Fastest journey1hr 31m
Travelling from Cologne to Heerlen by train
Fast trains from Cologne to Heerlen take around 1 hour and 31 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 70 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Heerlen.
Are there direct trains from Cologne to Heerlen?
Journeys between Cologne and Heerlen usually involve 2 changes of train.
We usually find around 38 departures on the route from Cologne to Heerlen 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 41 departures.
How long is the train journey from Cologne to Heerlen?
The Cologne to Heerlen train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 31 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
What are the Cologne to Heerlen train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Heerlen is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 05:47 and the last train is around 00:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cologne around 07:15, and the last at 21:50.
What's the Cologne to Heerlen train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Cologne to Heerlen are $40.73.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $40 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $24. 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 Heerlen 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 Cologne to Heerlen by train.
Which train companies operate between Cologne and Heerlen?
More than one train company operates on the route from Cologne to Heerlen, 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.