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.
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3 h 12 m
3 h 31 m
Trains per day
Of the 7 trains that leave Enschede for Cologne every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||88 miles (142 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 12 min|
|Average train ticket price||$22 (€20)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Enschede to Cologne cover the 88 miles (142 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 12 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $21 (€19), but the average price of train tickets is $22 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Enschede and arrive in Köln Hbf.
You can travel by train from Enschede to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $21 (€19). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
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 Enschede to Cologne train.
Train information from Enschede to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel between Enschede, Netherlands and Cologne, Germany by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 5/21/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Cologne from Enschede before traveling.
Return travel from Germany to Netherlands is: Fully open.
Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 5/16/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Enschede from Cologne.
When taking the train between Enschede and Cologne, you can choose to depart from train stations like Enschede, Enschede De Eschmarke and Enschede Drienerlo. Your route can end in train stations such as Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Enschede and arrive in Köln Hbf.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Enschede, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Köln Hbf, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center.
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