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Overview: Train from Cologne to Wiesbaden

distanceDistance81 miles (131 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price$24 (€20)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Cologne to Wiesbaden cover the 81 miles (131 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 1 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $22 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $24 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Wiesbaden Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Wiesbaden trains

You can travel by train from Cologne to Wiesbaden with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $22 (€18). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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 Wiesbaden train.

  • Average Price: $22

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 Wiesbaden:

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Wiesbaden

Travel by train to Wiesbaden 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 Wiesbaden.

How much does a cheap train between Cologne and Wiesbaden cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Cologne to Wiesbaden trains for as little as $22 (€18)  in the next 7 days.

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

If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Cologne to Wiesbaden train price to come in at an average of $24 (€20)  one way.

How far is Wiesbaden from Cologne by train?

The distance to Wiesbaden from Cologne by train is approximately 81 miles (131 km).

How long is a train to Wiesbaden from Cologne on average?

On average the Cologne to Wiesbaden train travel time is 2 h 1 min  for the 81 miles (131 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What station does the train from Cologne to Wiesbaden depart from? Which Wiesbaden train station do I come into from Cologne?

When taking the train from Cologne to Wiesbaden, 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 Wiesbaden Hbf, Wiesbaden Ost and Wiesbaden-Biebrich.

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

Where do I find the Cologne train station to Wiesbaden? Where is the Wiesbaden train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Köln Hbf and travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Wiesbaden Hbf and need to travel approximately 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the train station to the city center in Wiesbaden.

Which train companies should I travel with from Cologne to Wiesbaden?

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

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

The average number of trains departing Cologne for Wiesbaden is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

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

The earliest train departing from Cologne to Wiesbaden leaves at 5: 02 AM. The last train departing from Cologne to Wiesbaden leaves at 6: 22 PM. You can find the latest Cologne to Wiesbaden 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 book train tickets from Cologne to Wiesbaden for the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Cologne and Wiesbaden within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $24 (€20) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Cologne to Wiesbaden 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 Wiesbaden.
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