Cologne to Flensburg by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Cologne to Flensburg by train
Fast trains from Cologne to Flensburg take around 6 hours, covering a distance of approximately 458 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Flensburg.
1. Are there direct trains from Cologne to Flensburg?
Journeys between Cologne and Flensburg usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 41 departures on the route from Cologne to Flensburg 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 Cologne to Flensburg?
The Cologne to Flensburg train travel time is normally about 6 hours, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Cologne to Flensburg train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Flensburg is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 07:10 and the last train is around 23:17.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cologne around 07:09, and the last at 23:17.
What's the Cologne to Flensburg train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Cologne to Flensburg are $43.77.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $76 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $94. 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 Flensburg 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 Flensburg by train.
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Which train companies operate between Cologne and Flensburg?
More than one train company operates on the route from Cologne to Flensburg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Flensburg to Cologne by train