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Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Ludwigshafen

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Cheapest

$27

Average

$27

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.

The average ticket from Cologne to Ludwigshafen will cost around $ 27 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 27.

Deutsche Bahn
09:56PMCologne5h34 03:30AMLudwigshafen
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$271One-way

Train schedule from Cologne to Ludwigshafen

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Tue
May 24
$27Deutsche Bahn
$22Globtour Medjugorjie d.o.o.
Thu
May 26
$27Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
May 27
$27Deutsche Bahn
$39Flixbus
Sat
May 28
$27Deutsche Bahn
$16Flixbus
Sun
May 29
$46Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
May 30
$27Deutsche Bahn
$22Globtour Medjugorjie d.o.o.

Fastest train times from Cologne to Ludwigshafen

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Fastest Journey

5 h 34 m

Average

5 h 34 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

193 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Cologne for Ludwigshafen every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 193 km distance in an average of 5 h 34 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 34 m .

The slowest trains will take 5 h 34 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Deutsche Bahn
09:56PMCologne5h34 03:30AMLudwigshafen
0 changes
$271One-way

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Overview: Train from Cologne to Ludwigshafen

distanceDistance120 miles (193 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 53 min
priceAverage train ticket price$36 (€32)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Cologne to Ludwigshafen cover the 120 miles (193 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 53 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $27 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $36 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Berliner Platz.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Ludwigshafen trains

Travel between Cologne and Ludwigshafen from $27 (€24) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Deutsche Bahn

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 between Cologne and Ludwigshafen. 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 Ludwigshafen with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 50 min
  • Average Price: $27
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 8 a day

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets between Cologne and Ludwigshafen due to the coronavirus:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Ludwigshafen

Travel by train to Ludwigshafen 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 Ludwigshafen.
FAQs

How much does a cheap train between Cologne and Ludwigshafen cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Cologne to Ludwigshafen to cost as little as $27 (€24)  in the next 7 days.

How much does it cost to take a train between Cologne and Ludwigshafen?

If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Cologne to Ludwigshafen train to cost on average $36 (€32)  one way.

How far is it from Cologne to Ludwigshafen by train?

The Cologne to Ludwigshafen train distance is approximately 120 miles (193 km).

How long is the train ride between Cologne and Ludwigshafen?

While the time it takes to travel 120 miles (193 km) from Cologne to Ludwigshafen can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Cologne to Ludwigshafen train journey time is on average 1 h 53 min.

What station does the train from Cologne to Ludwigshafen depart from? Which Ludwigshafen train station do I come into from Cologne?

There are a few train stations in Cologne to start your route from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. In Ludwigshafen you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Berliner Platz and Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Pasadenaallee (Hauptbahnhof).

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Köln Hbf   and arrive in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Berliner Platz.

Where is the train station in Cologne? Where is the train station in Ludwigshafen?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Köln Hbf, located approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Cologne. The most popular arrival train station in Ludwigshafen, called Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Berliner Platz, is located around 0.6 miles (944 m) away from its city center.

Which train providers can take me between Cologne and Ludwigshafen?

When taking a train from Cologne to Ludwigshafen, you can count on Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Ludwigshafen. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Cologne to Ludwigshafen and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

How many train services are there to Ludwigshafen from Cologne a day?

The average number of trains departing Cologne for Ludwigshafen is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What are the first and last departure train times from Cologne to Ludwigshafen?

The earliest train departing from Cologne to Ludwigshafen leaves at 3: 53 PM. The last train departing from Cologne to Ludwigshafen leaves at 9: 56 PM. You can find the latest Cologne to Ludwigshafen train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I purchase train tickets from Cologne to Ludwigshafen for the best deals?

If you purchase a train ticket from Cologne to Ludwigshafen within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $36 (€32) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Cologne to Ludwigshafen are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cologne
Ludwigshafen
Köln Hbf is the most popular Cologne railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Cologne for your trip to Ludwigshafen.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+49 2211411055
ticketOfficeHours
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

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