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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3 h 48 m
4 h 21 m
Trains per day
Of the 9 trains that leave Cologne for Saarbrücken every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||117 miles (188 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 14 min|
|Average train ticket price||$27 (€24)|
|Train frequency||31 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 31 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Flixtrain or ÖBB Intercity|
Trains from Cologne to Saarbrücken cover the 117 miles (188 km) long route taking on average 3 h 14 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Flixtrain or ÖBB Intercity. Normally, there are 31 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $20 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $27 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Saarbrücken Hbf.
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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 Saarbrücken train.
Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Saarbrücken train information:
There are a few train stations in Cologne to start your journey from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. In Saarbrücken you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Saarbrücken Hbf, Saarbrücken and Saarbrücken Ost.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Saarbrücken Hbf.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Köln Hbf, located approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Cologne. The most popular arrival train station in Saarbrücken, called Saarbrücken Hbf, is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from its city center.
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