The cheapest trains from Heilbronn to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Cheapest

$48

Average

$90

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.

Cheapest
11:11PMHeilbronn Harmonie6h54 06:05AMCologne Messe/Deutz
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$481One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:15PMHeilbronn Harmonie4h50 11:05PMCologne Hbf
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$511One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:45AMHeilbronn Harmonie4h26 11:11AMCologne Messe/Deutz
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$511One-way
06:15PMHeilbronn Harmonie4h50 11:05PMCologne Hbf
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$531One-way
07:51PMHeilbronn Harmonie3h14 11:05PMCologne Hbf
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$581One-way

Timetable Heilbronn to Cologne

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12:23AMHeilbronn, Harmonie/Kunsthalle7h10 07:33AMCologne Hbf
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05:38AMHeilbronn Harmonie4h30 10:08AMCologne Messe/Deutz
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05:38AMHeilbronn Harmonie3h27 09:05AMCologne Hbf
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05:59AMHeilbronn Harmonie4h44 10:43AMCologne Hbf
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06:45AMHeilbronn Harmonie3h20 10:05AMCologne Hbf
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06:45AMHeilbronn Harmonie4h26 11:11AMCologne Messe/Deutz
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07:19AMHeilbronn, Hafenmarktpassage4h49 12:08PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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07:19AMHeilbronn, Hafenmarktpassage3h22 10:41AMCologne Messe/Deutz
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08:00AMHeilbronn Harmonie3h33 11:33AMCologne Hbf
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08:15AMHeilbronn Harmonie3h18 11:33AMCologne Hbf
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09:00AMHeilbronn Harmonie4h49 01:49PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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09:15AMHeilbronn Harmonie4h53 02:08PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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09:15AMHeilbronn Harmonie3h26 12:41PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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10:15AMHeilbronn Harmonie3h18 01:33PMCologne Hbf
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11:15AMHeilbronn Harmonie3h26 02:41PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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11:15AMHeilbronn Harmonie4h34 03:49PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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11:15AMHeilbronn Harmonie3h26 02:41PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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12:15PMHeilbronn Harmonie4h34 04:49PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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12:15PMHeilbronn Harmonie3h18 03:33PMCologne Hbf
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01:00PMHeilbronn Harmonie5h15 06:15PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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02:15PMHeilbronn Harmonie3h24 05:39PMCologne Hbf
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02:15PMHeilbronn Harmonie4h34 06:49PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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03:15PMHeilbronn Harmonie4h28 07:43PMCologne Hbf
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03:15PMHeilbronn Harmonie3h26 06:41PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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03:15PMHeilbronn Harmonie3h26 06:41PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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04:15PMHeilbronn Harmonie3h18 07:33PMCologne Hbf
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05:15PMHeilbronn Harmonie4h50 10:05PMCologne Hbf
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05:15PMHeilbronn Harmonie3h27 08:42PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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06:15PMHeilbronn Harmonie4h50 11:05PMCologne Hbf
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06:15PMHeilbronn Harmonie4h50 11:05PMCologne Hbf
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06:45PMHeilbronn, Harmonie/Kunsthalle3h21 10:06PMCologne Hbf
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07:51PMHeilbronn Harmonie3h14 11:05PMCologne Hbf
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08:51PMHeilbronn Harmonie3h14 12:05AMCologne Hbf
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11:11PMHeilbronn Harmonie6h54 06:05AMCologne Messe/Deutz
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The fastest trains from Heilbronn to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Fastest Journey

3 h 14 m

Average

4 h 8 m

Trains per day

34

Distance

257 km

It's difficult to get from Heilbronn to Cologne without transferring at least 2 times.

Fastest
07:51PMHeilbronn Harmonie3h14 11:05PMCologne Hbf
2 changes
$581One-way
Fastest
08:51PMHeilbronn Harmonie3h14 12:05AMCologne Hbf
2 changes
$691One-way
2nd Fastest
10:15AMHeilbronn Harmonie3h18 01:33PMCologne Hbf
3 changes
$1061One-way
2nd Fastest
08:15AMHeilbronn Harmonie3h18 11:33AMCologne Hbf
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$1061One-way
2nd Fastest
04:15PMHeilbronn Harmonie3h18 07:33PMCologne Hbf
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$1061One-way

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Train Information to Cologne from Heilbronn

distanceDistance159 miles (257 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price$43 (€35)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche 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.

Train companies

Heilbronn to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn

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

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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Travel Tips

Trains from Heilbronn 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 Heilbronn to Cologne.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Heilbronn to Cologne?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Heilbronn to Cologne for the next 7 days starting from $38 (€31)  one way.
How much is the train between Heilbronn and Cologne on average?
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Heilbronn to Cologne train to cost on average $43 (€35)  one way.
How many miles is it from Heilbronn to Cologne by train?
The train distance from Heilbronn to Cologne is around 159 miles (257 km).
How long is the train to Cologne from Heilbronn?
While the time it takes to travel 159 miles (257 km) to Cologne from Heilbronn can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Heilbronn to Cologne train journey time is on average 2 h 59 min.
Which train station from Heilbronn to Cologne do I depart from? Which Cologne train station from Heilbronn do I arrive in?

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.

Where do I find the Heilbronn train station to Cologne? Where is the Cologne train station?

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.

Which train providers can get me from Heilbronn to Cologne?
If you're looking for trains from Heilbronn 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 Heilbronn to Cologne trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains per day are there to Cologne from Heilbronn?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Heilbronn to Cologne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Heilbronn to Cologne? What time is the last train from Heilbronn to Cologne?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Heilbronn at 12: 06 PM. The last train leaves from Heilbronn at 9: 20 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Heilbronn to Cologne and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Heilbronn to Cologne to get the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket from Heilbronn to Cologne within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $43 (€35) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Heilbronn to Cologne are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Heilbronn
Cologne
Böckingen Sonnenbrunnen
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Heilbronn Bahnhofsvorplatz
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Heilbronn Finanzamt
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Heilbronn Friedensplatz
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Heilbronn Harmonie
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Heilbronn Hbf
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Heilbronn Neckar-Turm/K.-S.-Pl
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Heilbronn Rathaus
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Heilbronn Sülmertor
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Heilbronn Trappensee
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