Trains from
Essen Hbf to Köln Hbf

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Essen Hbf to Köln Hbf route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time59m
Trains per day57
Fare range€10-€44

First & last trains

First train departs at00:48
Last train departs at23:48

Fastest journey

Fastest route49m
ChangesDirect

Stations

Origin StationEssen Hbf
Destination StationKöln Hbf

Train times for Tue 1 Aug

12:21
13:29
Essen Hbf
Köln Hbf
1h 08m1 change
13:00
13:49
Essen Hbf
Köln Hbf
49mDirect
13:09
14:12
Essen Hbf
Köln Hbf
1h 03mDirect
13:21
14:29
Essen Hbf
Köln Hbf
1h 08m1 change
14:00
14:50
Essen Hbf
Köln Hbf
50mDirect

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Essen Hbf to Köln Hbf?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Essen Hbf to Köln Hbf is €10. To buy train tickets from Essen Hbf to Köln Hbf for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

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

The average journey time between Essen Hbf and Köln Hbf is 59 minutes and the fastest journey time is 49 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 82 trains per day travelling from Essen Hbf 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 Essen Hbf to Köln Hbf?

The first train from Essen Hbf to Köln Hbf departs at 00:48. The last train from Essen Hbf to Köln Hbf departs at 23:48. 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 Essen Hbf and Köln Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Essen Hbf to Köln Hbf without having to change trains. There are 57 direct trains from Essen Hbf to Köln Hbf. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Essen Hbf?

By train, of course. See trains from Köln Hbf to Essen Hbf.

  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Essen Hbf to Köln Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 01/08/2017. 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 24/07/2017 for travel on 25/07/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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