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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1 h 14 m
1 h 28 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Geilenkirchen for Cologne every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||36 miles (58 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 14 min|
|Average train ticket price||$21 (€20)|
|Train frequency||21 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or National Express|
Trains from Geilenkirchen to Cologne cover the 36 miles (58 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 14 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or National Express. Normally, there are 21 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $21 (€20), but the average price of train tickets is $21 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Geilenkirchen and arrive in Köln Hbf.
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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 Geilenkirchen to Cologne train.
Deutsche Bahn from Geilenkirchen to Cologne train information:
National Express is the leading train company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 trains a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express trains are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most trains are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Geilenkirchen - Cologne train: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.
National Express from Geilenkirchen to Cologne train information:
When taking a train from Geilenkirchen, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Geilenkirchen, Geilenkirchen, Bahnhof and Geilenkirchen, Lindern Bahnhof. 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 Geilenkirchen to Köln Hbf.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Geilenkirchen, which is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Köln Hbf, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city center.
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