Cologne to Düsseldorf by train
Travelling from Cologne to Düsseldorf by train
Fast trains from Cologne to Düsseldorf take around 18 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 33 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Düsseldorf.
1. Are there direct trains from Cologne to Düsseldorf?
Direct trains from Cologne to Düsseldorf have been found.
We usually find around 80 direct trains on the route from Cologne to Düsseldorf every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 79 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Cologne to Düsseldorf?
The Cologne to Düsseldorf train travel time is normally about 18 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Cologne to Düsseldorf train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Düsseldorf is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 05:09 and the last train is around 00:09.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Cologne to Düsseldorf train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Cologne to Düsseldorf are $10.35.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $14 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $16. 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 Cologne to Düsseldorf train tickets?
Trains in Germany 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 Cologne to Düsseldorf by train.
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Which train companies operate between Cologne and Düsseldorf?
More than one train company operates on the route from Cologne to Düsseldorf, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- ABELLIO Rail NRW
- Euro City
- Eurocity (EC)
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
- Night Jet
- Regional Express
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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