Lübeck to Cologne train

Cheap train tickets from Lübeck to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Aug 10

Cheapest

41

Average

67

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.

Cheapest
08:10AMLübeck Hbf6h08 02:18PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
411One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:10PMLübeck Hbf10h05 08:15AMCologne Hbf
4 transfers
451One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:38PMLübeck Hbf5h15 12:53AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
451One-way
12:18AMLübeck Hbf8h28 08:46AMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
491One-way
06:38PMLübeck Hbf5h11 11:49PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
551One-way

Train schedule from Lübeck to Cologne

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, August 10
12:18AMLübeck Hbf8h32 08:50AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
12:18AMLübeck Hbf8h28 08:46AMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
05:10AMLübeck Hbf4h36 09:46AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
05:38AMLübeck Hbf5h12 10:50AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
06:01AMLübeck Hbf6h45 12:46PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
06:38AMLübeck Hbf5h11 11:49AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
07:42AMLübeck Hbf5h08 12:50PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
08:10AMLübeck Hbf6h08 02:18PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
08:38AMLübeck Hbf5h11 01:49PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
09:38AMLübeck Hbf5h12 02:50PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
10:47AMLübeck Hbf4h59 03:46PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
11:38AMLübeck Hbf5h12 04:50PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
12:38PMLübeck Hbf5h11 05:49PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
01:38PMLübeck Hbf5h12 06:50PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
02:38PMLübeck Hbf5h09 07:47PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
03:10PMLübeck Hbf4h40 07:50PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
03:38PMLübeck Hbf5h12 08:50PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
05:18PMLübeck Hbf4h39 09:57PMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
05:18PMLübeck Hbf4h31 09:49PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
05:38PMLübeck Hbf5h12 10:50PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
06:38PMLübeck Hbf5h11 11:49PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
07:38PMLübeck Hbf5h15 12:53AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
09:10PMLübeck Hbf5h57 03:07AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
10:10PMLübeck Hbf10h05 08:15AMCologne Hbf
4 transfers

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Fastest train times from Lübeck to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Aug 10

Fastest Journey

4 h 31 m

Average

5 h 42 m

Trains per day

24

Distance

413 km

Of the 24 trains that leave Lübeck for Cologne every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
05:18PMLübeck Hbf4h31 09:49PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
631One-way
2nd Fastest
05:10AMLübeck Hbf4h36 09:46AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
721One-way
05:18PMLübeck Hbf4h39 09:57PMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
571One-way
03:10PMLübeck Hbf4h40 07:50PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
911One-way
10:47AMLübeck Hbf4h59 03:46PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
631One-way

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Overview: Train from Lübeck to Cologne

distanceDistance256 miles (413 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 7 min
priceAverage train ticket price$34 (€32)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Lübeck to Cologne cover the 256 miles (413 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 7 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $26 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $34 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Lübeck Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Lübeck to Cologne trains

You can travel by train from Lübeck to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $26 (€24). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best 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 Lübeck to Cologne train.

Lübeck to Cologne train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 41 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Lübeck 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 Lübeck to Cologne.
FAQs
Train tickets between Lübeck and Cologne for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $26 (€24)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Lübeck to Cologne train to cost on average $34 (€32)  one way.
The Lübeck to Cologne train distance is approximately 256 miles (413 km).
While the time it takes to travel 256 miles (413 km) between Lübeck and Cologne can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Lübeck to Cologne train journey time is on average 5 h 7 min.

When departing from Lübeck, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Lübeck Hbf, Lübeck-Travemünde Strand and Lübeck-Kücknitz. 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 Lübeck Hbf   to Köln Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Lübeck Hbf and travel around 2.2 miles (3.6 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Köln Hbf and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the train station to the city center in Cologne.

For the trip from Lübeck to Cologne you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Cologne from Lübeck on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Lübeck for Cologne is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Lübeck to Cologne leaves at 6: 10 AM. The last train departing from Lübeck to Cologne leaves at 11: 40 PM. You can find the latest Lübeck to Cologne train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Lübeck to Cologne is on average $34 (€32) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between Lübeck and Cologne available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Lübeck Hbf is the most popular Lübeck 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 Lübeck for your trip to Cologne.
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
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