You can get from Heerlen to Cologne by train, bus or flight.
To get from Heerlen to Cologne on Aug 20 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||42 miles (68 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$22 - $33|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $22 (€21) • 44 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $22 (€21) • 44 min|
|Popular travel companies||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn|
Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 42 miles (68 km) to Cologne from Heerlen. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 44 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $22 (€21). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Heerlen to Cologne.
Travel between Heerlen, Netherlands and Cologne, Germany is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.
Conditions of entry into Germany:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 8/8/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey from Heerlen to Cologne.
The current restriction level for returning to Heerlen, Netherlands from Germany is: Fully open.
Reentering Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
All travelers returning to Netherlands must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 7/28/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Heerlen from Cologne here.
There are 4 travel options from Heerlen to Cologne: bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to go to Cologne from Heerlen is by taking a train, which costs on average $22 (€21).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Cologne:
Taking a train is usually $11 (€10) less than taking a bus to Cologne, which costs on average $33 (€31) for the same trip.
The fastest way from Heerlen to Cologne is by train with an average journey time of 44 min.
There are alternative travel options to Cologne that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 59 min on average.
The distance is approximately 42 miles (68 km) from Heerlen to Cologne.
The average frequency per day from Heerlen to Cologne is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Cologne from Heerlen as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Heerlen to Cologne:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Heerlen to Cologne, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Before traveling from Heerlen to Cologne, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Heerlen to Cologne tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.