The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cologne to Würzburg is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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2 h 16 m
2 h 16 m
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Of the 5 trains that leave Cologne for Würzburg every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||153 miles (247 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 39 min|
|Average train ticket price||$18 (€16)|
|Train frequency||28 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 23 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Cologne to Würzburg cover the 153 miles (247 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 39 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 28 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $18 (€16), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $15 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Würzburg Hbf.
For as little as $15 (€13) you can travel by train between Cologne and Würzburg with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Würzburg from Cologne. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Würzburg train information:
There are a few train stations in Cologne to start your trip from including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. In Würzburg you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Würzburg Hbf, Würzburg Süd and Würzburg, Hauptbahnhof (Bismarckstraße).
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Würzburg Hbf.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Köln Hbf and travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Würzburg Hbf and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the train station to the city center in Würzburg.
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