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Route overview
Avg. journey time10h 11m
Fare range€91.00 - €242.00
Distance706km
Train operatorsDB,
First & last trains
First train departs at04:59
Last train departs at20:06
Fastest journey
Fastest route8h 12m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationLimoges
Destination StationKöln Hbf

Limoges to Köln Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Limoges to Köln Hbf for Sunday 16th Dec 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
06:04
14:15
Limoges
Köln Hbf
8h 11m
2 changes
06:04
15:15
Limoges
Köln Hbf
9h 11m
1 change
08:04
16:15
Limoges
Köln Hbf
8h 11m
2 changes
10:04
18:15
Limoges
Köln Hbf
8h 11m
2 changes
10:04
19:15
Limoges
Köln Hbf
9h 11m
1 change

SNCF, TGV, Intercités and Thalys trains from Limoges to Köln Hbf

You can travel from Limoges to Köln Hbf on SNCF, TGV, Intercités and Thalys 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.

PhotoCtruongngoc, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

SNCF TGV

SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).

PhotoErmell, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

SNCF TGV

TGV is the high-speed train service of the SNCF company. It connects the major cities of France at speeds of up to 320 km/h. All TGV trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection, power sockets and removable shelves. Two comfort classes are offered – First Class and Second Class, with more flexible train tickets and access to the Grand Voyageur lounge in some stations.

PhotoThierry80, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

Intercites Train

Intercités is the classic service of SNCF. The Intercités lines are an important part of the French rail network. Trains make more stops and are cheaper than TGVs, and run at speeds of up to 160 km/h. Two comfort classes are offered aboard Intercités – First Class and Second Class. Intercités by night allows you to travel at night on certain routes, in sleeper cars.

Thalys Train

Thalys is the railway company connecting four European countries – France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany. Thalys trains run at a speed of up to 300km/h and have three comfort classes on all services called – Standard, Comfort and Premium (equivalent to the First Class, with access to the Thalys Lounge). All Thalys trains have a car restaurant (called Thalys Welcome Bar) and a free WiFi connection.

How long does it take to travel from Limoges to Köln Hbf by train?

The average journey time between Limoges and Köln Hbf is 10 hours and 11 minutes and the fastest journey time is 8 hours and 12 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 8 trains per day travelling from Limoges to Köln Hbf. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Limoges to Köln Hbf?

The first train from Limoges to Köln Hbf departs at 04:59. The last train from Limoges to Köln Hbf departs at 20:06. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Limoges and Köln Hbf?

No, it is not possible to travel from Limoges to Köln Hbf without having to change trains. To travel from Limoges to Köln Hbf will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Köln Hbf to Limoges.
*Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in France. Subject to availability. Excludes coach. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Limoges to Köln Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 16/12/2018. 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 11/10/2018 for travel on 23/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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