Erlangen to Cologne train

Cheap train tickets from Erlangen to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Mar 24

Cheapest

47

Average

54

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

Deutsche Bahn
06:01PMErlangen5h04 11:05PMCologne
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471One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:01AMErlangen5h21 09:22AMCologne
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511One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:42PMErlangen9h13 04:55AMCologne
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631One-way

Train schedule from Erlangen to Cologne

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Deutsche Bahn
04:01AMErlangen5h21 09:22AMCologne
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Deutsche Bahn
06:01PMErlangen5h04 11:05PMCologne
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Deutsche Bahn
07:42PMErlangen9h13 04:55AMCologne
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Fastest train times from Erlangen to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Mar 24

Fastest Journey

5 h 4 m

Average

6 h 32 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

324 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Erlangen for Cologne every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
06:01PMErlangen5h04 11:05PMCologne
0 transfers
471One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:01AMErlangen5h21 09:22AMCologne
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511One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:42PMErlangen9h13 04:55AMCologne
0 transfers
631One-way

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Overview: Train from Erlangen to Cologne

distanceDistance200 miles (323 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price$55 (€48)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Erlangen to Cologne cover the 200 miles (323 km) long route taking on average 9 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $35 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $55 (€48). Travelers depart most frequently from Erlangen and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Erlangen to Cologne trains

You can travel by train from Erlangen to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $35 (€30). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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 from Erlangen to Cologne. 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.

Erlangen to Cologne train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 40 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 5 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Erlangen 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 Erlangen to Cologne.
FAQs
Train tickets from Erlangen to Cologne for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $35 (€30)  one way in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $55 (€48)  for a train ticket from Erlangen to Cologne.
The Erlangen to Cologne train distance is approximately 200 miles (323 km).
On average the Erlangen to Cologne train travel time is 9 h 8 min  for the 200 miles (323 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When taking a train from Erlangen, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Erlangen, Erlangen-Bruck and Erlangen Paul-Gossen-Straße. When you arrive in Cologne, your train can arrive in train stations including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Erlangen   to Köln Hbf.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Erlangen, located approximately 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city center of Erlangen. The most popular arrival train station in Cologne, called Köln Hbf, is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from its city center.

For the best Erlangen to Cologne train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Cologne from Erlangen to compare what amenities they may offer.
If you purchase a train ticket from Erlangen to Cologne within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $55 (€48) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Erlangen and Cologne are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this connection

Erlangen
Cologne
Erlangen is the most popular Erlangen 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 Erlangen for your trip to Cologne.
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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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