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Overview: Train from Cologne to Idar-Oberstein

distanceDistance85 miles (137 km)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day

Trains from Cologne to Idar-Oberstein cover the 85 miles (137 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 13 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Idar-Oberstein.

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Idar-Oberstein

Travel by train to Idar-Oberstein 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 Idar-Oberstein.

How far is Cologne to Idar-Oberstein by train?

You should expect to travel around 85 miles (137 km)  to Idar-Oberstein from Cologne by train.

What is the Cologne to Idar-Oberstein train travel time?

The train time to Idar-Oberstein from Cologne is on average 4 h 13 min  for the 85 miles (137 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Idar-Oberstein from Cologne by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What train station in Cologne goes to Idar-Oberstein? What train station do I come into Idar-Oberstein from Cologne?

Omio customers book a train from Köln Hbf   to Idar-Oberstein   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Cologne train station located? Where is the Idar-Oberstein 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 Idar-Oberstein, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city center.

How many train services are there from Cologne to Idar-Oberstein a day?

The average number of trains departing Cologne for Idar-Oberstein is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 to Idar-Oberstein from Cologne.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+49 2211411055
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