Prague to Cologne by train
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Travelling from Prague to Cologne by train
Fast trains from Prague to Cologne take around 8 hours and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 538 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Prague and Cologne.
1. Are there direct trains from Prague to Cologne?
Journeys between Prague and Cologne usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 30 departures on the route from Prague to Cologne 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 29 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Prague to Cologne?
The Prague to Cologne train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Prague to Cologne train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Cologne is usually scheduled to depart Prague around 05:12 and the last train is around 20:51.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Prague to Cologne train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Prague to Cologne are $34.23.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $80 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 Prague to Cologne train tickets?
Trains for this journey 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 Prague to Cologne by train.
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Which train companies operate between Prague and Cologne?
More than one train company operates on the route from Prague to Cologne, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- 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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