Cologne to Kolding by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    7hr 34m
  • Distance
    533 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    12hr 52m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Cologne to Kolding by train

Fast trains from Cologne to Kolding take around 7 hours and 34 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 533 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Kolding.

1. Are there direct trains from Cologne to Kolding?

Journeys between Cologne and Kolding usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Cologne to Kolding 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 24 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Cologne to Kolding?

The Cologne to Kolding train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 34 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Cologne to Kolding train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Kolding is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 06:09 and the last train is around 21:23. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cologne around 06:09, and the last at 23:13.

When to book Cologne to Kolding train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 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 Kolding by train.

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Which train companies operate between Cologne and Kolding?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn

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

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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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