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 Offenburg to Cologne will cost around $ 86 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 30.
This is the last train of the day.
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2 h 20 m
3 h 42 m
Trains per day
Of the 33 trains that leave Offenburg 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 283 km distance in an average of 3 h 42 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 20 m .
The slowest trains will take 8 h 31 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.
|Distance||175 miles (282 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 8 min|
|Average train ticket price||$27 (€22)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Offenburg to Cologne cover the 175 miles (282 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $22 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $27 (€22). Travelers depart most frequently from Offenburg and arrive in Köln Hbf.
You can travel by train from Offenburg to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $22 (€18). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you from Offenburg to Cologne in comfort. Find the DB train schedule for your journey from Offenburg to Cologne on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance between Offenburg and Cologne is 175 miles (282 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Offenburg and Cologne start at $22 (€18).
Deutsche Bahn is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international train journeys every day. DB is well-known for its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.
Travel on different types of DB trains, including 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 needed to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
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There are a few train stations in Offenburg to start your trip from including Offenburg, Offenburg Kreisschulzentrum and Offenburg, Bahnhof/ZOB. In Cologne you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Offenburg and arrive in Köln Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Offenburg, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Offenburg.
The most popular arrival train station, Köln Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Cologne.
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