The cheapest trains from Erlangen to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Sep 18

Cheapest

$57

Average

$88

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.

The average ticket from Erlangen to Cologne will cost around $ 88 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 57.

Cheapest
09:37PMErlangen8h28 06:05AMCologne Hbf
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$571One-way
2nd Cheapest
01:37PMErlangen3h37 05:14PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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$671One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:02AMErlangen5h03 10:05AMCologne Hbf
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$671One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:02PMErlangen5h14 10:16PMCologne Hbf
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$671One-way
2nd Cheapest
01:37PMErlangen5h28 07:05PMCologne Hbf
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$671One-way

Timetable Erlangen to Cologne

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sat, Sep 18
05:02AMErlangen4h13 09:15AMCologne Messe/Deutz
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05:02AMErlangen5h03 10:05AMCologne Hbf
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05:02AMErlangen4h03 09:05AMCologne Hbf
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06:02AMErlangen4h23 10:25AMCologne Messe/Deutz
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06:42AMErlangen4h23 11:05AMCologne Hbf
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07:02AMErlangen4h03 11:05AMCologne Hbf
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07:02AMErlangen5h03 12:05PMCologne Hbf
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07:19AMErlangen3h56 11:15AMCologne Messe/Deutz
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07:19AMErlangen5h46 01:05PMCologne Hbf
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08:19AMErlangen4h06 12:25PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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08:42AMErlangen4h23 01:05PMCologne Hbf
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09:02AMErlangen4h03 01:05PMCologne Hbf
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09:02AMErlangen5h24 02:26PMCologne Hbf
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09:37AMErlangen5h28 03:05PMCologne Hbf
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09:37AMErlangen3h38 01:15PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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10:19AMErlangen3h57 02:16PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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10:42AMErlangen4h23 03:05PMCologne Hbf
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11:02AMErlangen5h23 04:25PMCologne Hbf
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11:02AMErlangen4h03 03:05PMCologne Hbf
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11:37AMErlangen3h38 03:15PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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12:19PMErlangen3h56 04:15PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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12:42PMErlangen4h23 05:05PMCologne Hbf
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01:02PMErlangen4h03 05:05PMCologne Hbf
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01:02PMErlangen5h20 06:22PMCologne Hbf
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01:37PMErlangen3h37 05:14PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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01:37PMErlangen5h28 07:05PMCologne Hbf
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02:20PMErlangen3h53 06:13PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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02:42PMErlangen4h23 07:05PMCologne Hbf
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03:02PMErlangen5h22 08:24PMCologne Hbf
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03:02PMErlangen4h03 07:05PMCologne Hbf
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03:37PMErlangen5h28 09:05PMCologne Hbf
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03:37PMErlangen3h39 07:16PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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04:20PMErlangen4h05 08:25PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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05:02PMErlangen5h14 10:16PMCologne Hbf
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05:02PMErlangen4h03 09:05PMCologne Hbf
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05:37PMErlangen3h37 09:14PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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06:19PMErlangen3h55 10:14PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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06:42PMErlangen4h23 11:05PMCologne Hbf
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07:02PMErlangen4h03 11:05PMCologne Hbf
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07:02PMErlangen5h31 12:33AMCologne Hbf
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07:37PMErlangen4h00 11:37PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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08:19PMErlangen4h20 12:39AMCologne Hbf
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08:19PMErlangen5h47 02:06AMCologne Hbf
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09:37PMErlangen8h28 06:05AMCologne Hbf
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Sat
Sep 18
$57Deutsche Bahn
$22STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Tue
Sep 21
$30Deutsche Bahn
$22STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Wed
Sep 22
$22Deutsche Bahn
$22STUDENT AGENCY k.s.

The fastest trains from Erlangen to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Sep 18

Fastest Journey

3 h 37 m

Average

4 h 33 m

Trains per day

44

Distance

324 km

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

Fastest
01:37PMErlangen3h37 05:14PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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$671One-way
Fastest
05:37PMErlangen3h37 09:14PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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$671One-way
2nd Fastest
11:37AMErlangen3h38 03:15PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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$921One-way
2nd Fastest
09:37AMErlangen3h38 01:15PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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$1121One-way
03:37PMErlangen3h39 07:16PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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$921One-way

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Train Information to Cologne from Erlangen

distanceDistance200 miles (323 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$39 (€31)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Erlangen to Cologne cover the 200 miles (323 km) long route taking on average 3 h 56 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $39 (€31), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $22 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Erlangen and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Deutsche Bahn

Find your perfect route from Erlangen to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train schedules between Erlangen and Cologne and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance from Erlangen to Cologne by DB is 200 miles (323 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket from Erlangen to Cologne is $22 (€18).

DB is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB 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 at Omio.

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.

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Travel Tips

Trains from Erlangen 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 Erlangen to Cologne.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains between Erlangen and Cologne cost?
Train tickets from Erlangen to Cologne for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $22 (€18)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Erlangen to Cologne?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $39 (€31)  for a train ticket to Cologne from Erlangen.
How far is Cologne from Erlangen by train?
The distance to Cologne from Erlangen by train is approximately 200 miles (323 km).
How long is the train between Erlangen and Cologne?
The Erlangen to Cologne train duration is on average 3 h 56 min, which is to be expected when traveling 200 miles (323 km) to Cologne from Erlangen. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What train station in Erlangen goes to Cologne? What train station do I come into Cologne from Erlangen?

When departing from Erlangen, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Erlangen, Erlangen-Bruck and Erlangen Paul-Gossen-Straße. 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 Erlangen   to Köln Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Erlangen to go to Cologne? Where is the train station in Cologne located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Erlangen and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 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 (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Cologne.

What train companies go from Erlangen to Cologne?
If you're looking for trains from Erlangen to Cologne, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Cologne. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Erlangen to Cologne route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains per day are there to Cologne from Erlangen?
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Erlangen to Cologne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Erlangen to Cologne? What time is the last train from Erlangen to Cologne?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Erlangen at 6: 29 AM. The last train leaves from Erlangen at 7: 37 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Erlangen to Cologne and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy train tickets between Erlangen and Cologne to score the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Erlangen to Cologne within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $39 (€31) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Cologne from Erlangen are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Erlangen
Cologne
Eltersdorf
Amenities
Erlangen
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Erlangen-Bruck
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