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Cologne to Friedberg by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 47m
  • Distance
    144 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 38m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Cologne to Friedberg by train

Fast trains from Cologne to Friedberg take around 1 hour and 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 144 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Friedberg.

1. Are there direct trains from Cologne to Friedberg?

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

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Cologne to Friedberg 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 18 departures.

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

The Cologne to Friedberg train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Friedberg is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 05:55 and the last train is around 21:23. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cologne around 04:22, and the last at 23:53.

When to book Cologne to Friedberg 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 Friedberg by train.

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Which train companies operate between Cologne and Friedberg?

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

  • Hessische Landesbahn
  • 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

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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.