Cologne to Freiburg by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:54
  • Last train
    23:53
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 4m

Travelling from Cologne to Freiburg by train

The fastest trains from Cologne to Freiburg take around 3 hours and 4 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 336 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Freiburg.

Direct trains run between Cologne and Freiburg.

We usually find around 15 direct trains on the route from Cologne to Freiburg every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 14 departures. The duration is normally about 3 hours and 4 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Freiburg is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 06:54 and the last train is around 23:53. This is the same at the weekend.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Cologne to Freiburg 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 Freiburg by train.

Which trains operate between Cologne and Freiburg?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités

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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