Nuremberg to Cologne by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Nuremberg to Cologne by train
Fast trains from Nuremberg to Cologne take around 3 hours and 13 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 337 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Nuremberg and Cologne.
1. Are there direct trains from Nuremberg to Cologne?
Direct trains from Nuremberg to Cologne have been found.
We usually find around 41 direct trains on the route from Nuremberg to Cologne every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 37 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Nuremberg to Cologne?
The Nuremberg to Cologne train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 13 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Nuremberg to Cologne train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Cologne is usually scheduled to depart Nuremberg around 04:36 and the last train is around 21:00.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Nuremberg around 04:55, and the last at 21:00.
What's the Nuremberg to Cologne train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Nuremberg to Cologne are $21.72.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $39 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $57. 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 Nuremberg to Cologne train tickets?
Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 months in advance.
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Which train companies operate between Nuremberg and Cologne?
More than one train company operates on the route from Nuremberg to Cologne, 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.
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