Cologne to Potsdam by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Cologne to Potsdam by train
Fast trains from Cologne to Potsdam take around 5 hours and 43 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 451 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Potsdam.
1. Are there direct trains from Cologne to Potsdam?
Direct trains from Cologne to Potsdam have been found.
We usually find at least one direct train on the route from Cologne to Potsdam every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 3 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Cologne to Potsdam?
The Cologne to Potsdam train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 43 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Cologne to Potsdam train times and schedule?
On weekdays the only direct train to Potsdam is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 23:12.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cologne around 14:45, and the last at 23:17.
What's the Cologne to Potsdam train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Cologne to Potsdam are $46.47.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $46 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $103. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Cologne to Potsdam 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 Potsdam by train.
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Which train companies operate between Cologne and Potsdam?
More than one train company operates on the route from Cologne to Potsdam, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- 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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