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The cheapest trains

from London
to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Sep 21

Cheapest

$77

Average

$171

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Cologne will cost around $ 171 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 77.

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19:34London St Pancras13h41 10:15Cologne Hbf
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$771One-way
2nd Cheapest
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11:04London St Pancras5h16 17:20Cologne Hbf
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$1411One-way
2nd Cheapest
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11:04London St Pancras5h08 17:12Cologne Hbf
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$1411One-way
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15:04London St Pancras7h46 23:50Cologne Hbf
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$1451One-way
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15:04London St Pancras6h46 22:50Cologne Hbf
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$1451One-way

Train Times

London to Cologne

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07:16London St Pancras5h05 13:21Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras6h46 18:50Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras8h32 20:36Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras9h01 21:05Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras7h41 19:45Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras7h39 19:43Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras8h46 20:50Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras6h39 18:43Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras8h09 20:13Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras6h28 18:32Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras5h16 17:20Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras8h36 20:40Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras7h01 19:05Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras8h01 20:05Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras5h08 17:12Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras9h08 21:12Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras7h45 19:49Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras6h53 18:57Cologne Hbf
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11:04London St Pancras6h38 18:42Cologne Messe/Deutz
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11:04London St Pancras7h11 19:15Cologne Hbf
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15:04London St Pancras8h01 00:05Cologne Hbf
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15:04London St Pancras7h46 23:50Cologne Hbf
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15:04London St Pancras5h15 21:19Cologne Hbf
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15:04London St Pancras6h27 22:31Cologne Hbf
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15:04London St Pancras6h37 22:41Cologne Hbf
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15:04London St Pancras5h08 21:12Cologne Hbf
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15:04London St Pancras6h46 22:50Cologne Hbf
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15:04London St Pancras6h15 22:19Cologne Hbf
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19:34London St Pancras13h41 10:15Cologne Hbf
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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Flight
Fri
Sep 20
$300Deutsche Bahn with connection
Find prices
$86Ryanair
Sat
Sep 21
$70Deutsche Bahn with connection
$31Eurolines France
$45Eurowings
Sun
Sep 22
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$29Flixbus
$129Ryanair
Mon
Sep 23
$70Deutsche Bahn with connection
$28Flixbus
$31Ryanair
Tue
Sep 24
$70Deutsche Bahn with connection
$27Eurolines France
$25Ryanair
Wed
Sep 25
$70Deutsche Bahn with connection
$29Flixbus
$26Ryanair
Thu
Sep 26
$70Deutsche Bahn with connection
$29Flixbus
$37Ryanair
Fri
Sep 27
$81Deutsche Bahn with connection
$29Flixbus
$86Ryanair
Sat
Sep 28
$70Deutsche Bahn with connection
$29Flixbus
$31Ryanair
Sun
Sep 29
$93Deutsche Bahn with connection
$29Flixbus
$79Germanwings
Mon
Sep 30
$104Deutsche Bahn with connection
$27Flixbus
$26Ryanair
Tue
Oct 1
$104Deutsche Bahn with connection
$27Eurolines France
$17Ryanair
Wed
Oct 2
$81Deutsche Bahn with connection
$27Flixbus
$22Ryanair
Thu
Oct 3
$70Deutsche Bahn with connection
$29Flixbus
$25Ryanair
Fri
Oct 4
$81Deutsche Bahn with connection
$29Flixbus
$39Ryanair
Sat
Oct 5
$93Deutsche Bahn with connection
$29Flixbus
$211Germanwings
Sun
Oct 6
$81Deutsche Bahn with connection
$29Flixbus
$290Eurowings
Mon
Oct 7
$70Deutsche Bahn with connection
$27Flixbus
$79Germanwings
Tue
Oct 8
$70Deutsche Bahn with connection
$29Eurolines France
$22Ryanair
Wed
Oct 9
$70Deutsche Bahn with connection
$27Flixbus
$22Ryanair
Thu
Oct 10
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$27Flixbus
$22Ryanair

The fastest trains

from London
to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Sep 21

Fastest Journey

5 h 5 m

Average

7 h 19 m

Trains per day

29

Distance

497 km

It's difficult to get from London to Cologne without changing at least 1 times.

Fastest
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07:16London St Pancras5h05 13:21Cologne Hbf
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$3311One-way
2nd Fastest
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15:04London St Pancras5h08 21:12Cologne Hbf
3 changes
$3311One-way
2nd Fastest
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11:04London St Pancras5h08 17:12Cologne Hbf
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$1411One-way
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15:04London St Pancras5h15 21:19Cologne Hbf
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$3311One-way
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11:04London St Pancras5h16 17:20Cologne Hbf
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$1411One-way

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Journey Summary

London to Cologne Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
8 hours 11 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $80
Trains depart from:London
Trains arrive in:Cologne
Distance:497 km
TrainTrain Companies:Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from London to Cologne

The journey by train from London to Cologne is made in two stages. The first leg is made on the high-speed Eurostar service, traveling from London St Pancras to Brussels-Midi where passengers will transfer to Deutsche Bahn services to complete the second leg and arrive in Cologne. Numerous departures throughout the day give passengers a choice of departure, starting as early as 7:00 a.m. on weekdays and 9:00 a.m. on weekends.

Which train companies travel from London to Cologne?

The train journey from London to Cologne is shared by high-speed Eurostar services and Deutsche Bahn trains. Deutsche Bahn is Germany's leading rail provider, known for their reliability of service. Eurostar trains connect London to many destinations across Europe, with trains reaching up to 186 mph.

How long is the train from London to Cologne?

The fastest trains along this 370-mile route complete the journey in just under four hours. This includes transfers from Eurostar trains to Deutsche Bahn services at Brussels-Midi. Most services complete the journey in under four hours 30 minutes. The last train leaving St Pancras does not arrive in Cologne until the following morning, requiring passengers to stay overnight in Brussels.

How many trains are there from London to Cologne?

During the week, passengers can expect six departures from London heading to Cologne. Services begin in the morning, not long after 7:00 a.m., with departures spread throughout the day until approximately 7:30 p.m. Services begin slightly later over the weekend and there is one fewer train, offering passengers five options for travel.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Cologne?

Departure train station: Trains depart from London St Pancras International Station. This attractive station is located in central London at the heart of a transport network with great connections to local, regional and intercity buses, and trains. Facilities at St Pancras include showers, toilets, banking and currency services, shops, and supermarkets as well as high-end boutiques. Dining options include everything from cafes to elite restaurants and even a champagne bar.

Arrival train station: Services terminate at Cologne Hbf, Cologne's main train station. The station can be found directly in the center of Cologne, near the historic cathedral and a short walk from the River Rhine. Station amenities include a DB First Class lounge, left luggage facilities, and toilets as well as numerous cafes, coffee shops, and restaurants.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
London
Cologne
TrainLondon Bridge

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TrainLondon Euston

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TrainLondon Fenchurch Street

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TrainLondon Kings Cross

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TrainLondon Paddington

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TrainLondon St Pancras

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TrainLondon Victoria

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TrainLondon Waterloo East

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