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Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau

Showing times and prices for May 21

Cheapest

$58

Average

$85

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.

The average ticket from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau will cost around $ 85 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 58.

Cheapest
03:49AMCologne Hbf5h11 09:00AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
2 changes
$581One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:53PMCologne Hbf5h34 05:27AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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$631One-way
06:53PMCologne Hbf4h13 11:06PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
1 changes
$651One-way
04:17PMCologne Hbf4h49 09:06PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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$751One-way
11:55PMCologne Hbf5h32 05:27AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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$751One-way

Train schedule from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau

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03:49AMCologne Hbf5h11 09:00AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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04:22AMCologne Hbf3h40 08:02AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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05:48AMCologne Hbf3h12 09:00AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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06:53AMCologne Hbf4h08 11:01AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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06:54AMCologne Hbf3h10 10:04AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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07:55AMCologne Hbf3h06 11:01AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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08:53AMCologne Hbf3h55 12:48PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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08:54AMCologne Hbf3h06 12:00PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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09:17AMCologne Hbf4h43 02:00PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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09:17AMCologne Messe/Deutz3h31 12:48PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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09:55AMCologne Hbf3h06 01:01PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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10:53AMCologne Hbf4h00 02:53PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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10:54AMCologne Hbf3h06 02:00PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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11:16AMCologne Messe/Deutz3h37 02:53PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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11:17AMCologne Hbf4h43 04:00PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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11:55AMCologne Hbf3h05 03:00PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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12:53PMCologne Hbf4h07 05:00PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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12:54PMCologne Hbf3h06 04:00PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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01:53PMCologne Hbf5h07 07:00PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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01:55PMCologne Hbf3h05 05:00PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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02:54PMCologne Hbf3h06 06:00PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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03:55PMCologne Hbf3h05 07:00PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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04:17PMCologne Hbf4h49 09:06PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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04:54PMCologne Hbf3h06 08:00PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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06:19PMCologne Hbf3h48 10:07PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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06:53PMCologne Hbf4h13 11:06PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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07:55PMCologne Hbf3h11 11:06PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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08:17PMCologne Hbf4h01 12:18AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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08:33PMCologne Messe/Deutz3h45 12:18AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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08:54PMCologne Hbf3h29 12:23AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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11:53PMCologne Hbf5h34 05:27AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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11:55PMCologne Hbf5h32 05:27AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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Sat
May 21
$51Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$301Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
May 22
$41Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$202Eurowings
Mon
May 23
$20Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$129Eurowings
Tue
May 24
$31Deutsche Bahn
$27Flixbus
$118Eurowings
Wed
May 25
$45Deutsche Bahn
$40Flixbus
$118Eurowings
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May 26
$34Deutsche Bahn
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$179Eurowings
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May 27
$17Deutsche Bahn
$22Flixbus
$90Tuifly
Sat
May 28
$27Deutsche Bahn
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$167Lufthansa
Sun
May 29
$48Deutsche Bahn
$39Flixbus
$118Tuifly
Mon
May 30
$20Deutsche Bahn
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$157Eurowings
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May 31
$20Deutsche Bahn
$22Flixbus
$112Eurowings
Wed
Jun 1
$20Deutsche Bahn
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$157Eurowings
Thu
Jun 2
$20Deutsche Bahn
$22Flixbus
$67Eurowings
Fri
Jun 3
$31Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$112Eurowings
Sat
Jun 4
$20Deutsche Bahn
$27Flixbus
$355Air Dolomiti
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Jun 5
$20Deutsche Bahn
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$112Tuifly
Tue
Jun 7
$20Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$90Eurowings
Wed
Jun 8
$20Deutsche Bahn
$22Flixbus
$90Eurowings

Fastest train times from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau

Showing times and prices for May 21

Fastest Journey

3 h 5 m

Average

3 h 49 m

Trains per day

32

Distance

333 km

Of the 32 trains that leave Cologne for Freiburg im Breisgau every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 333 km distance in an average of 3 h 49 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 5 m .

The slowest trains will take 5 h 34 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
01:55PMCologne Hbf3h05 05:00PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
1 changes
$961One-way
Fastest
03:55PMCologne Hbf3h05 07:00PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
1 changes
$961One-way
Fastest
11:55AMCologne Hbf3h05 03:00PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
1 changes
$961One-way
2nd Fastest
09:55AMCologne Hbf3h06 01:01PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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$961One-way
2nd Fastest
08:54AMCologne Hbf3h06 12:00PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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$961One-way

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Overview: Train from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau

distanceDistance206 miles (333 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price$41 (€37)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau cover the 206 miles (333 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $20 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $41 (€37). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Freiburg im Breisgau, Hauptbhf/ZOB.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau trains

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau from $20 (€18). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

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 Freiburg im Breisgau. 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 Freiburg im Breisgau with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 34 min
  • Average Price: $20
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 14 a day

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Cologne and Freiburg im Breisgau, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

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Deutsche Bahn trains from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau

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FAQs

How much do cheap trains to Freiburg im Breisgau from Cologne cost?

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau for the next 7 days starting from $20 (€18)  one way.

How much is a train ticket to Freiburg im Breisgau from Cologne?

The Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau train ticket price is on average $41 (€37)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.

How far is it from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau by train?

The distance to Freiburg im Breisgau from Cologne by train is approximately 206 miles (333 km).

How many hours is the train time between Cologne and Freiburg im Breisgau?

The Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau train duration is on average 4 h 8 min, which is to be expected when traveling 206 miles (333 km) from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What station does the train from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau depart from? Which Freiburg im Breisgau train station do I come into from Cologne?

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Köln Hbf   and arrive in Freiburg im Breisgau, Hauptbhf/ZOB.

Where do I find the Cologne train station to Freiburg im Breisgau? Where is the Freiburg im Breisgau train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Köln Hbf and travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Freiburg im Breisgau, Hauptbhf/ZOB and need to travel approximately 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from the train station to the city center in Freiburg im Breisgau.

Which train companies can take me to Freiburg im Breisgau from Cologne?

When taking a train from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau, you can count on Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Freiburg im Breisgau. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

How many trains per day are there between Cologne and Freiburg im Breisgau?

On average, there are 16 trains a day from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

What time is the earliest train from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau? What time is the last train from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau?

The earliest train departing from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau leaves at 4: 48 AM. The last train departing from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau leaves at 10: 59 PM. You can find the latest Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

When should I book the Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau train for the best deals on tickets?

The price of a one way train ticket from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau is on average $41 (€37) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cologne
Freiburg im Breisgau
The major railway station for departures from Cologne is Köln Hbf. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Köln Hbf for your journey from Cologne to Freiburg im Breisgau.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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