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.
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3 h 37 m
4 h 33 m
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It's difficult to get from Erlangen to Cologne without transferring at least once.
|Distance||200 miles (323 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 56 min|
|Average train ticket price||$39 (€31)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche 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 trains will get you from Erlangen to Cologne from $22 (€18). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
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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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.
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.
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