|Distance||135 miles (217 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 20 min|
|Average train ticket price||$32 (€26)|
|Train frequency||4 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 4 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Leiden to Cologne cover the 135 miles (217 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 20 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $23 (€19), but the average price of train tickets is $32 (€26). Travelers depart most frequently from Leiden Centraal and arrive in Köln Hbf.
Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Leiden to Cologne from $23 (€19). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you from Leiden to Cologne in comfort. Find the DB train schedule for your trip from Leiden to Cologne on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance between Leiden and Cologne is 135 miles (217 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Leiden and Cologne start at $23 (€19).
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.
Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Deutsche Bahn train ticket from Leiden to Cologne:
Travel between Leiden, Netherlands and Cologne, Germany by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 9/24/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Leiden and Cologne before traveling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Cologne to Leiden is: Fully open
Reentry to Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the requirements?
The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/22/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Leiden from Cologne here.
When taking the train between Leiden and Cologne, you can choose to depart from train stations like Leiden Centraal, Leiden Lammenschans and Leiden, Transferium. Your trip can end in train stations such as Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Leiden Centraal and arrive in Köln Hbf.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Leiden Centraal, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Köln Hbf, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.
Here are some other resources that might have the information you need