Cologne to Rome train

Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Rome

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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.

Intercity Notte
04:20PMCologne11h33 03:53AMRome
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Intercity Notte
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Fastest Journey

11 h 33 m


11 h 33 m

Trains per day



458 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Cologne for Rome every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Intercity Notte
04:20PMCologne11h33 03:53AMRome
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Overview: Train from Cologne to Rome

distanceDistance283 miles (457 km)
durationAverage train duration11 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price$30 (€27)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersIntercity Notte

Trains from Cologne to Rome cover the 283 miles (457 km) long route taking on average 11 h 33 min with our travel partners like Intercity Notte. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $30 (€27), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $30 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Cologne and arrive in Roma Termini.

Train companies: Frecciarossa, Italo and Trenitalia from Cologne to Rome trains

Travel to Rome from Cologne from $30 (€27) with Omio’s train partners Frecciarossa, Italo and Trenitalia! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.


Italo is a brand of high-speed trains operated by the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV). Its fleet of trains includes the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach a maximum speed of 150 mph (250 km/h). Italo offers four different class options, but each train car is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort. You can choose between the Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive classes. Standard services in all Italo trains include bathrooms, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of movies, music and games). Italo offers three types of fares with different prices and flexibility: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex.

    Enjoy the train ride between Cologne and Rome with Trenitalia, Italy’s main provider of train services throughout the country with an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca that can travel at speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh). Trenitalia also operates intercity, regional and night trains. Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In many cases, Trenitalia trains also provide barrier-free access.

    Trenitalia tickets between Cologne and Rome are available on Omio, and you can find the best deals for them in just a few steps. Trenitalia offers three different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. Trenitalia also has discount and loyalty cards for qualified travelers, which you can use on Omio. When traveling on a Trenitalia train from Cologne to Rome, you can expect to travel 283 miles (457 km). Check Trenitalia’s train times and tickets for the Cologne to Rome trip and buy your cheap ticket on Omio today!

      There’s no need to fly between Italian hotspots when you can simply take a Frecciarossa train to reach your destination in just a few hours. Frecciarossa is the premier high-speed train service from Trenitalia, Italy’s national railroad company, with around 200 connections made across Italy per day. These trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), making them one of the fastest in the world. You can expect to travel 283 miles (457 km) to Rome from Cologne on a Frecciarossa high-speed train. All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.

      You can find the best deals on cheap Frecciarossa train tickets right here. As an official travel partner of Trenitalia, Omio shows you all travel information for the Cologne to Rome journey, such as departure and arrival times, stops, train stations, journey times, and cheap fares. Once you’re ready, buy your Cologne to Rome train ticket on Omio and enjoy traveling in full comfort on a Frecciarossa train!

        Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Rome

        Travel by train to Rome 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 Rome.
        Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Rome from Cologne for the next 7 days starting from $30 (€27)  one way.
        The train price between Cologne and Rome is on average $30 (€27)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
        When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Cologne and Rome by train to be approximately 283 miles (457 km).
        On average the Cologne to Rome train travel time is 11 h 33 min  for the 283 miles (457 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

        Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Cologne   to Roma Termini.

        The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Cologne, is located 0.6 miles (1 km) from the city center of Cologne.

        The most popular arrival train station, Roma Termini, is located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city center of Rome.

        For the best Cologne to Rome train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Intercity Notte. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Rome from Cologne to compare what amenities they may offer.
        On average, there is 1 train a day from Cologne to Rome. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
        The earliest train for this journey departs from Cologne at 4: 20 PM. The last train leaves from Cologne at 4: 20 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Cologne to Rome and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
        If you book the Cologne to Rome train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $30 (€27). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Cologne to Rome. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

        Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

        The major railway station for departures from Cologne is Cologne. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Cologne for your journey to Rome from Cologne.

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