Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf train

Cheap train tickets from Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Cheapest

54

Average

89

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
09:51PMMunich Hbf8h02 05:53AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
541One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:26PMMunich Hbf6h39 02:05AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
601One-way
07:54PMMunich Hbf9h59 05:53AMCologne Hbf
4 transfers
621One-way
07:28PMMunich Hbf4h38 12:06AMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
681One-way
12:47PMMunich Hbf5h55 06:42PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
721One-way

Train schedule from Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, September 26
12:01AMMunich Hbf6h02 06:03AMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
03:24AMMunich Hbf4h41 08:05AMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
04:27AMMunich Hbf5h02 09:29AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
05:33AMMunich Hbf4h31 10:04AMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
05:33AMMunich Hbf5h32 11:05AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
05:40AMMunich Hbf5h12 10:52AMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
05:56AMMunich Hbf6h35 12:31PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
06:29AMMunich Hbf4h35 11:04AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
06:46AMMunich Hbf4h47 11:33AMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
07:28AMMunich Hbf5h37 01:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
07:28AMMunich Hbf4h37 12:05PMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
07:46AMMunich Hbf5h06 12:52PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
08:15AMMunich Hbf6h08 02:23PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
08:27AMMunich Hbf4h38 01:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
08:46AMMunich Hbf4h47 01:33PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
09:28AMMunich Hbf4h37 02:05PMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
09:28AMMunich Hbf5h37 03:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
09:47AMMunich Hbf5h05 02:52PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
10:16AMMunich Hbf5h49 04:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
10:28AMMunich Hbf4h36 03:04PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
10:28AMMunich Hbf6h15 04:43PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
11:28AMMunich Hbf4h37 04:05PMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
11:28AMMunich Hbf5h54 05:22PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
12:27PMMunich Hbf5h38 06:05PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
12:27PMMunich Hbf4h37 05:04PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
12:47PMMunich Hbf5h55 06:42PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
12:47PMMunich Hbf4h49 05:36PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
01:28PMMunich Hbf5h37 07:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
01:28PMMunich Hbf4h37 06:05PMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
01:47PMMunich Hbf6h15 08:02PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
01:47PMMunich Hbf5h06 06:53PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
02:27PMMunich Hbf4h37 07:04PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
02:27PMMunich Hbf5h38 08:05PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
02:47PMMunich Hbf4h46 07:33PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
03:28PMMunich Hbf4h37 08:05PMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
03:28PMMunich Hbf5h37 09:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
03:47PMMunich Hbf5h06 08:53PMCologne Hbf
2 transfers
04:14PMMunich Hbf5h51 10:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
04:27PMMunich Hbf4h38 09:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
04:46PMMunich Hbf6h19 11:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
05:25PMMunich Hbf4h40 10:05PMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
05:25PMMunich Hbf5h40 11:05PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
06:16PMMunich Hbf5h49 12:05AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
06:27PMMunich Hbf4h37 11:04PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
07:26PMMunich Hbf6h39 02:05AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
07:28PMMunich Hbf4h38 12:06AMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
07:54PMMunich Hbf9h59 05:53AMCologne Hbf
4 transfers
09:51PMMunich Hbf8h02 05:53AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer

This is the last train of the day.

Find all the dates and times for this journey

Compare prices and tickets by train, bus or flight

Mon
Sep 26
Tue
Sep 27
Wed
Sep 28
Thu
Sep 29
Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 01
Sun
Oct 02
Mon
Oct 03
Tue
Oct 04
Wed
Oct 05
Thu
Oct 06
Fri
Oct 07
Sat
Oct 08
Sun
Oct 09
Mon
Oct 10
Tue
Oct 11
Wed
Oct 12
Thu
Oct 13
Fri
Oct 14
Sat
Oct 15
Sun
Oct 16

Fastest train times from Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Fastest Journey

4 h 31 m

Average

5 h 25 m

Trains per day

48

Distance

455 km

Of the 48 trains that leave Munich Hbf for Cologne Hbf every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
05:33AMMunich Hbf4h31 10:04AMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
1041One-way
2nd Fastest
06:29AMMunich Hbf4h35 11:04AMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
1041One-way
10:28AMMunich Hbf4h36 03:04PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
941One-way
02:27PMMunich Hbf4h37 07:04PMCologne Hbf
1 transfer
941One-way
03:28PMMunich Hbf4h37 08:05PMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
941One-way

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn
Renfe
Italo
Frecciarossa

Overview: Train from Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf

distanceDistance282 miles (455 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price$46 (€45)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf cover the 282 miles (455 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 38 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $18 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $46 (€45). Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Munich Hbf and Cologne Hbf from $18 (€18) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

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 Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf train.

Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 50 min
  • Average Price: $18
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 11 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf

Travel by train to Cologne Hbf 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 Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf to cost as little as $18 (€18)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf train price to come in at an average of $46 (€45)  one way.
The train distance from Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf is around 282 miles (455 km).
While the time it takes to travel 282 miles (455 km) to Cologne Hbf from Munich Hbf can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf train journey time is on average 4 h 38 min.

Omio customers book a train from München Hbf   to Köln Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board the train most frequently from München Hbf, which is located around 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Köln Hbf, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city center.

When taking a train from Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf, you can count on Deutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Cologne Hbf. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Cologne Hbf from Munich Hbf and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, there are 12 direct trains from Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf per day with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Munich Hbf at 5: 48 AM. The last train leaves from Munich Hbf at 10: 01 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf is on average $46 (€45) if you buy 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 providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Munich Hbf and Cologne Hbf available a few months in advance.

Trains departing from Munich Hbf

Distance from Munich Hbf to city center
Distance from Munich Hbf to city center
2.3 miles (3.7 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U4, U5, U7
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S6, S7, S8
Tram lines: 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
Bus lines: 68, X98
Train lines: ICE, RJ, NJ, IC, EC, RE, RB
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Munich Airport
22 miles (35 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the S-Bahn to the airport via the S1 or S8 for 40 minutes. You can also take the LH-Bus that leaves the train station every 20 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi for 30 minutes.
ATM
ATM
There are ATM machines throughout the station.
Lockers
Lockers
The station has luggage lockers.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 242 (including 1 handicapped parking space) Parking Pricing: €2. 70 for 1 hour | €29. 00 for 1 day
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Cantina Estación Mediterrano | Rischart Bakery | Ditsch Pretzels | backWERK | Cafe-Shop | Le Crobag | Yorma's | Coffee Fellows | Dunkin Donuts | McDonald's | & many more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar | SIXT | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
There is an information desk located on the main concourse near the food court.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Accessibility equipment, elevators, & mobility service. Contact the Mobility Service Centre at +49 3065212888 or [email protected] Com.

Trains arriving to Cologne Hbf

Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
1.7 km
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
U-Bahn lines: U5, U16, U18
S-Bahn lines: S6, S11, S12, S19
Bus lines: 172, 173
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, FLX, RE, RB
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Cologne/Bonn Airport
9 miles (15 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the S19 train for 14 minutes to reach the airport from the station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi for 30 minutes only.
ATM
ATM
There are various ATMs around the station.
Lockers
Lockers
There are luggage lockers in the station.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 410 (including handicapped parking spaces) Parking Pricing: €1. 80 per hour | €18. 00 per day
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Asiagourmet | Coffee Fellows | dean&david | Dunkin' Donuts | KFC | McDonald's | Pizza Hut | Nordsee | Starbucks | Schweinske | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Europcar | SIXT
Information Desk
Information Desk
One near the departure/arrival board and another near the escalators close to Platforms 4 and 5.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible & mobility assistance staff. Contact the Mobility Service Centre at +49 3065212888 or [email protected] Com.

More options for your journey from Munich Hbf to Cologne Hbf

Here are some other resources that might have the information you need

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

ios-badge
android-badge
Hand With Phone
Currency
Language