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 Regensburg to Cologne will cost around $ 72 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 37.
This is the last train of the day.
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4 h 31 m
5 h 26 m
Trains per day
Of the 29 trains that leave Regensburg for Cologne every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 425 km distance in an average of 5 h 26 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 31 m .
The slowest trains will take 9 h 30 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||264 miles (425 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 43 min|
|Average train ticket price||$45 (€36)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Regensburg to Cologne cover the 264 miles (425 km) long route taking on average 5 h 43 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $45 (€36), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $22 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Regensburg Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.
Find the best trains between Regensburg and Cologne with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $22 (€18). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
Travel 264 miles (425 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) between Regensburg and Cologne. Check the DB train schedule for your trip between Regensburg and Cologne on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Regensburg and Cologne you can pay as low as $22 (€18).
Deutsche Bahn is the main provider of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes 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.
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, bathrooms are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train between Regensburg and Cologne:
When taking a train from Regensburg, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Regensburg Hbf, Regensburg-Prüfening and Regensburg-Burgweinting. When you arrive in Cologne, your train can arrive in train stations including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Regensburg Hbf to Köln Hbf.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Regensburg Hbf and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Cologne most often arrive at Köln Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city center.
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