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Travelling from Herford to Cologne by train

Fast trains from Herford to Cologne take around 1 hour and 52 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 176 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Herford and Cologne.

Are there direct trains from Herford to Cologne?

Direct trains from Herford to Cologne have been found.

We usually find around 18 direct trains on the route from Herford to Cologne every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 20 departures.

How long is the train journey from Herford to Cologne?

The Herford to Cologne train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 52 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Herford to Cologne train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Cologne is usually scheduled to depart Herford around 05:50 and the last train is around 23:51. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Herford around 05:33, and the last at 23:52.

When to book Herford to Cologne 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 Herford to Cologne by train.

Which train companies operate between Herford and Cologne?

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

  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express

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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