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Train Information from Emden to Cologne

distanceDistance168 miles (271 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 4 min
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Emden to Cologne cover the 168 miles (271 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 4 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Emden Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.

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Travel with Deutsche Bahn between Emden and Cologne

Find the best journey between Emden and Cologne with Deutsche Bahn. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most affordable trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

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Official Deutsche Bahn tickets between Emden and Cologne are available on Omio! Germany's largest rail company offers high-quality services between Emden and Cologne to cover the 168 miles (271 km) trip, and Omio shows you the best deals for DB trains between Emden and Cologne on offer. Simply choose the best times and tickets (including Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares) available for you to make the journey between Emden and Cologne with DB. You can also find Deutsche Bahn’s discount cards, such as the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, and use these to purchase DB tickets on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn offers a wide range of train types with different levels of comfort, amenities on offer and time needed to travel. You'll be sure to find the perfect train type to suit your needs, such as: InterCity Express (ICE) for high-speed trains, Intercity (IC) and Eurocity (EC) for express domestic and international trains, and more local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains.

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Travel Tips

Trains from Emden to Cologne
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FAQs
How far is Cologne from Emden by train?
The train distance from Emden to Cologne is around 168 miles (271 km).
How long is the train ride from Emden to Cologne?
On average the Emden to Cologne train time is 4 h 4 min  covering the 168 miles (271 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What train station in Emden goes to Cologne? What train station do I come into Cologne from Emden?

There are a few train stations in Emden to start your route from including Emden Hbf, Emden Außenhafen and Emden, Zum Borkumanleger (Außenhafen). 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 Emden Hbf   and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Where is the Emden train station located? Where is the Cologne train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Emden Hbf, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Emden. The most popular arrival train station in Cologne, called Köln Hbf, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.

Which train companies can take me from Emden to Cologne?
For the best Emden to Cologne train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Cologne from Emden to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains per day are there between Emden and Cologne?
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Emden to Cologne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Emden to Cologne? When is the last train from Emden to Cologne?
The earliest train departing from Emden to Cologne leaves at 4: 34 AM. The last train departing from Emden to Cologne leaves at 3: 52 PM. You can find the latest Emden to Cologne train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.