The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cologne to Leverkusen is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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1 h 38 m
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Of the 3 trains that leave Cologne for Leverkusen every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||7 miles (11 km)|
|Average train duration||49 min|
|Average train ticket price||$24 (€21)|
|Train frequency||52 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 52 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||National Express or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Cologne to Leverkusen cover the 7 miles (11 km) long trip taking on average 49 min with our travel partners like National Express or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 52 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $24 (€21), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $23 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Leverkusen Mitte.
You can travel by train from Cologne to Leverkusen with Deutsche Bahn and National Express for as low as $23 (€20). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
National Express is the leading train company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 trains a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express trains are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most trains are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Cologne - Leverkusen train: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.
National Express from Cologne to Leverkusen train information:
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 to Leverkusen from Cologne. 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 Leverkusen with Deutsche Bahn:
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 Leverkusen, your train can arrive in train stations including Leverkusen Mitte, Leverkusen-Rheindorf and Leverkusen-Schlebusch.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Köln Hbf to Leverkusen Mitte.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Köln Hbf and travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Leverkusen Mitte and need to travel approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the train station to the city center in Leverkusen.
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