Göttingen to Cologne train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Göttingen to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Jun 18

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

3 h 31 m

Average

3 h 52 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

218 km

Cheap train tickets from Göttingen to start from $32 with an average ticket price of $58.

The fastest train from Göttingen to takes 3h 31m in comparison to an average duration of 3h 52m and covers a distance of 218 km.

6 trains that leave Göttingen for every day with 6 travelling directly.

Deutsche Bahn
07:43AM3h50
Göttingen
11:33AMCologne
$321One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:17AM3h52
Göttingen
11:09AMCologne
$551One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:37AM3h38
Göttingen
12:15PMCologne
$641One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:40AM3h40
Göttingen
11:20AMCologne
$681One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
07:01PM4h46
Göttingen
11:47PMCologne
$731One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Göttingen to Cologne

distanceDistance135 miles (218 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$78 (€68)
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Göttingen to Cologne cover the 135 miles (218 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 17 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $19 (€17), but the average price of train tickets is $78 (€68). Travelers depart most frequently from Göttingen station and arrive in Cologne Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Göttingen to Cologne trains

For as little as $19 (€17) you can travel by train between Göttingen and Cologne with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains between Göttingen and 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.

Göttingen to Cologne train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 28 min
  • Cheapest Price: $19
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 15 a day

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Göttingen to Cologne

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Göttingen to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Göttingen to Cologne

FAQs: Travel by train from Göttingen 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 Göttingen to Cologne.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Göttingen to Cologne can start from as little as $19 (€17) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Göttingen to Cologne is $78 (€68); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Göttingen to Cologne train time is 3 h 17 min   covering the 135 mile (218 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Göttingen to Cologne leaves at 6: 01 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Göttingen to Cologne leaves at 10: 11 PM.
There are 15 trains a day from Göttingen to Cologne which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Göttingen to Cologne train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey between Göttingen and Cologne as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 11 PM.

When departing from Göttingen, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Göttingen station, Göttingen, ZOB and Göttingen, Albaniplatz (SEV). When arriving in Cologne, you can end your journey in train stations like Cologne Hbf, Cologne Messe/Deutz and Cologne/Bonn Flughafen.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Göttingen station, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) 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 Göttingen is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 17 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Göttingen to Cologne is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Göttingen and Cologne including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Göttingen and Cologne

Göttingen
Cologne
Göttingen station is the most popular Göttingen railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Göttingen for your trip to Cologne.
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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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Göttingen, Albaniplatz (SEV)
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