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3 h 28 m
3 h 28 m
Trains per day
Of the 1 trains that leave Cologne for Mons every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||135 miles (217 km)|
|Average train duration||11 h 51 min|
|Average train ticket price||$38 (€34)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 8 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or Thalys|
Trains from Cologne to Mons cover the 135 miles (217 km) long journey taking on average 11 h 51 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Thalys. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $38 (€34), but the average price of train tickets is $38 (€34). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Mons.
Thalys and Deutsche Bahn trains will get you between Cologne and Mons from $38 (€34). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train between Cologne and Mons with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
Looking for trains from Cologne to Mons? Thalys is one of the best companies to travel with on the 135 miles (217 km) trip between Cologne and Mons. As an official travel partner of Thalys, Omio quickly shows you the latest Thalys train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Cologne to Mons routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable Thalys train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Cologne to Mons, you can quickly see if the Thalys ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Cologne - Mons train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with Thalys!
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 Mons train.
Travel between Cologne, Germany and Mons, Belgium by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 5/26/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Mons from Cologne as this information can change.
Return travel from Belgium to Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 5/26/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Cologne from Mons.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Köln Hbf and arrive in Mons.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Köln Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Mons, located 2.1 miles (3.4 km) away from the city center.
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