Timetable Venlo to Cologne

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07:31AMBlerick3h14 10:45AMCologne Hbf
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09:55AMVenlo2h11 12:06PMCologne Hbf
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09:55AMVenlo2h40 12:35PMCologne Hbf
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10:55AMVenlo2h40 01:35PMCologne Hbf
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10:55AMVenlo2h11 01:06PMCologne Hbf
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11:55AMVenlo2h40 02:35PMCologne Hbf
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11:55AMVenlo2h11 02:06PMCologne Hbf
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12:55PMVenlo2h40 03:35PMCologne Hbf
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12:55PMVenlo2h11 03:06PMCologne Hbf
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01:55PMVenlo2h40 04:35PMCologne Hbf
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01:55PMVenlo2h05 04:00PMCologne Hbf
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02:55PMVenlo2h40 05:35PMCologne Hbf
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02:55PMVenlo2h11 05:06PMCologne Hbf
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03:55PMVenlo2h40 06:35PMCologne Hbf
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03:55PMVenlo2h11 06:06PMCologne Hbf
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04:55PMVenlo2h40 07:35PMCologne Hbf
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04:55PMVenlo2h11 07:06PMCologne Hbf
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05:55PMVenlo2h40 08:35PMCologne Hbf
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05:55PMVenlo2h11 08:06PMCologne Hbf
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06:55PMVenlo2h17 09:12PMCologne Hbf
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07:55PMVenlo2h02 09:57PMCologne
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07:55PMVenlo2h17 10:12PMCologne Hbf
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08:01PMBlerick4h11 12:12AMCologne Hbf
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08:28PMBlerick3h16 11:44PMCologne Hbf
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08:33PMVenlo3h11 11:44PMCologne Hbf
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08:58PMBlerick3h46 12:44AMCologne Hbf
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09:03PMVenlo3h41 12:44AMCologne Hbf
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09:28PMBlerick3h16 12:44AMCologne Hbf
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09:33PMVenlo3h11 12:44AMCologne Hbf
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10:28PMBlerick3h16 01:44AMCologne Hbf
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10:33PMVenlo3h11 01:44AMCologne Hbf
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Sep 23
$38Deutsche Bahn
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Sep 24
$38Deutsche Bahn
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The fastest trains from Venlo to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Fastest Journey

2 h 2 m

Average

2 h 43 m

Trains per day

31

Distance

73 km

It's difficult to get from Venlo to Cologne without transferring at least once.

Fastest
07:55PMVenlo2h02 09:57PMCologne
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$421One-way
2nd Fastest
01:55PMVenlo2h05 04:00PMCologne Hbf
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$421One-way
09:55AMVenlo2h11 12:06PMCologne Hbf
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$421One-way
04:55PMVenlo2h11 07:06PMCologne Hbf
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$421One-way
02:55PMVenlo2h11 05:06PMCologne Hbf
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$421One-way

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Train Information from Venlo to Cologne

distanceDistance45 miles (73 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$38 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or VRR

Trains from Venlo to Cologne cover the 45 miles (73 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 30 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or VRR. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $38 (€30), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $38 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Venlo and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn trains from Venlo to Cologne

You can travel by train from Venlo to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $38 (€30). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Deutsche Bahn

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 from Venlo to 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.

Train information from Venlo to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration:
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 12 a day

These are Deutsche Bahn's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Venlo and Cologne:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Venlo to Cologne
Travel by train to Cologne easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Venlo to Cologne.
FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Venlo, Netherlands to Cologne, Germany?

Travel between Venlo, Netherlands and Cologne, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from Netherlands?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Venlo?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Venlo to Cologne as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering Netherlands from Cologne, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Cologne to Venlo is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Netherlands from Germany?

Reentry to Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Cologne?

What are the requirements?

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Venlo, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/22/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Venlo from Cologne here.

How much are cheap trains from Venlo to Cologne?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Cologne from Venlo for the next 7 days starting from $38 (€30)  one way.
How much is the train between Venlo and Cologne on average?
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Venlo to Cologne train to cost on average $38 (€30)  one way.
How far is it from Venlo to Cologne by train?
The train distance from Venlo to Cologne is around 45 miles (73 km).
What is the Venlo to Cologne train travel time?
The Venlo to Cologne train duration is on average 1 h 30 min, which is to be expected when traveling 45 miles (73 km) to Cologne from Venlo. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Venlo and arrival train station in Cologne?

There are a few train stations in Venlo to start your route from including Venlo, Venlo, Venlo Train Station and Venlo Gr. 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 Venlo   and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Where do I find the Venlo train station to Cologne? Where is the Cologne train station?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Venlo 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.

Which train providers should I travel with from Venlo to Cologne?
For the journey from Venlo to Cologne you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or VRR. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Venlo to Cologne on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many trains are there between Venlo and Cologne a day?
The average number of trains departing Venlo for Cologne is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Venlo to Cologne? When does the last train depart from Venlo to Cologne?
The first Venlo to Cologne train departs at 6: 05 AM   and the last train from Venlo to Cologne leaves at 8: 05 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Venlo to Cologne on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets to Cologne from Venlo for the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Venlo and Cologne within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $38 (€30) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Venlo to Cologne a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Venlo
Cologne
Blerick
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Venlo
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Venlo(Gr)
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