Cologne to Duisburg by train

  • First train
    04:00
  • Last train
    00:42
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    32m
  • Distance
    56 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    54
  • Avg. journey time
    40m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Cologne to Duisburg by train

Fast trains from Cologne to Duisburg take around 32 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 56 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Duisburg.

1. Are there direct trains from Cologne to Duisburg?

Direct trains from Cologne to Duisburg have been found.

We usually find around 52 direct trains on the route from Cologne to Duisburg every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 58 departures.

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

The Cologne to Duisburg train travel time is normally about 32 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Duisburg is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 04:00 and the last train is around 00:52. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cologne around 04:13, and the last at 00:51.

When to book Cologne to Duisburg 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 Duisburg by train.

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Which train companies operate between Cologne and Duisburg?

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

  • ABELLIO Rail NRW
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Eurocités
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Duisburg to Cologne by train

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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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