|Distance||280 miles (451 km)|
|Average train duration||7 h 24 min|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Cologne to Potsdam cover the 280 miles (451 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 24 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Potsdam Hbf.
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Germany's largest train company Deutsche Bahn (DB) offers excellent services within Germany and internationally, including a journey from Cologne to Potsdam. Find DB train times and tickets for your 280 miles (451 km) journey between Cologne and Potsdam with the best deals on Omio. Choose from ticket types including the Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares if you’re looking for the most affordable train from Cologne to Potsdam. DB also offers discount cards, such as the Bahncard, 25, 50 and 100, which you can use on Omio.
Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its levels of efficiency and comfort with its range of train types. These include the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the national express Intercity (IC) and international express Eurocity (EC), and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains. These types of trains differ in terms of the comfort and time needed to travel. For example, bathrooms are standard services on these trains, but other amenities like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi access are only available on certain trains.
These are Deutsche Bahn's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Cologne and Potsdam:
When taking the train between Cologne and Potsdam, 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 Potsdam Hbf, Potsdam Medienstadt Babelsberg and Potsdam Griebnitzsee.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Köln Hbf and arrive in Potsdam Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Köln Hbf, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center of Cologne.
The most popular arrival train station, Potsdam Hbf, is located 0.5 miles (818 m) away from the city center of Potsdam.
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