Detmold to Cologne train

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Cheap train tickets from Detmold to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Apr 01

Cheapest

13

Average

20

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Detmold to Cologne is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
10:02PMDetmold2h59 01:01AMCologne
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131One-way
Deutsche Bahn
11:02PMDetmold9h11 08:13AMCologne
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201One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:01PMDetmold2h45 09:46PMCologne
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221One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:01AMDetmold2h45 09:46AMCologne
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221One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:20PMDetmold3h27 11:47PMCologne
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241One-way

Train schedule from Detmold to Cologne

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, April 1
Deutsche Bahn
07:01AMDetmold2h45 09:46AMCologne
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Deutsche Bahn
07:01PMDetmold2h45 09:46PMCologne
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Deutsche Bahn
08:20PMDetmold3h27 11:47PMCologne
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Deutsche Bahn
10:02PMDetmold2h59 01:01AMCologne
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Deutsche Bahn
11:02PMDetmold9h11 08:13AMCologne
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Fastest train times from Detmold to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Apr 01

Fastest Journey

2 h 45 m

Average

4 h 13 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

174 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Detmold for Cologne every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
07:01PMDetmold2h45 09:46PMCologne
0 transfers
221One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:01AMDetmold2h45 09:46AMCologne
0 transfers
221One-way
Deutsche Bahn
10:02PMDetmold2h59 01:01AMCologne
0 transfers
131One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:20PMDetmold3h27 11:47PMCologne
0 transfers
241One-way
Deutsche Bahn
11:02PMDetmold9h11 08:13AMCologne
0 transfers
201One-way

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Overview: Train from Detmold to Cologne

distanceDistance107 miles (173 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price$27 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency28 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Detmold to Cologne cover the 107 miles (173 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 18 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 28 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $15 (€13), but the average price of train tickets is $27 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Detmold and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Detmold to Cologne trains

For as little as $15 (€13) you can travel by train between Detmold and Cologne with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Deutsche Bahn

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 Cologne from Detmold. 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.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Detmold to Cologne

    Travel Tips: 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 Detmold to Cologne.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Detmold to Cologne can start from as little as $15 (€13) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Detmold to Cologne is $27 (€24); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The train time between Detmold and Cologne is on average 3 h 18 min  for the 107 mile (173 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Detmold and Cologne by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Detmold to Cologne leaves at 6: 01 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner  from Omio.
    The last train from Detmold to Cologne leaves at 11: 02 PM.
    There are 28 trains a day from Detmold to Cologne which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    When taking a train from Detmold to Cologne, you can count on Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Cologne. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Detmold to Cologne and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 02 PM.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Detmold, which is located around 0.2 miles (382 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Köln Hbf, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

    A trip to Cologne from Detmold is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 18 min each way. Check with Omio app  the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month for a train from Detmold to Cologne is September.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Detmold and Cologne including taking a bus or train.

    Important Stations and Airports for this connection

    Detmold
    Cologne
    The major railway station for departures from Detmold is Detmold. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Detmold for your journey to Cologne from Detmold.
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    At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
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