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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2 h 36 m
2 h 36 m
Trains per day
Of the 3 trains that leave Ghent St Pieters for Cologne Hbf every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||141 miles (227 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 33 min|
|Average train ticket price||$59 (€55)|
|Train companies||Thalys, Deutsche Bahn or Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)|
Trains from Ghent St Pieters to Cologne Hbf cover the 141 miles (227 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 33 min with our travel partners like Thalys, Deutsche Bahn or Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB). There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $54 (€50), but the average price of train tickets is $59 (€55). Travelers depart most frequently from Gent St Pieters and arrive in Köln Hbf.
For as little as $54 (€50) you can travel by train between Ghent St Pieters and Cologne Hbf with Deutsche Bahn, Thalys and SNCB. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
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 to Cologne Hbf from Ghent St Pieters. 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.
Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train to Cologne Hbf from Ghent St Pieters with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
One of the best ways to travel from Ghent St Pieters to Cologne Hbf is by taking a train with Thalys. Omio helps you find the ideal Thalys train to Cologne Hbf from Ghent St Pieters by showing you Thalys current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Ghent St Pieters to Cologne Hbf trip. You can expect to travel 141 miles (227 km) from Ghent St Pieters to Cologne Hbf on a train with Thalys. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Cologne Hbf from Ghent St Pieters, you can check straight away if the Thalys ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your Thalys train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from Ghent St Pieters to Cologne Hbf!
SNCB is Belgium's main train company and offers First class or Second class tickets for your train to Cologne Hbf from Ghent St Pieters.
Are you making plans to travel from Ghent St Pieters to Cologne Hbf? Why not take a train with SNCB? Omio can show you current SNCB train times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Ghent St Pieters to Cologne Hbf trains all in one place. On the SNCB train, you can expect to travel 141 miles (227 km) to Cologne Hbf from Ghent St Pieters. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Ghent St Pieters and Cologne Hbf, you can quickly see if the SNCB ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way SNCB train to Cologne Hbf from Ghent St Pieters, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!
SNCB from Ghent St Pieters to Cologne Hbf train information:
Travel between Ghent St Pieters, Belgium and Cologne Hbf, Germany by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 8/7/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Ghent St Pieters and Cologne Hbf as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Cologne Hbf to Ghent St Pieters is: Fully open
Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the requirements?
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 7/28/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Ghent St Pieters from Cologne Hbf here.
Omio customers book a train from Gent St Pieters to Köln Hbf most frequently for this route.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Gent St Pieters and need to travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Cologne Hbf most often arrive at Köln Hbf and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from this train station to the city center.
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