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.
This is the last train of the day.
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3 h 51 m
4 h 40 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Cologne to Lille without transferring at least once.
|Distance||94 miles (152 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 56 min|
|Average train ticket price||$72 (€69)|
|Train frequency||5 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express|
Trains from Cologne to Lille cover the 94 miles (152 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 56 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $41 (€40), but the average price of train tickets is $72 (€69).
Deutsche Bahn trains will get you between Cologne and Lille from $41 (€40). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
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 from Cologne to Lille. 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.
Cologne to Lille train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel between Cologne, Germany and Lille, Belgium by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Belgium, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 9/12/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Lille from Cologne before traveling.
The restriction level for your return train to Cologne, Germany from Lille is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/1/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Cologne from Lille closer to your date of departure here here.
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