Trains from
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne

Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 18m
Trains per day37
Fare range€11-€70
Distance152km
Train operatorsflixbus
First & last trains
First train departs at03:21
Last train departs at23:24
Fastest journey
Fastest route1h 03m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
Destination StationCologne

Train times for Tue 21 Nov

13:29
14:33
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Cologne
1h 04mDirect
13:35
14:56
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Cologne
1h 21mDirect
13:44
13:55
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Cologne
1h 21m1 change
14:10
15:14
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Cologne
1h 04mDirect
14:29
15:33
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Cologne
1h 04mDirect

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne is €11.2. To buy train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne 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 Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne by train?

The average journey time between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Cologne is 1 hour and 18 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 3 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 53 trains per day travelling from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne. 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 Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne?

The first train from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne departs at 03:21. The last train from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne departs at 23:24. 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 Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Cologne?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne without having to change trains. There are 37 direct trains from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf?

By train, of course. See trains from Cologne to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf.

  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne for a typical week day using timetable data for 21/11/2017. 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 24/08/2017 for travel on 25/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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