Trains from
Lille-Europe to Köln Hbf

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€76.37
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14 days
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€68.68
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Trains to Köln Hbf

Tue 4 Jul

13:00
16:15
Lille-Europe
Köln Hbf
3h 15m1 change
14:35
18:15
Lille-Europe
Köln Hbf
3h 40m1 change
15:03
19:15
Lille-Europe
Köln Hbf
4h 12m1 change
17:07
20:15
Lille-Europe
Köln Hbf
3h 08m1 change
18:08
21:15
Lille-Europe
Köln Hbf
3h 07m1 change

Journey details

Train times

Avg. journey time6h 13m
First train dept07:32
Last train dept22:22

Train info

Fastest route2h 43m
Changes1 change
Fare range€59-€115**

Stations

Origin StationLille-Europe
Destination StationKöln Hbf
View return journey, Köln Hbf to Lille-Europe

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Lille-Europe to Köln Hbf?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Lille-Europe to Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) is €59. To buy train tickets from Lille-Europe to Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) 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 Lille-Europe to Köln Hbf by train?

The average journey time between Lille-Europe and Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) is 6 hours and 13 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 43 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 15 trains per day travelling from Lille-Europe to Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station). 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 Lille-Europe to Köln Hbf?

The first train from Lille-Europe to Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) departs at 07:32. The last train from Lille-Europe to Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) departs at 22:22. 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 Lille-Europe and Köln Hbf?

No, it is not possible to travel from Lille-Europe to Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) without having to change trains. To travel from Lille-Europe to Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) 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 Lille-Europe to Köln Hbf 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 20/01/2017 for travel on 26/01/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.