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.
The average ticket from Heilbronn to Cologne will cost around $ 90 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 48.
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3 h 14 m
4 h 8 m
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It's difficult to get from Heilbronn to Cologne without transferring at least 2 times.
|Distance||159 miles (257 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 59 min|
|Average train ticket price||$43 (€35)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Heilbronn to Cologne cover the 159 miles (257 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 59 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $43 (€35), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $38 (€31). Travelers depart most frequently from Heilbronn Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.
Travel from Heilbronn to Cologne from $38 (€31) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you from Heilbronn to Cologne in comfort. Find the DB train schedule for your journey between Heilbronn and Cologne on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance between Heilbronn and Cologne is 159 miles (257 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Heilbronn to Cologne start at $38 (€31).
Deutsche Bahn is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international train journeys every day. DB is well-known for 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.
Travel on different types of DB trains, including 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 needed to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
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When departing from Heilbronn, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Heilbronn Hbf, Heilbronn Rathaus and Heilbronn Harmonie. 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 Heilbronn Hbf to Köln Hbf most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Heilbronn Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Heilbronn.
The most popular arrival train station, Köln Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Cologne.
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