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Train Information from Göttingen to Cologne

distanceDistance135 miles (218 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 51 min
priceAverage train ticket price$22 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Göttingen to Cologne cover the 135 miles (218 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 51 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $22 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $22 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Göttingen and arrive in Köln Hbf.

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Deutsche Bahn Göttingen – Cologne

For as little as $22 (€18) you can travel by train from Göttingen to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Deutsche Bahn

Travel 135 miles (218 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) from Göttingen to Cologne. Check the DB train schedule for your trip from Göttingen to Cologne on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Göttingen to Cologne you can pay as low as $22 (€18).

Deutsche Bahn is the main provider of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver 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, bathrooms are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

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Travel Tips

Trains from Göttingen to Cologne
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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Göttingen to Cologne?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Göttingen to Cologne to cost as little as $22 (€18)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the train from Göttingen to Cologne on average?
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Göttingen to Cologne train to cost on average $22 (€18)  one way.
How many miles is it from Göttingen to Cologne by train?
The train distance from Göttingen to Cologne is around 135 miles (218 km).
How long is a train from Göttingen to Cologne on average?
The train time to Cologne from Göttingen is on average 3 h 51 min  for the 135 miles (218 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Cologne from Göttingen by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Göttingen to Cologne, which train station in Göttingen do I depart from and which train station in Cologne do I arrive in?

When departing from Göttingen, you have various train station options to start your route from including Göttingen, Göttingen ZOB and Göttingen, Landgericht/Bahnhof. 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 Göttingen   to Köln Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Göttingen? Where is the train station in Cologne?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Göttingen, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Göttingen. The most popular arrival train station in Cologne, called Köln Hbf, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.

Which train providers should I travel with from Göttingen to Cologne?
If you're looking for trains from Göttingen to Cologne, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection to get you to Cologne. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Göttingen to Cologne journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there to Cologne from Göttingen a day?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Göttingen to Cologne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Göttingen to Cologne? When can I take the last train for the day?
You can take the first train from Göttingen to Cologne at 5: 16 AM. The last train from Göttingen to Cologne that you can take departs at 11: 26 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Göttingen to Cologne schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets from Göttingen to Cologne for the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket from Göttingen to Cologne within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $22 (€18) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Göttingen and Cologne are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.