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Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) by train

It takes an average of 2h 17m to travel from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) by train, over a distance of around 89 miles (143 km). There are normally 44 trains per day travelling from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) and tickets for this journey start from €17.50 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 2h 9m
Price€17.50 - €47.20
Distance89 miles (143 km)
Frequency44 trains per day
Departure stationEmsdetten
Arrival stationCologne (Germany)
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsDeutsche Bahn

Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) train times

Check out the next trains departing from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) for Dienstag 26. Jan. 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
11:16 13:34 2h 18m, direct
11:37 13:46 2h 9m, 1 change
12:02 14:17 2h 15m, 1 change
12:16 14:34 2h 18m, direct
12:37 14:50 2h 13m, 1 change
13:16 15:34 2h 18m, direct
13:36 15:46 2h 10m, 1 change
14:02 16:13 2h 11m, 1 change
14:16 16:34 2h 18m, direct
14:37 16:50 2h 13m, 1 change

Deutsche Bahn trains from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany)

You can travel from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) on Deutsche Bahn trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

Cheap train tickets from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany)

Train tickets from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) start at €17.50 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €36.37.
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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 Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) 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 guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap 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.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany)? 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 Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) take?

The average journey time by train between Emsdetten and Cologne (Germany) is 2 hours and 17 minutes, with around 44 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 Emsdetten and Cologne (Germany) by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) is 2 hours and 9 minutes.

How much does the train from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) cost?

Train ticket prices from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) can start from as little as €17.50 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany)?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) without having to change trains. There are 15 direct trains from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) leave?

The first train from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) leaves at 00:02. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) leave?

The last train from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) leaves at 23:02. 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 Emsdetten and Cologne (Germany) by train?

Trains travelling from Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) cover a distance of around 89 miles (143 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Cologne (Germany) to Emsdetten.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Emsdetten to Cologne (Germany) for a typical week day using timetable data for 26/01/2021. 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 17/10/2020 for travel on 13/10/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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