The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Kiel to Cologne is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last train of the day.
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5 h 11 m
6 h 39 m
Trains per day
Of the 7 trains that leave Kiel for Cologne every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||268 miles (433 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 36 min|
|Average train ticket price||$26 (€23)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or FlixTrain|
Trains from Kiel to Cologne cover the 268 miles (433 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 36 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or FlixTrain. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $20 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $26 (€23). Travelers depart most frequently from Kiel Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.
Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Kiel to Cologne from $20 (€18). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
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 Kiel to Cologne train.
Kiel to Cologne train information with Deutsche Bahn:
When departing from Kiel, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Kiel Hbf, Kiel, Hbf Kaistraße and Kiel-Hassee CITTI-PARK. When arriving in Cologne, you can end your route in train stations like Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.
Omio customers book a train from Kiel Hbf to Köln Hbf most frequently for this route.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Kiel Hbf and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 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 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from this train station to the city center.
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