The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cologne to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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3 h 15 m
6 h 16 m
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It's difficult to get from Cologne to London without transferring at least once.
|Distance||308 miles (496 km)|
|Train frequency||4 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express|
Trains from Cologne to London cover the 308 miles (496 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 36 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in London Victoria.
You can travel by train from Cologne to London with Deutsche Bahn. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Cologne to London train.
Cologne to London train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel between Cologne, Germany and London, United Kingdom by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Cologne to London as this information can change.
Return travel from United Kingdom to Germany is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/6/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Cologne from London.
When taking the train from Cologne to London, 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 London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Köln Hbf and arrive in London Victoria.
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 London Victoria and need to travel approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the train station to the city center in London.
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