Cologne to Halle by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:29
  • Last train
    23:17
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 12m

Travelling from Cologne to Halle by train

Fast trains from Cologne to Halle take around 4 hours and 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 355 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Halle.

Are there direct trains from Cologne to Halle?

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

We usually find around 21 departures on the route from Cologne to Halle 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 20 departures.

How long is the train journey from Cologne to Halle?

The Cologne to Halle train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Cologne to Halle train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Halle is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 04:29 and the last train is around 23:17. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cologne around 05:44, and the last at 00:00.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Cologne to Halle 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 Halle by train.

Which train companies operate between Cologne and Halle?

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

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

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

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

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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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