Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Ratingen

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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 Ratingen will cost around $ 20 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 20.

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Train schedule from Cologne to Ratingen

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May 22
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May 23
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May 25
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May 26
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May 27
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Fastest train times from Cologne to Ratingen

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Fastest Journey

51 m


51 m

Trains per day



41 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Cologne for Ratingen 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 41 km distance in an average of 51 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 51 m .

The slowest trains will take 51 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.

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Overview: Train from Cologne to Ratingen

distanceDistance25 miles (41 km)
durationAverage train duration35 min
priceAverage train ticket price$3 (€3)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Cologne to Ratingen cover the 25 miles (41 km) long route taking on average 35 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $3 (€3), but the average price of train tickets is $3 (€3). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Ratingen Ost.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Ratingen trains

For as little as $3 (€3) you can travel by train between Cologne and Ratingen with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Deutsche Bahn

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 Ratingen train.

Train information from Cologne to Ratingen with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 4 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 25 a day

Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train from Cologne to Ratingen:

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Ratingen

Travel by train to Ratingen 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 Ratingen.

How much do cheap trains to Ratingen from Cologne cost?

Train tickets from Cologne to Ratingen for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $3 (€3)  one way in the next 7 days.

What is the price of a train ticket between Cologne and Ratingen?

If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Cologne to Ratingen train to cost on average $3 (€3)  one way.

How many miles is it from Cologne to Ratingen by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Ratingen from Cologne by train to be approximately 25 miles (41 km).

How many hours is the train time to Ratingen from Cologne?

The Cologne to Ratingen train duration is on average 35 min, which is to be expected when traveling 25 miles (41 km) between Cologne and Ratingen. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

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

There are a few train stations in Cologne to start your journey from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. In Ratingen you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Ratingen Ost and Ratingen, Homberger Straße (Ost bahnhof).

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Köln Hbf   and arrive in Ratingen Ost.

Where is the Cologne train station located? Where is the Ratingen train station located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Köln Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Ratingen most often arrive at Ratingen Ost and need to travel around 0.6 miles (1 km) from this train station to the city center.

What train providers go from Cologne to Ratingen?

For the best Cologne to Ratingen train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Cologne and Ratingen to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many train services per day are there to Ratingen from Cologne?

The average number of trains departing Cologne for Ratingen is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When does the first train depart from Cologne to Ratingen? When does the last train depart from Cologne to Ratingen?

You can take the earliest train from Cologne to Ratingen at 5: 09 AM   or take the last train from Cologne to Ratingen leaving at 7: 09 PM. Look for the latest Cologne to Ratingen train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.

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

The price of a one way train ticket from Cologne to Ratingen is on average $3 (€3) if you buy 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 companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Cologne to Ratingen 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 Ratingen.
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

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