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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Trains per day
Of the 34 trains that leave Wuppertal for Cologne every day 33 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||25 miles (40 km)|
|Average train duration||29 min|
|Average train ticket price||$15 (€14)|
|Train frequency||87 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 75 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or National Express|
Trains from Wuppertal to Cologne cover the 25 miles (40 km) long route taking on average 29 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or National Express. Normally, there are 87 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $15 (€14), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $14 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Wuppertal Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.
Travel between Wuppertal and Cologne from $14 (€13) with Omio’s train partners National Express and Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance train company operating over 550 trains per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates train services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express trains have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most trains come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your train to Cologne from Wuppertal, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
National Express from Wuppertal to Cologne train information:
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 to Cologne from Wuppertal. 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 Wuppertal to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn:
Some of the Wuppertal train stations to Cologne you can start your journey from include Wuppertal Hbf, Wuppertal-Oberbarmen and Wuppertal-Barmen. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Cologne include Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Wuppertal Hbf and arriving in Köln Hbf.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Wuppertal Hbf and travel around 2.2 miles (3.6 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Köln Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the train station to the city center in Cologne.
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