Trains from
Köln Hbf to Nantes

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Köln Hbf to Nantes route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time10h 16m
Fare range€74-€343

First & last trains

First train departs at03:17
Last train departs at23:53

Fastest journey

Fastest route7h 06m
Changes1 change

Stations

Origin StationKöln Hbf
Destination StationNantes

Train times for Tue 1 Aug

10:55
19:45
Köln Hbf
Nantes
8h 50m3 changes
12:42
19:48
Köln Hbf
Nantes
7h 06m1 change
12:47
20:48
Köln Hbf
Nantes
8h 01m4 changes
12:55
21:50
Köln Hbf
Nantes
8h 55m3 changes
12:55
21:54
Köln Hbf
Nantes
8h 59m2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Köln Hbf to Nantes start at €134.28 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€134.28
14 days
in advance
€148.91
Avg. single price
On the day
€201.15
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Köln Hbf to Nantes is €74. To buy train tickets from Köln Hbf to Nantes 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 Nantes by train?

The average journey time between Köln Hbf and Nantes is 10 hours and 16 minutes and the fastest journey time is 7 hours and 6 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 23 trains per day travelling from Köln Hbf to Nantes. 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 Nantes?

The first train from Köln Hbf to Nantes departs at 03:17. The last train from Köln Hbf to Nantes departs at 23:53. 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 Nantes?

No, it is not possible to travel from Köln Hbf to Nantes without having to change trains. To travel from Köln Hbf to Nantes 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.

How do I get back to Köln Hbf?

By train, of course. See trains from Nantes to Köln 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 Köln Hbf to Nantes 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 07/05/2017 for travel on 15/07/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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