Trains from Paris to Cologne

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The cheapest trains

from Paris
to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Jul 20

Cheapest

$129

Average

$177

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Paris to Cologne will cost around $ 177 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 129.

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15:20Paris Gare de l'Est4h5120:11Cologne Messe/Deutz
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$1291One-way
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15:20Paris Gare de l'Est5h4521:05Cologne Hbf
1 change
$1291One-way
2nd Cheapest
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06:13Paris Gare du Nord3h3509:48Cologne Hbf
0 changes
$1441One-way
2nd Cheapest
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15:55Paris Gare du Nord3h2019:15Cologne Hbf
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$1441One-way
2nd Cheapest
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11:55Paris Gare du Nord3h2015:15Cologne Hbf
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$1441One-way

Train Times

Paris to Cologne

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06:13Paris Gare du Nord3h3509:48Cologne Hbf
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07:20Paris Gare de l'Est5h4513:05Cologne Hbf
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07:20Paris Gare de l'Est4h4512:05Cologne Hbf
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07:55Paris Gare du Nord3h2111:16Cologne Hbf
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09:06Paris Gare de l'Est4h5914:05Cologne Hbf
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09:06Paris Gare de l'Est5h5915:05Cologne Hbf
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10:55Paris Gare de l'Est6h1017:05Cologne Hbf
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10:55Paris Gare de l'Est5h1016:05Cologne Hbf
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11:55Paris Gare du Nord3h2015:15Cologne Hbf
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13:10Paris Gare de l'Est5h5519:05Cologne Hbf
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13:10Paris Gare de l'Est4h5518:05Cologne Hbf
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13:55Paris Gare de l'Est5h1019:05Cologne Hbf
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13:55Paris Gare de l'Est4h4618:41Cologne Messe/Deutz
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15:20Paris Gare de l'Est4h5120:11Cologne Messe/Deutz
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15:20Paris Gare de l'Est5h4521:05Cologne Hbf
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15:20Paris Gare de l'Est5h4521:05Cologne Hbf
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15:55Paris Gare du Nord3h2019:15Cologne Hbf
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17:55Paris Gare de l'Est5h1023:05Cologne Hbf
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17:55Paris Gare du Nord3h2021:15Cologne Hbf
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19:06Paris Gare de l'Est6h5902:05Cologne Hbf
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19:06Paris Gare de l'Est4h5900:05Cologne Hbf
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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Flight
Fri
Jul 19
$170Deutsche Bahn
$59Flixbus
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Sat
Jul 20
$129Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$324Swiss
Sun
Jul 21
$141Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$302Swiss
Mon
Jul 22
$118Deutsche Bahn with connection
$29Flixbus
$497Lufthansa
Tue
Jul 23
$82Deutsche Bahn with connection
$29Flixbus
$302Lufthansa
Wed
Jul 24
$94Deutsche Bahn
$26Flixbus
$302Swiss
Thu
Jul 25
$100Thalys
$26Flixbus
$130Eurowings
Fri
Jul 26
$100Thalys
$26Flixbus
$353Eurowings
Sat
Jul 27
$100Thalys
$29Flixbus
$302Swiss
Sun
Jul 28
$118Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35Flixbus
$413Blue Air
Mon
Jul 29
$100Thalys
$26Eurolines France
$302Swiss
Tue
Jul 30
$71Thalys
$26Eurolines France
$302Swiss
Wed
Jul 31
$71Deutsche Bahn with connection
$26Eurolines France
$353Eurowings
Thu
Aug 1
$71Thalys
$26Flixbus
$302Swiss
Fri
Aug 2
$71Thalys
$26Flixbus
$283openskies
Sat
Aug 3
$71Thalys
$28Flixbus
$627Brussels Airlines
Sun
Aug 4
$94Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$302Lufthansa
Mon
Aug 5
$71Thalys
$26Flixbus
$311Swiss
Tue
Aug 6
$59Deutsche Bahn with connection
$26Flixbus
$302Swiss
Wed
Aug 7
$59Deutsche Bahn with connection
$26Flixbus
$259Eurowings
Thu
Aug 8
$58Thalys
$26Flixbus
$130Eurowings

The fastest trains

from Paris
to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Jul 20

Fastest Journey

3h 20m

Average

4h 57m

Trains per day

21

Distance

403 km

Of the 21 train that leave Paris for Cologne every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct train cover the 403 km distance in an average of 4h 57m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 3h 20m .

The slowest train will take 6h 59m 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
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15:55Paris Gare du Nord3h2019:15Cologne Hbf
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$1441One-way
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17:55Paris Gare du Nord3h2021:15Cologne Hbf
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$1531One-way
Fastest
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11:55Paris Gare du Nord3h2015:15Cologne Hbf
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$1441One-way
2nd Fastest
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07:55Paris Gare du Nord3h2111:16Cologne Hbf
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$1531One-way
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06:13Paris Gare du Nord3h3509:48Cologne Hbf
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$1441One-way

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Journey Summary

Paris to Cologne Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
5 hours 57 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $69
Trains depart from:Paris
Trains arrive in:Cologne
Distance:403 km
TrainTrain Companies:Thalys, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn

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Best fares for trains from Paris to Cologne

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Next Month
Sun, Jul 21
Train
Deutsche Bahn
13:204h 51m18:11
ParisCologne
Mon, Jul 22
Train
Deutsche Bahn with connection
07:065h 59m13:05
ParisCologne
Tue, Jul 23
Train
Deutsche Bahn with connection
05:205h 45m11:05
ParisCologne
Fastest Trains from Paris to Cologne
Sun, Aug 18
Train
Thalys
09:553h 20m13:15
ParisCologne
Thu, Aug 22
Train
Thalys
05:553h 21m09:16
ParisCologne
Thu, Jul 25
Train
Thalys
04:133h 35m07:48
ParisCologne
Return Train Tickets for Cologne to Paris
Sun, Jul 21
Train
Deutsche Bahn
06:555h 10m12:05
CologneParis
Mon, Jul 22
Train
Deutsche Bahn
14:535h 59m20:52
CologneParis
Tue, Jul 23
Train
Deutsche Bahn
14:535h 59m20:52
CologneParis

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Paris
Cologne
TrainGare Saint-Lazare

Amenities

TrainParis Gare Montparnasse

Amenities

TrainParis Gare d'Austerlitz

Amenities

TrainParis Gare de Lyon

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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines 1, 14
Bus lines 29, 57, 61, 91, 20, 24, 63, 65, 87
Suburban train lines RER A, D
TrainParis Gare de l'Est

Amenities

TrainParis Gare du Nord

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Metro lines 4, 5
Suburban train lines RER B, D
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.

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