The cheapest trains from Luxembourg to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Cheapest

$32

Average

$58

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.

The average ticket from Luxembourg to Cologne will cost around $ 58 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 32.

Cheapest
09:09PMLuxembourg4h57 02:06AMCologne Hbf
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$321One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:10AMLuxembourg3h42 09:52AMCologne Messe/Deutz
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$351One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:05PMLuxembourg4h00 11:05PMCologne Hbf
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$351One-way
08:09AMLuxembourg3h59 12:08PMCologne Messe/Deutz
2 changes
$381One-way
09:09AMLuxembourg4h02 01:11PMCologne Messe/Deutz
2 changes
$381One-way

Timetable Luxembourg to Cologne

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04:00AMLuxembourg5h05 09:05AMCologne Hbf
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04:00AMLuxembourg4h42 08:42AMCologne Messe/Deutz
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06:10AMLuxembourg3h42 09:52AMCologne Messe/Deutz
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06:16AMLuxembourg4h04 10:20AMCologne Hbf
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07:05AMLuxembourg4h06 11:11AMCologne Messe/Deutz
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08:09AMLuxembourg3h59 12:08PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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08:16AMLuxembourg4h04 12:20PMCologne Hbf
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09:09AMLuxembourg4h19 01:28PMCologne Hbf
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09:09AMLuxembourg4h02 01:11PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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09:15AMLuxembourg4h50 02:05PMCologne Hbf
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10:09AMLuxembourg3h59 02:08PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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10:16AMLuxembourg4h04 02:20PMCologne Hbf
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11:09AMLuxembourg4h02 03:11PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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11:09AMLuxembourg4h19 03:28PMCologne Hbf
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11:15AMLuxembourg4h50 04:05PMCologne Hbf
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12:09PMLuxembourg3h59 04:08PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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12:16PMLuxembourg4h04 04:20PMCologne Hbf
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01:09PMLuxembourg4h11 05:20PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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01:09PMLuxembourg4h19 05:28PMCologne Hbf
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01:15PMLuxembourg4h50 06:05PMCologne Hbf
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02:09PMLuxembourg4h06 06:15PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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02:16PMLuxembourg4h04 06:20PMCologne Hbf
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03:09PMLuxembourg4h02 07:11PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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04:09PMLuxembourg4h08 08:17PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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04:16PMLuxembourg4h04 08:20PMCologne Hbf
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05:05PMLuxembourg4h03 09:08PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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06:05PMLuxembourg4h00 10:05PMCologne Hbf
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07:05PMLuxembourg4h00 11:05PMCologne Hbf
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07:10PMLuxembourg4h55 12:05AMCologne Hbf
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07:16PMLuxembourg6h28 01:44AMCologne Hbf
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09:09PMLuxembourg4h53 02:02AMCologne Hbf
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09:09PMLuxembourg4h57 02:06AMCologne Hbf
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10:09PMLuxembourg5h13 03:22AMCologne Hbf
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$29Deutsche Bahn
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$29Deutsche Bahn
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$24Deutsche Bahn
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$29Deutsche Bahn
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$29Deutsche Bahn
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$24Deutsche Bahn
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$24Deutsche Bahn
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$24Deutsche Bahn
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$24Deutsche Bahn
$48Deutsche Bahn
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$24Deutsche Bahn
$48Deutsche Bahn
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$24Deutsche Bahn
$48Deutsche Bahn
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$24Deutsche Bahn
$48Deutsche Bahn

The fastest trains from Luxembourg to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Fastest Journey

3 h 42 m

Average

4 h 22 m

Trains per day

33

Distance

158 km

Of the 33 trains that leave Luxembourg for Cologne every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 158 km distance in an average of 4 h 22 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 42 m .

The slowest trains will take 6 h 28 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
06:10AMLuxembourg3h42 09:52AMCologne Messe/Deutz
0 changes
$351One-way
2nd Fastest
12:09PMLuxembourg3h59 04:08PMCologne Messe/Deutz
2 changes
$431One-way
2nd Fastest
08:09AMLuxembourg3h59 12:08PMCologne Messe/Deutz
2 changes
$381One-way
2nd Fastest
10:09AMLuxembourg3h59 02:08PMCologne Messe/Deutz
2 changes
$411One-way
06:05PMLuxembourg4h00 10:05PMCologne Hbf
2 changes
$411One-way

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Train Information from Luxembourg to Cologne

distanceDistance98 miles (158 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 41 min
priceAverage train ticket price$29 (€23)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Luxembourg to Cologne cover the 98 miles (158 km) long route taking on average 3 h 41 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $29 (€23), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $29 (€23). Travelers depart most frequently from Luxembourg and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Train companies

Luxembourg to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn

You can travel by train from Luxembourg to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $29 (€23). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Luxembourg to Cologne. DB uses different types of trains such as 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 required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Luxembourg to Cologne train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration:
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Deutsche Bahn train ticket from Luxembourg to Cologne:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Trains from Luxembourg to Cologne

Trains from Luxembourg to Cologne, Germany are frequent, and start from the morning well into the evening. And not only are there departures almost hourly every day, there are often different routes available leaving at the same time. These choices also allow for a range of journey times, from about 3.5 hours to about 8 hours.

Luxembourg to Cologne train time: daily departures

There are trains from Luxembourg to Cologne leaving every day of the week. Regular departures begin around 7:30 a.m. every day and continue every hour until around 10:30 p.m. You should check the schedule as some days there are trains leaving as early as 4:00 a.m. With most of these departures, you can choose whether to change trains at Trier or Koblenz, although there are direct trains and journeys with more than one change.

How long is the journey by train from Luxembourg to Cologne?

The fastest journey from Luxembourg to Cologne is about 3.5 hours. These include a direct change and some journeys that require a change. The other longer journeys last from around 4 to 8 hours and require 1 or 2 changes. Most of the time the added time comes during train changes.

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

Departure station: Trains depart from Luxembourg's main station, also called Gare Centrale. It's a little over a mile from the city center. Two bus lines provide the main form of public transit from the station to the city center. Within the station, travelers can access WiFi, luggage storage, disabled traveler services, and other amenities.

Arrival station: Trains arrive at Cologne's main station, Cologne Hauptbahnhof. It is basically within the city center, at under a mile away. There are also public buses and trains connecting the station to the city center and other parts of the city. There is appropriate access for disabled travelers. Visitors have 30 minutes of free WiFi access as well as luggage lockers, shops, and restaurants.

Which train companies travel from Luxembourg to Cologne?

Deutsche Bahn is the sole service provider of trains from Luxembourg to Cologne, but this does not mean a lack of services. There are around 15 departures every day, allowing travelers choices that should fit their schedules.

Deutsche Bahn Luxembourg to Cologne

Deutsche Bahn provides a good schedule of trains from Luxembourg to Cologne. There is a direct train at least once a day, usually in the morning, that takes about 3.5 hours. The other trains require at least one change. The change times as well as routes taken are what makes the difference in total journey time.

Luxembourg to Cologne trains: services on board

Trains from Luxembourg to Cologne are either RE (Regional Express) or ICE (InterCity Express). They both offer first- and second-class seating, with first class offering more comfortable seats. But only ICE trains offer WiFi and dining options. They also offer disabled passenger services, although advance notice is highly recommended. You can bring small pets aboard for free as long as they are in a carrier. Larger dogs require a ticket and must be muzzled and on a leash. Some trains do not allow bicycles while others allow them for a fee. It's best to check in advance to avoid delays and inconvenience.

How to find cheap train tickets from Luxembourg to Cologne?

Fares for trains from Luxembourg to Cologne can vary quite a bit, so you should be aware of all your options. Booking in advance always helps. Plus, there's a better chance of getting the train or seat you want. Fares may vary between times and dates. So, if you're willing to travel earlier or later, you may be able to save a bit more. And you may think that longer trips or more changes will mean cheaper fares. But in this instance, it's not necessarily the case. So, take a little time to compare to make sure you're catching the right train at the right price.

Train tickets from Luxembourg to Cologne: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 29 €
2 weeks earlier 22 €32%
3 weeks earlier 24 €21%
1 month before 27 €7%
2 months earlier 28 €4%
3 months earlier 24 €21%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Luxembourg - Cologne. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Luxembourg - Cologne 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 21% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Luxembourg - Cologne with 2 months in advance you save up to about 4% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 21%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips

Trains from Luxembourg 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 Luxembourg to Cologne.
FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Cologne, Germany if I'm coming from Luxembourg, Luxembourg by train?

Travel between Luxembourg, Luxembourg and Cologne, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from Luxembourg?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Luxembourg

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Luxembourg?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Cologne from Luxembourg as this information can change.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Cologne, Germany to Luxembourg, Luxembourg?

The restriction level for your return train to Luxembourg, Luxembourg from Cologne is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Luxembourg from Cologne restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Luxembourg from Cologne?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Luxembourg, Luxembourg?

The government of Luxembourg has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/20/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Luxembourg from Cologne closer to your date of departure here here.

How much does a cheap train to Cologne from Luxembourg cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Luxembourg to Cologne to cost as little as $29 (€23)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a train ticket from Luxembourg to Cologne?
The Luxembourg to Cologne train ticket price is on average $29 (€23)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is Cologne from Luxembourg by train?
The distance from Luxembourg to Cologne by train is approximately 98 miles (158 km).
How many hours is the train time from Luxembourg to Cologne?
While the time it takes to travel 98 miles (158 km) from Luxembourg to Cologne can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Luxembourg to Cologne train journey time is on average 3 h 41 min.
What station does the train from Luxembourg to Cologne depart from? Which Cologne train station do I come into from Luxembourg?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Luxembourg   and arriving in Köln Hbf.

Where is the train station in Luxembourg? Where is the train station in Cologne?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Luxembourg, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Luxembourg. The most popular arrival train station in Cologne, called Köln Hbf, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.

Which train companies should I travel with from Luxembourg to Cologne?
For the route from Luxembourg to Cologne you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Luxembourg and Cologne on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services per day are there from Luxembourg to Cologne?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Luxembourg to Cologne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Luxembourg to Cologne? When does the last train depart from Luxembourg to Cologne?
You can take the earliest train from Luxembourg to Cologne at 6: 09 AM   or take the last train from Luxembourg to Cologne leaving at 7: 09 PM. Look for the latest Luxembourg to Cologne train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
How early should I book Luxembourg to Cologne train tickets to get the best deals?
If you book a train ticket from Luxembourg to Cologne within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $29 (€23) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Cologne from Luxembourg are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
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Cologne
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