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.
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5 h 17 m
6 h 52 m
Trains per day
Of the 34 trains that leave Cologne for Oberstdorf every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||285 miles (460 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 30 min|
|Average train ticket price||$44 (€41)|
|Train frequency||9 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Cologne to Oberstdorf cover the 285 miles (460 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 30 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 9 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $26 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $44 (€41). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Oberstdorf Bahnhof.
Find the best trains from Cologne to Oberstdorf with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $26 (€24). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
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 to Oberstdorf from Cologne. 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.
Cologne to Oberstdorf train information with Deutsche Bahn:
When taking the train from Cologne to Oberstdorf, you can choose to depart from train stations like Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. Your route can end in train stations such as Oberstdorf Bahnhof and Oberstdorf, Walserbrücke.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Köln Hbf and arrive in Oberstdorf Bahnhof.
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 Oberstdorf Bahnhof and need to travel approximately 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the train station to the city center in Oberstdorf.
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