Trains from
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen

Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 36m
Trains per day5
Fare range€17-€70
Distance139km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at03:21
Last train departs at23:24
Fastest journey
Fastest route57m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
Destination StationKöln/Bonn Flughafen

Train times for Tue 28 Nov

13:35
14:37
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Köln/Bonn Flughafen
1h 48m2 changes
13:44
13:55
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Köln/Bonn Flughafen
1h 39m3 changes
14:10
15:14
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Köln/Bonn Flughafen
1h 25m2 changes
14:29
15:33
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Köln/Bonn Flughafen
1h 26m1 change
14:42
14:55
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Köln/Bonn Flughafen
1h 41m2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen start at €40.26 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€40.26
14 days
in advance
€43.62
Avg. single price
On the day
€47.78
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen is €17. To buy train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen 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 Köln/Bonn Flughafen by train?

The average journey time between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Köln/Bonn Flughafen is 1 hour and 36 minutes and the fastest journey time is 57 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 56 trains per day travelling from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen. 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 Köln/Bonn Flughafen?

The first train from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen departs at 03:21. The last train from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen 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 Köln/Bonn Flughafen?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen without having to change trains. There are 5 direct trains from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen. 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 Köln/Bonn Flughafen to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf.

  • *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 Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen for a typical week day using timetable data for 28/11/2017. 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 24/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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