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Cologne to Brugge before traveling.

The restriction level for your return train to Cologne, Germany from Brugge is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Cologne from Brugge restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Brugge?

Conditions of reentry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 8/7/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Cologne from Brugge closer to your date of departure here here.

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Cologne to Brugge trains for as little as $30 (€28)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Cologne to Brugge train to cost on average $43 (€40)  one way.
The train distance from Cologne to Brugge is around 162 miles (262 km).
While the time it takes to travel 162 miles (262 km) to Brugge from Cologne can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Cologne to Brugge train journey time is on average 3 h 5 min.
When taking a train from Cologne to Brugge, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or Thalys for the best way to get you to Brugge. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Brugge from Cologne and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Cologne for Brugge is 11 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Cologne to Brugge at 5: 42 AM   or take the last train from Cologne to Brugge leaving at 5: 40 PM. Look for the latest Cologne to Brugge train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
If you book a train ticket from Cologne to Brugge within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $43 (€40) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Cologne and Brugge are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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