Venlo to Cologne by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Venlo to Cologne by train
Fast trains from Venlo to Cologne take around 1 hour and 30 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 73 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Venlo and Cologne.
1. Are there direct trains from Venlo to Cologne?
Journeys between Venlo and Cologne usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Venlo 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 17 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Venlo to Cologne?
The Venlo to Cologne train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 30 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Venlo to Cologne train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Cologne is usually scheduled to depart Venlo around 05:05 and the last train is around 22:05.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Venlo to Cologne train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Venlo to Cologne are $23.18.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $21 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $23. 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 Venlo 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 Venlo to Cologne by train.
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Which train companies operate between Venlo and Cologne?
More than one train company operates on the route from Venlo to Cologne, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
- Regional Express
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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