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Overview: Train from Cologne to Gera

distanceDistance223 miles (359 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Cologne to Gera cover the 223 miles (359 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 47 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Gera Hbf.

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Gera

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How far is it from Cologne to Gera by train?

You should expect to travel around 223 miles (359 km)  from Cologne to Gera by train.

How long is the train ride to Gera from Cologne?

On average the Cologne to Gera train travel time is 6 h 47 min  for the 223 miles (359 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Which train station from Cologne to Gera do I depart from? Which Gera train station from Cologne do I arrive in?

When taking the train to Gera from Cologne, you can choose to depart from train stations like Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. Your trip can end in train stations such as Gera Hbf, Bahnhof Gera-Süd and Gera-Zwötzen.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Köln Hbf   and arrive in Gera Hbf.

Where is the Cologne train station located? Where is the Gera train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Köln Hbf, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Gera Hbf, located 0.3 miles (484 m) away from the city center.

How many train services are there from Cologne to Gera a day?

The average number of trains departing Cologne for Gera is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 Gera.
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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