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Train Information from Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne

distanceDistance184 miles (296 km)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne cover the 184 miles (296 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 41 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Esslingen am Neckar and arrive in Köln Hbf.

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Train from Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn

You can travel by train from Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Deutsche Bahn

Official Deutsche Bahn tickets between Esslingen am Neckar and Cologne are available on Omio! Germany's largest rail company offers high-quality services from Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne to cover the 184 miles (296 km) route, and Omio shows you the best deals for DB trains between Esslingen am Neckar 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 Esslingen am Neckar 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.

These are Deutsche Bahn's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended


Deutsche Bahn trains from Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Travel Tips

Trains from Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne
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FAQs
What is the distance to Cologne from Esslingen am Neckar by train?
The Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne train distance is approximately 184 miles (296 km).
What is the Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne train travel time?
On average the Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne train time is 3 h 41 min  covering the 184 miles (296 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What train station in Esslingen am Neckar goes to Cologne? What train station do I come into Cologne from Esslingen am Neckar?

Omio customers book a train from Esslingen am Neckar   to Köln Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Esslingen am Neckar? Where is the train station in Cologne?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Esslingen am Neckar, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Esslingen am Neckar.

The most popular arrival train station, Köln Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Cologne.

What train providers go from Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne?
Take the Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there to Cologne from Esslingen am Neckar?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Esslingen am Neckar
Cologne
The major railway station for departures from Esslingen am Neckar is Esslingen am Neckar. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Esslingen am Neckar for your journey from Esslingen am Neckar to Cologne.