Cologne to Barcelona route details
Train times for Tue 28 Nov
When is the best time to buy tickets?
Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Cologne to Barcelona start at €248.88 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*
What is the minimum price of a ticket from Cologne to Barcelona?
The minimum price of a train ticket from Cologne to Barcelona is €73.9. To buy train tickets from Cologne 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 Cologne to Barcelona by train?
The average journey time between Cologne and Barcelona is 15 hours and 22 minutes and the fastest journey time is 11 hours and 48 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 4 trains per day travelling from Cologne 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 Cologne to Barcelona?
The first train from Cologne to Barcelona departs at 07:43. The last train from Cologne to Barcelona departs at 18:43. 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 Cologne and Barcelona?
No, it is not possible to travel from Cologne to Barcelona without having to change trains. To travel from Cologne to Barcelona will require a minimum of 2 changes. 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 Cologne?
By train, of course. See trains from Barcelona to Cologne.
- *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 Cologne to Barcelona 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 30/08/2017 for travel on 15/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.