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Overview: Train from Cologne to Marburg

distanceDistance79 miles (128 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$22 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Cologne to Marburg cover the 79 miles (128 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 28 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $22 (€19), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $21 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Marburg (Lahn).

Train companies: Travel with Deutsche Bahn between Cologne and Marburg

For as little as $21 (€18) you can travel by train between Cologne and Marburg with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) makes German train travel easy! Find Deutsche Bahn train schedules and cheap tickets for the 79 miles (128 km) journey between Cologne and Marburg with Omio. Choose from Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares for your journey from Cologne to Marburg if you’re looking for the best deals on affordable train tickets. Deutsche Bahn even offers discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use on Omio.

As the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day, DB offers a range of train types to suit you with the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the express national and international Intercity (IC) and Eurocity (EC) trains, and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains. These different types of trains differ in terms of the comfort and time required to travel. For example, while restrooms are standard services on each train, other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi access are only available on certain trains.

These are Deutsche Bahn's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Cologne to Marburg:

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Marburg

Travel by train to Marburg 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 Marburg.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Cologne to Marburg?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Cologne to Marburg trains for as little as $21 (€18)  in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train between Cologne and Marburg?

The Cologne to Marburg train ticket price is on average $22 (€19)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.

How far is it from Cologne to Marburg by train?

The Cologne to Marburg train distance is approximately 79 miles (128 km).

How long is the train ride between Cologne and Marburg?

On average the Cologne to Marburg train travel time is 2 h 28 min  for the 79 miles (128 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure train station in Cologne and arrival train station in Marburg?

There are a few train stations in Cologne to start your route from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. In Marburg you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Marburg (Lahn), Marburg Süd and Marburg (Lahn).

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Köln Hbf   and arrive in Marburg (Lahn).

Where is the train station in Cologne to go to Marburg? Where is the train station in Marburg located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Köln Hbf, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center of Cologne.

The most popular arrival train station, Marburg (Lahn), is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city center of Marburg.

Which train providers should I travel with from Cologne to Marburg?

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

How many train services are there between Cologne and Marburg a day?

The average number of trains departing Cologne for Marburg is 7 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 Marburg?

The earliest train departing from Cologne to Marburg leaves at 5: 02 AM. The last train departing from Cologne to Marburg leaves at 6: 22 PM. You can find the latest Cologne to Marburg train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

When should I book the Cologne to Marburg train for the best deals on tickets?

The price of a one way train ticket from Cologne to Marburg is on average $22 (€19) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Marburg from Cologne available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 Marburg.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+49 2211411055
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