Antwerp to Cologne by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:38
  • Last train
    22:36
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 35m

Travelling from Antwerp to Cologne by train

Fast trains from Antwerp to Cologne take around 2 hours and 35 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 181 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Antwerp and Cologne.

Are there direct trains from Antwerp to Cologne?

Journeys between Antwerp and Cologne usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Antwerp to Cologne every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 15 departures.

How long is the train journey from Antwerp to Cologne?

The Antwerp to Cologne train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 35 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Antwerp to Cologne train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Cologne is usually scheduled to depart Antwerp around 05:38 and the last train is around 22:31. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Antwerp around 05:40, and the last at 22:36.

When to book Antwerp to Cologne train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Antwerp to Cologne by train.

Which train companies operate between Antwerp and Cologne?

More than one train company operates on the route from Antwerp to Cologne, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Regional Train
  • Regionalzug
  • Thalys

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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