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Overview: Train from Cologne to Hildesheim

distanceDistance153 miles (247 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price$22 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Cologne to Hildesheim cover the 153 miles (247 km) long route taking on average 3 h 47 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $22 (€18), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $22 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Hildesheim Hbf.

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Hildesheim

Travel by train to Hildesheim 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 Hildesheim.
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How much does a cheap train between Cologne and Hildesheim cost?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Cologne to Hildesheim for as low as $22 (€18)  for the next 7 days.

What is the price of a train ticket from Cologne to Hildesheim?

If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Cologne to Hildesheim train to cost on average $22 (€18)  one way.

How far is Cologne to Hildesheim by train?

You should expect to travel around 153 miles (247 km)  from Cologne to Hildesheim by train.

How many hours is the train time from Cologne to Hildesheim?

The train time from Cologne to Hildesheim is on average 3 h 47 min  for the 153 miles (247 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Cologne to Hildesheim by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What station does the train from Cologne to Hildesheim depart from? Which Hildesheim train station do I come into from Cologne?

When taking the train between Cologne and Hildesheim, you can choose to depart from train stations like Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. Your journey can end in train stations such as Hildesheim Hbf, Hildesheim Ost and Hildesheim, Bahnhof / ZOB.

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

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Köln Hbf, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center of Cologne.

The most popular arrival train station, Hildesheim Hbf, is located 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city center of Hildesheim.

Which train providers should I travel with from Cologne to Hildesheim?

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

How many train services per day are there to Hildesheim from Cologne?

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

When is the earliest train from Cologne to Hildesheim? When is the last train from Cologne to Hildesheim?

The first Cologne to Hildesheim train departs at 5: 54 AM   and the last train from Cologne to Hildesheim leaves at 8: 16 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Cologne to Hildesheim on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How early should I book train tickets to Hildesheim from Cologne to score the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Cologne to Hildesheim is on average $22 (€18) if you purchase 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 to Hildesheim from Cologne available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cologne
Hildesheim
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 Hildesheim.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+49 2211411055
ticketOfficeHours
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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