Trains from
Köln Hbf to Barcelona

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€315.14
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14 days
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€252.70
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Trains to Barcelona

Tue 4 Jul

07:43
19:31
Köln Hbf
Barcelona
11h 48m2 changes
08:44
20:34
Köln Hbf
Barcelona
11h 50m1 change
09:43
22:44
Köln Hbf
Barcelona
13h 01m2 changes
16:43
11:21
Köln Hbf
Barcelona
18h 38m2 changes
18:43
13:34
Köln Hbf
Barcelona
18h 51m1 change

Journey details

Train times

Avg. journey time15h 30m
First train dept07:43
Last train dept23:57

Train info

Fastest route11h 48m
Changes1 change
Fare range€64-€474**

Stations

Origin StationKöln Hbf
Destination StationBarcelona
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What is the minimum price of a ticket from Köln Hbf to Barcelona?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Barcelona is €64. To buy train tickets from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Barcelona 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 Köln Hbf to Barcelona by train?

The average journey time between Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) and Barcelona is 15 hours and 30 minutes and the fastest journey time is 11 hours and 48 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 7 trains per day travelling from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Barcelona. 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 Köln Hbf to Barcelona?

The first train from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Barcelona departs at 07:43. The last train from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Barcelona departs at 23:57. 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 Köln Hbf and Barcelona?

No, it is not possible to travel from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Barcelona without having to change trains. To travel from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Barcelona 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.

  • *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 Köln Hbf to Barcelona for a typical week day using timetable data for 04/07/2017. 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 01/03/2017 for travel on 06/04/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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