Heerlen to Cologne by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Heerlen to Cologne by train
Fast trains from Heerlen to Cologne take around 1 hour and 19 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 70 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Heerlen and Cologne.
1. Are there direct trains from Heerlen to Cologne?
Journeys between Heerlen and Cologne usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Heerlen to Cologne every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 16 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Heerlen to Cologne?
The Heerlen to Cologne train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 19 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Heerlen to Cologne train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Cologne is usually scheduled to depart Heerlen around 05:43 and the last train is around 23:43.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Heerlen around 06:56, and the last at 23:43.
What's the Heerlen to Cologne train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Heerlen to Cologne are $23.18, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $23, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Heerlen to Cologne train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance.
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Which train companies operate between Heerlen and Cologne?
More than one train company operates on the route from Heerlen to Cologne, 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.
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