Cologne to Erlangen train

Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Erlangen

Showing times and prices for Feb 06

Cheapest

23

Average

60

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

Deutsche Bahn
04:53AMCologne5h01 09:54AMErlangen
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231One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:52PMCologne5h08 10:00PMErlangen
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391One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:53PMCologne5h20 12:13AMErlangen
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431One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:55PMCologne4h18 12:13AMErlangen
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931One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:01PMCologne6h00 10:01PMErlangen
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1021One-way

Train schedule from Cologne to Erlangen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, February 6
Deutsche Bahn
04:53AMCologne5h01 09:54AMErlangen
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Deutsche Bahn
04:01PMCologne6h00 10:01PMErlangen
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Deutsche Bahn
04:52PMCologne5h08 10:00PMErlangen
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Deutsche Bahn
06:53PMCologne5h20 12:13AMErlangen
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Deutsche Bahn
07:55PMCologne4h18 12:13AMErlangen
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Fastest train times from Cologne to Erlangen

Showing times and prices for Feb 06

Fastest Journey

4 h 18 m

Average

5 h 9 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

324 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Cologne for Erlangen every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
07:55PMCologne4h18 12:13AMErlangen
0 transfers
931One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:53AMCologne5h01 09:54AMErlangen
0 transfers
231One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:52PMCologne5h08 10:00PMErlangen
0 transfers
391One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:53PMCologne5h20 12:13AMErlangen
0 transfers
431One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:01PMCologne6h00 10:01PMErlangen
0 transfers
1021One-way

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Overview: Train from Cologne to Erlangen

distanceDistance200 miles (323 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price$31 (€27)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Cologne to Erlangen cover the 200 miles (323 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 22 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $21 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $31 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Erlangen.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Erlangen trains

Find the best trains to Erlangen from Cologne with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $21 (€18). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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 Erlangen train.

Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Erlangen train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 31 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 17 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Erlangen

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Erlangen 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 Erlangen.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Cologne to Erlangen trains for as little as $21 (€18)  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 Erlangen train to cost on average $31 (€27)  one way.
The Cologne to Erlangen train distance is approximately 200 miles (323 km).
The train time from Cologne to Erlangen is on average 7 h 22 min  for the 200 miles (323 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Cologne and Erlangen by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Cologne train stations to Erlangen you can start your journey from include Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Erlangen include Erlangen, Erlangen-Bruck and Erlangen Paul-Gossen-Straße.

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

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 Erlangen, located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city center.

When taking a train from Cologne to Erlangen, you can count on Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Erlangen. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Erlangen from Cologne and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Cologne for Erlangen is 17 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Cologne at 6: 48 PM. The last train leaves from Cologne at 6: 48 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Cologne to Erlangen and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you book the Cologne to Erlangen train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $31 (€27). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Erlangen from Cologne. Look out for train tickets for this trip 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
Erlangen
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 Erlangen.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
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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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