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Overview: Train from Halle to Cologne

distanceDistance219 miles (354 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price$21 (€18)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Halle to Cologne cover the 219 miles (354 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 45 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $21 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $21 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Halle (Saale) Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.

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Deutsche Bahn

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 Halle to Cologne train.

    Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train from Halle to Cologne:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Normal conditions apply

    Travel Tips: Trains from Halle to Cologne

    Travel by train 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 Halle to Cologne.

    What is the price of the cheapest train from Halle to Cologne?

    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Halle to Cologne trains for as little as $21 (€18)  in the next 7 days.

    How much is the train from Halle to Cologne on average?

    The Halle to Cologne train ticket price is on average $21 (€18)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.

    What is the distance to Cologne from Halle by train?

    The train distance from Halle to Cologne is around 219 miles (354 km).

    How long is the train between Halle and Cologne?

    While the time it takes to travel 219 miles (354 km) between Halle and Cologne can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Halle to Cologne train journey time is on average 4 h 45 min.

    Which train station from Halle to Cologne do I depart from? Which Cologne train station from Halle do I arrive in?

    Some of the Halle train stations to Cologne you can start your journey from include Halle (Saale) Hbf, Halle-Neustadt and Halle-Ammendorf. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Cologne include Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Halle (Saale) Hbf   and arriving in Köln Hbf.

    Where is the Halle train station located? Where is the Cologne train station located?

    Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Halle (Saale) Hbf and need to travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

    Passengers arriving in Cologne most often arrive at Köln Hbf and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from this train station to the city center.

    What train companies go from Halle to Cologne?

    If you're looking for trains from Halle to Cologne, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Cologne. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Halle to Cologne route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

    When can I take the first train from Halle to Cologne? When can I take the last train for the day?

    The earliest train departing from Halle to Cologne leaves at 6: 09 AM. The last train departing from Halle to Cologne leaves at 8: 09 PM. You can find the latest Halle to Cologne train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

    How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Halle to Cologne to get the best deals?

    If you purchase the Halle to Cologne train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $21 (€18). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Halle to Cologne. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Halle (Saale) Hbf is the most popular Halle 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 Halle for your trip to Cologne.