Trains from
München Hbf to Köln Hbf

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Trains to Köln Hbf

Tue 27 Jun

10:28
15:05
München Hbf
Köln Hbf
4h 37m1 change
10:55
15:23
München Hbf
Köln Hbf
4h 28m1 change
11:28
16:05
München Hbf
Köln Hbf
4h 37mDirect
11:55
16:23
München Hbf
Köln Hbf
4h 28m1 change
12:28
17:05
München Hbf
Köln Hbf
4h 37m1 change

Journey details

Train times

Avg. journey time4h 51m
First train dept00:01
Last train dept20:55

Train info

Fastest route4h 28m
ChangesDirect
Trains per day11
Fare range€14-€149**

Stations

Origin StationMünchen Hbf
Destination StationKöln Hbf
View return journey, Köln Hbf to München Hbf

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from München Hbf (Munich Main station) to Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) is €14.25. To buy train tickets from München Hbf (Munich Main station) 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 München Hbf to Köln Hbf by train?

The average journey time between München Hbf (Munich Main station) and Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) is 4 hours and 51 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 28 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 36 trains per day travelling from München Hbf (Munich Main station) 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 München Hbf to Köln Hbf?

The first train from München Hbf (Munich Main station) to Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) departs at 00:01. The last train from München Hbf (Munich Main station) to Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) departs at 20:55. 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 München Hbf and Köln Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from München Hbf (Munich Main station) to Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) without having to change trains. There are 11 direct trains from München Hbf (Munich Main station) to Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station). Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure 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 München Hbf to Köln Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 27/06/2017. 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 21/05/2017 for travel on 18/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.