How to travel from Cologne to Leer

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from Cologne to Leer

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

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

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Travel Information between Cologne and Leer

distanceDistance159 miles (257 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$16 - $17
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $16 (€14) • 3 h 22 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $16 (€14) • 3 h 22 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn

Take a train or bus to travel 159 miles (257 km) between Cologne and Leer. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Cologne to Leer.

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Deutsche Bahn

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Travel to Leer from Cologne on Deutsche Bahn travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of travel 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 travel between Cologne and Leer. DB uses different types of travel 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 travel.

    FAQs: Travel from Cologne to Leer

    FAQs: Travel to Leer 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 Leer.

    You can get between Cologne and Leer 2 different ways: train or bus.

    The cheapest way to get from Cologne to Leer is by taking a train with average ticket prices of $16 (€14) compared to other travel options to Leer:

    A train is $1 (€1) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Cologne to Leer costing on average $17 (€15).

    Taking a train costs () less than taking a ferry, which costs on average () for the same trip.

    Taking a train costs () less than taking a flight, which costs on average () for the same trip.

    The fastest way from Cologne to Leer is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 22 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Leer that take longer:

    Taking a bus requires on average 9 h 20 min of travel time.

    You should expect to travel around 159 miles (257 km) between Cologne and Leer.

    The average frequency per day from Cologne to Leer is:

    • Around 15 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Leer from Cologne 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 when traveling from Cologne to Leer:

    • Most travelers take a bus from Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle) to Leer, ZOB.
    • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Cologne to Leer depart from Cologne Hbf to Leer (Ostfriesl).

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Cologne to Leer:

    • You can travel from Cologne to Leer by train with Deutsche Bahn, WestfalenBahn, FlixTrain or National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $16 (€14) with Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Leer.

    Yes, there are direct routes from Cologne to Leer with the following travel companies:

    • You'll find 4 direct trains a day to Leer with Deutsche Bahn.

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

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

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