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Cheap train tickets from Gera to Cologne

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

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Train schedule from Gera to Cologne

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Fastest train times from Gera to Cologne

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Fastest Journey

6 h 38 m


6 h 38 m

Trains per day



360 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Gera for Cologne every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Train from Gera to Cologne

distanceDistance223 miles (359 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 59 min
priceCheapest ticket price$80 (€69)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn
Cheapest travel modebus
Cheapest bus ticket $35 (€30)

Trains from Gera to Cologne run on average 1 times per day, taking around 6h 38m for the 360 km journey. Cheap train tickets for this journey start at $80 (€69) but you can travel from only $35 (€30) by bus.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Gera to Cologne trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Gera to Cologne from $80 (€69) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains from Gera to Cologne. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

Train information from Gera to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 59 min
  • Cheapest Price: $80
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Trains from Gera to Cologne

FAQs: Travel by train from Gera 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 Gera to Cologne.
Cheap train tickets from Gera to Cologne can start from as little as $80 (€69) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Gera to Cologne is $100 (€86); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Gera to Cologne train travel time is 4 h 59 min   for the 223 mile (359 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Gera to Cologne leaves at 7: 05 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Gera to Cologne leaves at 8: 26 AM.
Yes, there is 1 direct train a day from Gera to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the best Gera 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 Gera to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Gera, you have various train station options to start your route from including Gera Hbf, Gera Süd station and Gera-Zwötzen station. When arriving in Cologne, you can end your trip in train stations like Cologne Hbf, Cologne Messe/Deutz and Cologne/Bonn Flughafen.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Gera Hbf, which is located around 0.4 miles (634 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Cologne Hbf, located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Cologne from Gera is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 59 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Gera to Cologne by train is January.
You have options as you can travel to Cologne from Gera 3 different ways: train, flight or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Gera and Cologne

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