Copenhagen to Cologne train

Cheap train tickets from Copenhagen to Cologne

Showing times and prices for May 24

Cheapest

74

Average

113

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.

Cheapest
06:25PMKøbenhavn H14h21 08:46AMCologne Hbf
6 transfers
741One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:56PMKøbenhavn H13h50 08:46AMCologne Hbf
5 transfers
841One-way
06:25PMKøbenhavn H14h25 08:50AMCologne Hbf
4 transfers
851One-way
06:56PMKøbenhavn H13h54 08:50AMCologne Hbf
4 transfers
851One-way
04:56PMKøbenhavn H10h05 03:01AMCologne Hbf
3 transfers
951One-way

Train schedule from Copenhagen to Cologne

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, May 24
12:54AMKøbenhavn H11h56 12:50PMCologne Hbf
3 transfers
02:54AMKøbenhavn H11h56 02:50PMCologne Hbf
3 transfers
07:17AMKøbenhavn H9h33 04:50PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
08:25AMKøbenhavn H10h25 06:50PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
08:56AMKøbenhavn H9h54 06:50PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
11:17AMKøbenhavn H8h33 07:50PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
11:17AMKøbenhavn H9h33 08:50PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
12:25PMKøbenhavn H10h25 10:50PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
12:56PMKøbenhavn H9h54 10:50PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
03:26PMKøbenhavn H9h24 12:50AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
04:56PMKøbenhavn H10h05 03:01AMCologne Hbf
3 transfers
06:25PMKøbenhavn H14h25 08:50AMCologne Hbf
4 transfers
06:25PMKøbenhavn H14h21 08:46AMCologne Hbf
6 transfers
06:56PMKøbenhavn H13h54 08:50AMCologne Hbf
4 transfers
06:56PMKøbenhavn H13h50 08:46AMCologne Hbf
5 transfers

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Fastest train times from Copenhagen to Cologne

Showing times and prices for May 24

Fastest Journey

8 h 33 m

Average

11 h 12 m

Trains per day

15

Distance

646 km

It's difficult to get from Copenhagen to Cologne without transferring at least once.

Fastest
11:17AMKøbenhavn H8h33 07:50PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
1401One-way
2nd Fastest
03:26PMKøbenhavn H9h24 12:50AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
1401One-way
07:17AMKøbenhavn H9h33 04:50PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
1201One-way
11:17AMKøbenhavn H9h33 08:50PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
1401One-way
08:56AMKøbenhavn H9h54 06:50PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
1401One-way

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Overview: Train from Copenhagen to Cologne

distanceDistance400 miles (645 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price$101 (€89)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Copenhagen to Cologne cover the 400 miles (645 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 44 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $58 (€51), but the average price of train tickets is $101 (€89). Travelers depart most frequently from København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus) and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Copenhagen to Cologne trains

For as little as $58 (€51) you can travel by train to Cologne from Copenhagen 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 Copenhagen to Cologne train.

  • Average Price: $92

Travel Tips: Trains from Copenhagen to Cologne

Travel by train to Cologne 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 Copenhagen to Cologne.
FAQs

Travel between Copenhagen, Denmark and Cologne, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from Denmark?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Copenhagen?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 5/22/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Cologne from Copenhagen as this information can change.

Return travel from Germany to Denmark is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Copenhagen from Cologne?

Entry into Denmark is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Denmark from Cologne?

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Copenhagen, Denmark?

The government of Denmark has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

Last checked on 5/23/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Copenhagen from Cologne.

Train tickets from Copenhagen to Cologne for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $58 (€51)  one way in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $101 (€89)  for a train ticket to Cologne from Copenhagen.
The distance to Cologne from Copenhagen by train is approximately 400 miles (645 km).
The Copenhagen to Cologne train duration is on average 9 h 44 min, which is to be expected when traveling 400 miles (645 km) to Cologne from Copenhagen. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

When departing from Copenhagen, you have various train station options to start your trip from including København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus), København, Emdrup Station and Copenhagen, Islands Brygge St. (Oerestads Boulevard). When arriving in Cologne, you can end your journey in train stations like Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.

Omio customers book a train from København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus)   to Köln Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board their train most frequently from København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus) and travel around 3.6 miles (5.8 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Köln Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the train station to the city center in Cologne.

If you're looking for trains from Copenhagen to Cologne, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection to get you to Cologne. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Copenhagen to Cologne route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
You can take the first train from Copenhagen to Cologne at 4: 58 AM. The last train from Copenhagen to Cologne that you can take departs at 5: 56 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Copenhagen to Cologne schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
The price of a one way train ticket from Copenhagen to Cologne is on average $101 (€89) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between Copenhagen and Cologne available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Copenhagen
Cologne
København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus) is the most popular Copenhagen 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 Copenhagen for your trip to Cologne.

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