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.
This is the last train of the day.
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4 h 31 m
5 h 25 m
Trains per day
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.
|Distance||282 miles (455 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 38 min|
|Average train ticket price||$46 (€45)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche 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.
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 (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:
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.
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