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Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Tübingen

Showing times and prices for May 23

Cheapest

$27

Average

$40

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 Tübingen will cost around $ 40 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 27.

Deutsche Bahn
09:56PMCologne8h01 05:57AMTübingen
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$271One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:55PMCologne3h53 11:48PMTübingen
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$271One-way
Deutsche Bahn
02:17PMCologne4h32 06:49PMTübingen
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$331One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:41PMCologne4h07 11:48PMTübingen
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$331One-way
Deutsche Bahn
09:53PMCologne7h58 05:51AMTübingen
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$391One-way

Train schedule from Cologne to Tübingen

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Deutsche Bahn
04:53AMCologne5h19 10:12AMTübingen
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Deutsche Bahn
01:17PMCologne4h32 05:49PMTübingen
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Deutsche Bahn
02:17PMCologne4h32 06:49PMTübingen
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Deutsche Bahn
04:53PMCologne5h19 10:12PMTübingen
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Deutsche Bahn
07:41PMCologne4h07 11:48PMTübingen
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Deutsche Bahn
07:55PMCologne3h53 11:48PMTübingen
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Deutsche Bahn
09:53PMCologne7h58 05:51AMTübingen
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Deutsche Bahn
09:56PMCologne8h01 05:57AMTübingen
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Thu
May 26
$27Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$67Eurowings
Fri
May 27
$27Deutsche Bahn
$21Flixbus
$67Tuifly
Sat
May 28
$27Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$166Lufthansa

Fastest train times from Cologne to Tübingen

Showing times and prices for May 23

Fastest Journey

3 h 53 m

Average

5 h 27 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

308 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Cologne for Tübingen every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 308 km distance in an average of 5 h 27 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 53 m .

The slowest trains will take 8 h 1 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.

Deutsche Bahn
07:55PMCologne3h53 11:48PMTübingen
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$271One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:41PMCologne4h07 11:48PMTübingen
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$331One-way
Deutsche Bahn
02:17PMCologne4h32 06:49PMTübingen
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$331One-way
Deutsche Bahn
01:17PMCologne4h32 05:49PMTübingen
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$451One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:53PMCologne5h19 10:12PMTübingen
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$481One-way

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Overview: Train from Cologne to Tübingen

distanceDistance190 miles (307 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price$27 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Cologne to Tübingen cover the 190 miles (307 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 32 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $27 (€24), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $27 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Tübingen Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Tübingen trains

For as little as $27 (€24) you can travel by train to Tübingen from Cologne 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 Tübingen train.

Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Tübingen train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 32 min
  • Average Price: $27
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Deutsche Bahn train ticket to Tübingen from Cologne:

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Tübingen

Travel by train to Tübingen 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 Tübingen.
FAQs

How much does a cheap train to Tübingen from Cologne cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Cologne to Tübingen to cost as little as $27 (€24)  in the next 7 days.

How much does it cost to take a train from Cologne to Tübingen?

The train price between Cologne and Tübingen is on average $27 (€24)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.

How far is Cologne to Tübingen by train?

You should expect to travel around 190 miles (307 km)  between Cologne and Tübingen by train.

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

On average the Cologne to Tübingen train time is 4 h 32 min  covering the 190 miles (307 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

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

When taking the train from Cologne to Tübingen, 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 Tübingen Hbf, Tübingen West and Tübingen-Lustnau.

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

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

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

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Tübingen Hbf and need to travel approximately 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the train station to the city center in Tübingen.

Which train providers should I travel with from Cologne to Tübingen?

For the trip from Cologne to Tübingen you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Tübingen from Cologne on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many trains are there from Cologne to Tübingen a day?

The average number of trains departing Cologne for Tübingen is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When can I take the first train from Cologne to Tübingen? When can I take the last train for the day?

The earliest train departing from Cologne to Tübingen leaves at 4: 53 AM. The last train departing from Cologne to Tübingen leaves at 11: 01 PM. You can find the latest Cologne to Tübingen train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Cologne to Tübingen to get the best deals?

You can find trains to Tübingen from Cologne to cost on average $27 (€24) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Cologne to Tübingen train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cologne
Tübingen
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 Tübingen.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+49 2211411055
ticketOfficeHours
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