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Travel Information between Cologne and Emden

distanceDistance168 miles (271 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$17 - $23
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $17 (€15) • 3 h 43 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $17 (€15) • 3 h 43 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 168 miles (271 km) by train or bus to Emden from Cologne. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Cologne to Emden.

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How to get from Cologne to Emden by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Cologne to Emden is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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You can travel by travel from Cologne to Emden with Deutsche Bahn. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains to Emden from Cologne. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

    FAQs: Travel from Cologne to Emden

    FAQs: Travel to Emden 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 Cologne to Emden.

    There are 2 travel options from Cologne to Emden. You can take a train or bus.

    The cheapest way to get from Cologne to Emden is by taking a train with average ticket prices of $17 (€15) compared to other travel options to Emden:

    Taking a train costs $6 (€5) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $23 (€20) for the same trip.

    The fastest way to get to Emden from Cologne is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 43 min.

    Other travel options to Emden take longer:

    Bus takes on average 9 h 41 min.

    The Cologne to Emden distance is around 168 miles (271 km).

    The average frequency per day from Cologne to Emden is:

    • Around 15 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Cologne and Emden as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Cologne to Emden:

    • Buses most often depart from Cologne at Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle) and arrive in Emden at Emden, ZOB am Hbf.
    • Trains mostly leave from Cologne Hbf and tend to arrive in Emden Hbf.

    The following travel companies offer services from Cologne to Emden:

    • Travel with Deutsche Bahn, WestfalenBahn, FlixTrain or National Express for trains to Emden. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Cologne to Emden tickets on Omio for $17 (€15).

    Yes, there are direct services available from Cologne to Emden with the following travel companies:

    • Direct train available with Deutsche Bahn 4 direct trains per day.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Emden as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Cologne and Emden.

    Looking to extend your trip from Cologne to Emden? Many Omio customers who go from Cologne to Emden usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Norden, Leer, Berlin, Amsterdam or Aurich. If you're looking to explore Norden, Leer, Berlin, Amsterdam or Aurich from Emden, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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