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.
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3 h 18 m
3 h 47 m
Trains per day
Of the 7 trains that leave Saarbrücken for Cologne every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||117 miles (188 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 7 min|
|Average train ticket price||$26 (€23)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Saarbrücken to Cologne cover the 117 miles (188 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 7 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $14 (€13), but the average price of train tickets is $26 (€23). Travelers depart most frequently from Saarbrücken Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.
Deutsche Bahn trains will get you to Cologne from Saarbrücken from $14 (€13). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Saarbrücken and Cologne. 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, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Deutsche Bahn from Saarbrücken to Cologne train information:
When taking the train to Cologne from Saarbrücken, you can choose to depart from train stations like Saarbrücken Hbf, Saarbrücken and Saarbrücken Ost. Your route can end in train stations such as Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Saarbrücken Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Saarbrücken Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Köln Hbf, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center.
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