Darmstadt to Cologne train

Cheap train tickets from Darmstadt to Cologne

Showing times and prices for May 24

Cheapest

20

Average

38

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
10:38PMDarmstadt Hbf3h27 02:05AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
201One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:38PMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 11:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
221One-way
09:38PMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 12:05AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
291One-way
02:38PMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 05:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
291One-way
12:38PMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 03:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
331One-way

Train schedule from Darmstadt to Cologne

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, May 24
01:05AMDarmstadt Hbf4h48 05:53AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
06:00AMDarmstadt Hbf1h32 07:32AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
06:47AMDarmstadt Hbf1h35 08:22AMCologne Messe/Deutz
0 transfers
06:47AMDarmstadt Hbf1h27 08:14AMCologne Messe/Deutz
1 transfer
06:58AMDarmstadt Hbf1h32 08:30AMCologne Messe/Deutz
1 transfer
07:38AMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 10:05AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
07:38AMDarmstadt Hbf3h05 10:43AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
08:38AMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 11:05AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
09:38AMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 12:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
10:38AMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 01:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
11:38AMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 02:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
12:38PMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 03:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
01:38PMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 04:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
01:38PMDarmstadt Hbf3h05 04:43PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
02:38PMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 05:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
03:12PMDarmstadt Hbf3h16 06:28PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
03:38PMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 06:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
03:38PMDarmstadt Hbf3h04 06:42PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
04:12PMDarmstadt Hbf3h16 07:28PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
04:38PMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 07:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
05:38PMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 08:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
06:12PMDarmstadt Hbf3h16 09:28PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
06:38PMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 09:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
07:12PMDarmstadt Hbf3h16 10:28PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
07:38PMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 10:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
08:38PMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 11:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
09:33PMDarmstadt Hbf2h03 11:36PMCologne Messe/Deutz
1 transfer
09:38PMDarmstadt Hbf2h27 12:05AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
10:38PMDarmstadt Hbf3h27 02:05AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Darmstadt to Cologne

Showing times and prices for May 24

Fastest Journey

1 h 27 m

Average

2 h 36 m

Trains per day

29

Distance

169 km

Of the 29 trains that leave Darmstadt for Cologne every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
06:47AMDarmstadt Hbf1h27 08:14AMCologne Messe/Deutz
1 transfer
541One-way
2nd Fastest
06:00AMDarmstadt Hbf1h32 07:32AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
621One-way
2nd Fastest
06:58AMDarmstadt Hbf1h32 08:30AMCologne Messe/Deutz
1 transfer
621One-way
06:47AMDarmstadt Hbf1h35 08:22AMCologne Messe/Deutz
0 transfers
461One-way
09:33PMDarmstadt Hbf2h03 11:36PMCologne Messe/Deutz
1 transfer
541One-way

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Overview: Train from Darmstadt to Cologne

distanceDistance104 miles (168 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price$26 (€23)
frequencyTrain frequency51 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 51 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Darmstadt to Cologne cover the 104 miles (168 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 35 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 51 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $26 (€23), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $20 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Darmstadt Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Darmstadt to Cologne trains

Find the best trains between Darmstadt and Cologne with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $20 (€18). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking 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 Darmstadt to Cologne train.

Darmstadt to Cologne train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 5 min
  • Average Price: $20
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 51 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Darmstadt 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 Darmstadt to Cologne.
FAQs
Train tickets to Cologne from Darmstadt for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $20 (€18)  one way in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $26 (€23)  for a train ticket between Darmstadt and Cologne.
The Darmstadt to Cologne train distance is approximately 104 miles (168 km).
On average the Darmstadt to Cologne train travel time is 1 h 35 min  for the 104 miles (168 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Darmstadt to start your journey from including Darmstadt Hbf, Darmstadt Ost and Darmstadt-Kranichstein. In Cologne you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Darmstadt Hbf   and arrive in Köln Hbf.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Darmstadt Hbf, is located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city center of Darmstadt.

The most popular arrival train station, Köln Hbf, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center of Cologne.

For the route from Darmstadt to Cologne you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Darmstadt and Cologne on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, there are 51 direct trains per day from Darmstadt to Cologne. You can look to travel with Deutsche Bahn  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
The average number of trains departing Darmstadt for Cologne is 51 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Darmstadt to Cologne leaves at 4: 47 AM. The last train departing from Darmstadt to Cologne leaves at 9: 38 PM. You can find the latest Darmstadt to Cologne train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you buy the Darmstadt to Cologne train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $26 (€23). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Darmstadt and Cologne. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Darmstadt
Cologne
Darmstadt Hbf is the most popular Darmstadt 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 Darmstadt for your trip to Cologne.

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