Zurich to Cologne train

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Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Jul 23

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Zurich to Cologne is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
09:59AM5h05
Zurich
03:04PMKöln Hbf
$1501One-way
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
05:59AM5h34
Zurich
11:33AMKöln Hbf
$1541One-way
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
07:59AM5h34
Zurich
01:33PMKöln Hbf
$1541One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Zurich to Cologne

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, July 23
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
05:59AM5h34
Zurich
11:33AMKöln Hbf
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
07:59AM5h34
Zurich
01:33PMKöln Hbf
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
09:59AM5h05
Zurich
03:04PMKöln Hbf
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Zurich to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Jul 23

Fastest Journey

5 h 5 m

Average

5 h 24 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

225 km

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

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
09:59AM5h05
Zurich
03:04PMKöln Hbf
$1501One-way
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
05:59AM5h34
Zurich
11:33AMKöln Hbf
$1541One-way
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
07:59AM5h34
Zurich
01:33PMKöln Hbf
$1541One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Cologne

distanceDistance140 miles (225 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price$106 (€91)
changesDirect trainNo

Trains from Zurich to Cologne cover the 140 miles (225 km) long trip and usually take around 6 h 6 min. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $106 (€91), but the average price of train tickets is $106 (€91). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich Hbf and arrive in Cologne.

FAQs: Trains from Zurich to Cologne

FAQs: Travel by train from Zurich 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 Zurich to Cologne.
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Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Cologne can start from as little as $106 (€91) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Zurich to Cologne is $106 (€91); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Zurich to Cologne is 6 h 6 min   to travel the 140 mile (225 km) long journey. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The train from Zurich to Cologne leaves at 10: 33 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Zürich Hbf, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Cologne, located 0.6 miles (1 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Zurich to Cologne is April.
You have options as you can travel between Zurich and Cologne 3 different ways: bus, train or flight.

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