Bruges to Cologne by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Bruges to Cologne by train
Fast trains from Bruges to Cologne take around 3 hours and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 264 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bruges and Cologne.
1. Are there direct trains from Bruges to Cologne?
Journeys between Bruges and Cologne usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Bruges to Cologne every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 44 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Bruges to Cologne?
The Bruges to Cologne train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 5 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Bruges to Cologne train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Cologne is usually scheduled to depart Bruges around 04:05 and the last train is around 21:58.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bruges around 04:57, and the last at 21:58.
What's the Bruges to Cologne train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Bruges to Cologne are $27.57.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $40 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $52. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Bruges 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 Bruges to Cologne by train.
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Which train companies operate between Bruges and Cologne?
More than one train company operates on the route from Bruges to Cologne, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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