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The cheapest trains

from Hanover
to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Sep 17

Cheapest

$35

Average

$54

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Hanover to Cologne will cost around $ 54 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 35.

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03:40Hanover Hbf3h10 06:50Cologne Hbf
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$351One-way
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17:56Hanover Hbf3h19 21:15Cologne Hbf
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11:40Hanover Hbf3h06 14:46Cologne Hbf
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09:40Hanover Hbf3h06 12:46Cologne Hbf
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17:40Hanover Hbf3h06 20:46Cologne Hbf
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$351One-way

Train Times

Hanover to Cologne

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03:40Hanover Hbf3h10 06:50Cologne Hbf
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03:40Hanover Hbf3h17 06:57Cologne Hbf
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05:09Hanover Hbf4h29 09:38Cologne Hbf
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05:09Hanover Hbf4h44 09:53Cologne Hbf
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05:40Hanover Hbf3h06 08:46Cologne Hbf
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06:21Hanover Hbf2h48 09:09Cologne Hbf
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06:24Hanover Hbf4h01 10:25Cologne Messe/Deutz
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06:24Hanover Hbf4h09 10:33Cologne Hbf
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06:40Hanover Hbf3h58 10:38Cologne Hbf
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07:31Hanover Hbf3h01 10:32Cologne Messe/Deutz
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07:40Hanover Hbf3h06 10:46Cologne Hbf
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07:55Hanover Hbf4h44 12:39Cologne Hbf
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08:31Hanover Hbf2h38 11:09Cologne Hbf
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08:40Hanover Hbf3h58 12:38Cologne Hbf
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09:31Hanover Hbf3h08 12:39Cologne Hbf
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09:40Hanover Hbf3h06 12:46Cologne Hbf
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09:56Hanover Hbf3h22 13:18Cologne Hbf
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10:31Hanover Hbf2h38 13:09Cologne Hbf
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10:40Hanover Hbf3h58 14:38Cologne Hbf
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11:31Hanover Hbf3h11 14:42Cologne Messe/Deutz
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11:40Hanover Hbf3h06 14:46Cologne Hbf
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12:31Hanover Hbf2h38 15:09Cologne Hbf
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12:40Hanover Hbf3h58 16:38Cologne Hbf
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13:31Hanover Hbf3h11 16:42Cologne Messe/Deutz
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13:40Hanover Hbf3h06 16:46Cologne Hbf
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14:31Hanover Hbf2h38 17:09Cologne Hbf
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14:40Hanover Hbf3h58 18:38Cologne Hbf
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15:31Hanover Hbf3h01 18:32Cologne Hbf
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15:40Hanover Hbf3h06 18:46Cologne Hbf
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15:56Hanover Hbf3h50 19:46Cologne Hbf
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16:31Hanover Hbf2h38 19:09Cologne Hbf
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16:40Hanover Hbf3h58 20:38Cologne Hbf
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17:31Hanover Hbf3h05 20:36Cologne Hbf
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17:40Hanover Hbf3h06 20:46Cologne Hbf
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17:56Hanover Hbf3h19 21:15Cologne Hbf
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18:31Hanover Hbf2h38 21:09Cologne Hbf
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18:40Hanover Hbf3h58 22:38Cologne Hbf
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19:31Hanover Hbf3h00 22:31Cologne Hbf
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19:40Hanover Hbf3h06 22:46Cologne Hbf
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20:31Hanover Hbf2h41 23:12Cologne Hbf
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21:31Hanover Hbf3h06 00:37Cologne Hbf
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21:40Hanover Hbf5h21 03:01Cologne Hbf
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22:09Hanover Hbf4h52 03:01Cologne Hbf
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Prices across different modes

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Bus
Flight
Mon
Sep 16
$35Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
Sep 17
$12FlixTrain
$15Bla Bla Bus
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Wed
Sep 18
$17FlixTrain
$1Bla Bla Bus
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Thu
Sep 19
$12FlixTrain
$1Bla Bla Bus
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Fri
Sep 20
$23FlixTrain
$7Bla Bla Bus
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Sat
Sep 21
$22FlixTrain
$1Bla Bla Bus
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Sun
Sep 22
$23Deutsche Bahn
$7Bla Bla Bus
$373Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 23
$23Deutsche Bahn
$7Bla Bla Bus
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Tue
Sep 24
$12FlixTrain
$1Bla Bla Bus
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Wed
Sep 25
$12FlixTrain
$1Bla Bla Bus
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Thu
Sep 26
$12FlixTrain
$1Bla Bla Bus
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Fri
Sep 27
$23FlixTrain
$1Bla Bla Bus
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Sat
Sep 28
$17FlixTrain
$1Bla Bla Bus
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Sun
Sep 29
$23Deutsche Bahn
$1Bla Bla Bus
$213Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 30
$23Deutsche Bahn
$1Bla Bla Bus
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Tue
Oct 1
$14FlixTrain
$1Bla Bla Bus
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Wed
Oct 2
$35Deutsche Bahn
$15Bla Bla Bus
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Thu
Oct 3
$23FlixTrain
$15Bla Bla Bus
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Fri
Oct 4
$20FlixTrain
$15Bla Bla Bus
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Sat
Oct 5
$17FlixTrain
$15Bla Bla Bus
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Sun
Oct 6
$35Deutsche Bahn
$15Bla Bla Bus
$213Lufthansa

The fastest trains

from Hanover
to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Sep 17

Fastest Journey

2 h 38 m

Average

3 h 26 m

Trains per day

43

Distance

250 km

Of the 43 train that leave Hanover for Cologne every day 23 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct train cover the 250 km distance in an average of 3 h 26 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 2 h 38 m .

The slowest train will take 5 h 21 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
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12:31Hanover Hbf2h38 15:09Cologne Hbf
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$811One-way
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16:31Hanover Hbf2h38 19:09Cologne Hbf
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$621One-way
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14:31Hanover Hbf2h38 17:09Cologne Hbf
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$461One-way
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08:31Hanover Hbf2h38 11:09Cologne Hbf
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$621One-way
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18:31Hanover Hbf2h38 21:09Cologne Hbf
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$621One-way

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Journey Summary

Hanover to Cologne Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
4 hours 49 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $21
Trains depart from:Hanover
Trains arrive in:Cologne
Distance:250 km
TrainTrain Companies:FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn

Train from Hanover to Cologne

There are up to 55 travel options per day by train from Hanover to Cologne. These include numerous direct connections, connections with one change and connections with two changes. The fastest direct connection has a travel time of 2 hours 24 minutes. The longest connection requires a total travel time of around 7 hours and provides for a changeover. This is also the cheapest connection. The second cheapest connection is not much more expensive, but with a total travel time of about 5 hours it is much faster. She leaves at 22.10 and makes two connections.

Which train companies drive from Hanover to Cologne?

The Deutsche Bahn and Flixtrain train companies travel the route by train from Hanover to Cologne. Deutsche Bahn operates more than 50 travel offers on this route every day. Flixtrain offers daily only one travel offer with a change in Hamburg.

How long does the train journey from Hanover to Cologne take?

The direct connection at 18:30 is the fastest connection with a travel time of 2 hours 24 minutes. The fastest connection among the cheapest offers requires a total travel time of around 5 hours and starts at 22 hours 6 minutes. After a driving time of 1 hour 20 minutes, Bielefeld will be reached at 23.35 hours. The changeover time is 15 minutes. The second travel time is around 30 minutes and leads to a changeover in Hamm with a changeover time of around 30 minutes. After a further travel time of 1.35 hours, the train reaches Cologne at 3 hours.

How often can you take the train from Hanover to Cologne?

Up to 55 travel options by train from Hanover to Cologne are available daily. There are numerous direct connections. Equivalent offers run at hourly intervals. The first trains leave at 3.40. This includes a direct connection and a connection with a changeover.

Stations on the line Hanover - Cologne

Hauptbahnhof Hanover. All train connections depart from Hanover main station. An S-Bahn station and underground station are integrated within the main station. The S-Bahn station is called Hanover Hbf. tief and is located on the third basement level. Central S-Bahn lines are S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S60.

Central Station Cologne. All trains go to Cologne Central Station. It is located directly next to Cologne Cathedral, which is about 0.5 km or 0.3 miles from the main exit. The Musical Dom is located on the exit side of Breslauer Platz. The public transport stops are also there. Connections to the S-Bahn can be reached inside the station from the Breslauer Platz exit.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Hanover
Cologne
TrainHannover Hbf

Amenities

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