|Distance||171 miles (275 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 1 min|
|Average train ticket price||$65 (€52)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Thalys, TGV or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Cologne to Lille cover the 171 miles (275 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 1 min with our travel partners like Thalys, TGV or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $65 (€52), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $65 (€52). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Lille Flandres.
For as little as $65 (€52) you can travel by train from Cologne to Lille with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
Travel 171 miles (275 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) from Cologne to Lille. Check the DB train schedule for your trip from Cologne to Lille on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Cologne to Lille you can pay as low as $65 (€52).
Deutsche Bahn is the main provider of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.
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, bathrooms are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Operator ticket policies for COVID
Travel by train between Cologne, Germany and Lille, France is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 9/21/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Cologne and Lille closer to your date of departure here
Return travel from France to Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/21/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Cologne from Lille.
When departing from Cologne, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. When arriving in Lille, you can end your route in train stations like Lille Flandres, Lille, Gare de Lille-Europe and Gare de Lille Flandres.
Omio customers book a train from Köln Hbf to Lille Flandres most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Köln Hbf, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Cologne. The most popular arrival train station in Lille, called Lille Flandres, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.
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