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Overview: Train from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne

distanceDistance179 miles (288 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price$29 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne cover the 179 miles (288 km) long route taking on average 5 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $29 (€24), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $29 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Rothenburg ob der Tauber and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne

You can travel by train between Rothenburg ob der Tauber and Cologne with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $29 (€24). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Travel 179 miles (288 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne. Check the DB train schedule for your trip from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne you can pay as low as $29 (€24).

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 updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne and when traveling by train:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips: Trains from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne

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FAQs

How much does a cheap train from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne to cost as little as $29 (€24)  in the next 7 days.

What is the price of a train ticket from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne?

The train price between Rothenburg ob der Tauber and Cologne is on average $29 (€24)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.

How far is it from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne by train?

The Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne train distance is approximately 179 miles (288 km).

How many hours is the train time between Rothenburg ob der Tauber and Cologne?

The Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne train duration is on average 5 h 8 min, which is to be expected when traveling 179 miles (288 km) from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What is the departure train station in Rothenburg ob der Tauber and arrival train station in Cologne?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Rothenburg ob der Tauber   and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Where is the departure train station in Rothenburg ob der Tauber located? Where is the arrival train station in Cologne located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Rothenburg ob der Tauber, which is located around 0.2 miles (355 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Köln Hbf, located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city center.

Which train providers can take me from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne?

Take the Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services per day are there from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne?

The average number of trains departing Rothenburg ob der Tauber for Cologne is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What are the first and last departure train times from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne?

The first Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne train departs at 8: 05 AM   and the last train from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne leaves at 6: 05 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne to get the best deals?

You can find trains to Cologne from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to cost on average $29 (€24) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Cologne train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rothenburg ob der Tauber
Cologne
The major railway station for departures from Rothenburg ob der Tauber is Rothenburg ob der Tauber. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Rothenburg ob der Tauber for your journey between Rothenburg ob der Tauber and Cologne.