Kaiserslautern to Cologne train

Cheap train tickets from Kaiserslautern to Cologne

Showing times and prices for May 17

Cheapest

13

Average

18

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.

Deutsche Bahn
05:23AMKaiserslautern3h42 09:05AMCologne
0 transfers
131One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:37PMKaiserslautern4h29 01:06AMCologne
0 transfers
131One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:14AMKaiserslautern3h29 08:43AMCologne
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131One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:37PMKaiserslautern2h29 10:06PMCologne
0 transfers
181One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:36PMKaiserslautern3h07 06:43PMCologne
0 transfers
221One-way

Train schedule from Kaiserslautern to Cologne

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, May 17
Deutsche Bahn
05:14AMKaiserslautern3h29 08:43AMCologne
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Deutsche Bahn
05:23AMKaiserslautern3h42 09:05AMCologne
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Deutsche Bahn
11:00AMKaiserslautern4h00 03:00PMCologne
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Deutsche Bahn
12:02PMKaiserslautern3h03 03:05PMCologne
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Deutsche Bahn
02:36PMKaiserslautern3h07 05:43PMCologne
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Deutsche Bahn
03:36PMKaiserslautern3h07 06:43PMCologne
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Deutsche Bahn
07:37PMKaiserslautern2h29 10:06PMCologne
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Deutsche Bahn
08:37PMKaiserslautern4h29 01:06AMCologne
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Fastest train times from Kaiserslautern to Cologne

Showing times and prices for May 17

Fastest Journey

2 h 29 m

Average

3 h 25 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

176 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Kaiserslautern for Cologne every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
07:37PMKaiserslautern2h29 10:06PMCologne
0 transfers
181One-way
Deutsche Bahn
12:02PMKaiserslautern3h03 03:05PMCologne
0 transfers
251One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:36PMKaiserslautern3h07 06:43PMCologne
0 transfers
221One-way
Deutsche Bahn
02:36PMKaiserslautern3h07 05:43PMCologne
0 transfers
221One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:14AMKaiserslautern3h29 08:43AMCologne
0 transfers
131One-way

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Overview: Train from Kaiserslautern to Cologne

distanceDistance109 miles (175 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 29 min
priceAverage train ticket price$21 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Kaiserslautern to Cologne cover the 109 miles (175 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 29 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $21 (€19), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $14 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Kaiserslautern Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Kaiserslautern to Cologne trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets to Cologne from Kaiserslautern from $14 (€13) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

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 Kaiserslautern to Cologne train.

Kaiserslautern to Cologne train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 17 min
  • Average Price: $14
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 6 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Kaiserslautern 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 Kaiserslautern to Cologne.
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Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Cologne from Kaiserslautern for the next 7 days starting from $14 (€13)  one way.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $21 (€19)  for a train ticket between Kaiserslautern and Cologne.
You should expect to travel around 109 miles (175 km)  between Kaiserslautern and Cologne by train.
The train time to Cologne from Kaiserslautern is on average 2 h 29 min  for the 109 miles (175 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Cologne from Kaiserslautern by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When taking a train from Kaiserslautern, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Kaiserslautern Hbf, Kaiserslautern West and Kaiserslautern Pfaffwerk. When you arrive in Cologne, your train can arrive in train stations including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Kaiserslautern Hbf   to Köln Hbf.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Kaiserslautern Hbf, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center of Kaiserslautern.

The most popular arrival train station, Köln Hbf, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center of Cologne.

For the best Kaiserslautern to Cologne train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Cologne from Kaiserslautern to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Kaiserslautern to Cologne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Kaiserslautern to Cologne leaves at 4: 37 AM. The last train departing from Kaiserslautern to Cologne leaves at 10: 32 PM. You can find the latest Kaiserslautern to Cologne train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you purchase the Kaiserslautern to Cologne train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $21 (€19). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Cologne from Kaiserslautern. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Kaiserslautern
Cologne
Kaiserslautern Hbf is the most popular Kaiserslautern 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 Kaiserslautern for your trip to Cologne.

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