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Fulda to Cologne by train

It takes an average of 12h 9m to travel from Fulda to Cologne by train, over a distance of around 344 miles (554 km). There are normally 25 trains per day travelling from Fulda to Cologne and tickets for this journey start from $84.09 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 10h 9m
PriceFrom $84.09
Distance344 miles (554 km)
Frequency25 trains per day
First train02:56
Last train23:59
Departure stationFulda
Arrival stationCologne
Changes2 changes

Fulda to Cologne train times

Check out the next trains departing from Fulda to Cologne for Tuesday Sep 28th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
05:48 16:19 10h 31m, 4 changes
05:48 16:39 10h 51m, 3 changes
06:47 17:19 10h 32m, 6 changes
06:47 17:39 10h 52m, 3 changes
06:56 17:59 11h 3m, 4 changes
07:50 17:59 10h 9m, 5 changes
07:56 20:19 12h 23m, 3 changes
08:47 19:19 10h 32m, 5 changes
08:47 19:39 10h 52m, 4 changes
08:56 20:19 11h 23m, 4 changes

Cheap train tickets from Fulda to Cologne

The price of train tickets from Fulda to Cologne starts at $84.09 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Fulda to Cologne by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Fulda to Cologne

Want to know more about your journey from Fulda to Cologne? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Fulda to Cologne take?

The average journey time by train between Fulda and Cologne is 12 hours and 9 minutes, with around 25 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Fulda and Cologne by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Fulda to Cologne is 10 hours and 9 minutes.

How much does the train from Fulda to Cologne cost?

Train tickets from Fulda to Cologne can start from as little as $84.09 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Fulda to Cologne?

No, there are no direct train services from Fulda to Cologne. Travelling from Fulda to Cologne by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Fulda to Cologne leave?

The first train from Fulda to Cologne leaves at 02:56. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Fulda to Cologne leave?

The last train from Fulda to Cologne leaves at 23:59. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Fulda and Cologne by train?

Trains travelling from Fulda to Cologne cover a distance of around 344 miles (554 km) during the journey.

The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Fulda to Cologne for a typical week day using timetable data for 09/28/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 06/30/2021 for travel on 06/30/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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