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 52 m
5 h 45 m
Trains per day
Of the 4 trains that leave Zwolle for Cologne every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||115 miles (185 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 52 min|
|Average train ticket price||$21 (€19)|
|Train frequency||17 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 17 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Flixtrain|
Trains from Zwolle to Cologne cover the 115 miles (185 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 52 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Flixtrain. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $21 (€19), but the average price of train tickets is $21 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from Zwolle Stadshagen and arrive in Köln Hbf.
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Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Zwolle to Cologne train.
Zwolle to Cologne train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel between Zwolle, Netherlands and Cologne, Germany by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 6/24/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Zwolle to Cologne as this information can change.
Return travel from Germany to Netherlands is: Fully open.
Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 6/20/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Zwolle from Cologne.
When departing from Zwolle, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Zwolle Stadshagen and Zwolle. When arriving in Cologne, you can end your trip in train stations like Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.
Omio customers book a train from Zwolle Stadshagen to Köln Hbf most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Zwolle Stadshagen, located approximately 3.7 miles (5.9 km) from the city center of Zwolle. The most popular arrival train station in Cologne, called Köln Hbf, is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from its city center.
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