Cologne to Schweinfurt train

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Overview: Train from Cologne to Schweinfurt

distanceDistance156 miles (251 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price$38 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Cologne to Schweinfurt cover the 156 miles (251 km) long route taking on average 3 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $38 (€33), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $23 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Schweinfurt Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Schweinfurt trains

You can travel by train from Cologne to Schweinfurt with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $23 (€20). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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 Schweinfurt train.

Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Schweinfurt train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 29 min
  • Average Price: $23
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 16 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Schweinfurt

Travel by train to Schweinfurt 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 Schweinfurt.
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Cologne and Schweinfurt for as low as $23 (€20)  for the next 7 days.
The Cologne to Schweinfurt train ticket price is on average $38 (€33)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
The distance to Schweinfurt from Cologne by train is approximately 156 miles (251 km).
On average the Cologne to Schweinfurt train travel time is 3 h 8 min  for the 156 miles (251 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When taking the train to Schweinfurt from Cologne, 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 Schweinfurt Hbf, Schweinfurt Stadt and Schweinfurt Mitte.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Köln Hbf   and arrive in Schweinfurt Hbf.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Köln Hbf, located approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Cologne. The most popular arrival train station in Schweinfurt, called Schweinfurt Hbf, is located around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from its city center.

When taking a train from Cologne to Schweinfurt, you can count on Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Schweinfurt. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Cologne to Schweinfurt and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Cologne for Schweinfurt is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Cologne to Schweinfurt at 5: 44 AM. The last train from Cologne to Schweinfurt that you can take departs at 7: 27 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Cologne to Schweinfurt schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you purchase a train ticket from Cologne to Schweinfurt within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $38 (€33) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Cologne and Schweinfurt are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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 Schweinfurt.
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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