Cologne to Gießen train

Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Gießen

Showing times and prices for Jun 26

Cheapest

20

Average

25

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 with connection
11:21AMCologne2h36 01:57PMGießen
0 transfers
201One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:23AMCologne2h51 08:14AMGießen
0 transfers
201One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
07:22AMCologne2h35 09:57AMGießen
0 transfers
201One-way
Deutsche Bahn
01:00AMCologne5h03 06:03AMGießen
0 transfers
201One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
01:22PMCologne2h35 03:57PMGießen
0 transfers
221One-way

Train schedule from Cologne to Gießen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, June 26
Deutsche Bahn
01:00AMCologne5h03 06:03AMGießen
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
05:23AMCologne2h51 08:14AMGießen
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
07:22AMCologne2h35 09:57AMGießen
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
11:21AMCologne2h36 01:57PMGießen
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
01:22PMCologne2h35 03:57PMGießen
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
03:11PMCologne2h46 05:57PMGießen
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
03:23PMCologne2h51 06:14PMGießen
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Cologne to Gießen

Showing times and prices for Jun 26

Fastest Journey

2 h 35 m

Average

3 h 2 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

126 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Cologne for Gießen every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn with connection
01:22PMCologne2h35 03:57PMGießen
0 transfers
221One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
07:22AMCologne2h35 09:57AMGießen
0 transfers
201One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
11:21AMCologne2h36 01:57PMGießen
0 transfers
201One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
03:11PMCologne2h46 05:57PMGießen
0 transfers
391One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:23AMCologne2h51 08:14AMGießen
0 transfers
201One-way

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Overview: Train from Cologne to Gießen

distanceDistance78 miles (125 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price$22 (€20)
frequencyTrain frequency28 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 28 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Cologne to Gießen cover the 78 miles (125 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 28 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $22 (€20), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $22 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Gießen.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Gießen trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets to Gießen from Cologne from $22 (€20) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

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 Gießen train.

Cologne to Gießen train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 54 min
  • Average Price: $22
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 8 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Gießen

Travel by train to Gießen 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 Gießen.
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If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Cologne to Gießen trains for as little as $22 (€20)  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $22 (€20)  for a train ticket between Cologne and Gießen.
The distance from Cologne to Gießen by train is approximately 78 miles (125 km).
The Cologne to Gießen train duration is on average 2 h 8 min, which is to be expected when traveling 78 miles (125 km) to Gießen from Cologne. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

When taking a train from Cologne, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. When you arrive in Gießen, your train can arrive in train stations including Gießen, Gießen Licher Str and Gießen Oswaldsgarten.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Köln Hbf   to Gießen.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Köln Hbf, located approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Cologne. The most popular arrival train station in Gießen, called Gießen, is located around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from its city center.

For the best Cologne to Gießen train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Cologne and Gießen to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 28 trains a day from Cologne to Gießen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this route departs from Cologne at 5: 22 AM. The last train leaves from Cologne at 7: 53 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Cologne to Gießen and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets from Cologne to Gießen within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $22 (€20) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Cologne to Gießen a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cologne
Gießen
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 Gießen.
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WifiWifi
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ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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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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