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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6 h 59 m
7 h 28 m
Trains per day
Of the 3 trains that leave Cologne for Chemnitz every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||259 miles (418 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 3 min|
|Average train ticket price||$56 (€55)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Cologne to Chemnitz cover the 259 miles (418 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 3 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $56 (€55), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $55 (€54). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Chemnitz Hbf.
You can travel by train from Cologne to Chemnitz with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $55 (€54). 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 from Cologne to Chemnitz. 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 Chemnitz with Deutsche Bahn:
There are a few train stations in Cologne to start your route from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. In Chemnitz you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Chemnitz Hbf, Chemnitz Gustav-Freytag-Straße and Chemnitz Theaterplatz.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Chemnitz Hbf.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Köln Hbf and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Chemnitz most often arrive at Chemnitz Hbf and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from this train station to the city center.
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