Cologne to Würzburg by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Cologne to Würzburg by train
Fast trains from Cologne to Würzburg take around 2 hours and 17 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 246 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Würzburg.
1. Are there direct trains from Cologne to Würzburg?
Direct trains from Cologne to Würzburg have been found.
We usually find around 21 direct trains on the route from Cologne to Würzburg every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 28 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Cologne to Würzburg?
The Cologne to Würzburg train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 17 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Cologne to Würzburg train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Würzburg is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 04:18 and the last train is around 19:53.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cologne around 04:00, and the last at 19:53.
What's the Cologne to Würzburg train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Cologne to Würzburg are $34.39.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $35 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $46. 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 Würzburg 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 Würzburg by train.
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Which train companies operate between Cologne and Würzburg?
More than one train company operates on the route from Cologne to Würzburg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Inter City Express
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
- Night Jet
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Würzburg to Cologne by train