Trains from
Nantes to Köln Hbf

Nantes to Köln Hbf route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time7h 56m
Fare range€69-€281
Distance744km
First & last trains
First train departs at05:00
Last train departs at17:06
Fastest journey
Fastest route7h 06m
Changes2 changes
Stations
Origin StationNantes
Destination StationKöln Hbf

Train times for Tue 31 Oct

08:06
10:22
Nantes
Köln Hbf
7h 09m4 changes
09:09
11:12
Nantes
Köln Hbf
7h 06m3 changes
09:40
11:38
Nantes
Köln Hbf
8h 25m3 changes
11:03
13:21
Nantes
Köln Hbf
7h 12m3 changes
12:06
14:14
Nantes
Köln Hbf
7h 09m2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Nantes to Köln Hbf start at €140.72 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€140.72
14 days
in advance
€169.15
Avg. single price
On the day
€235.00
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Nantes to Köln Hbf is €68.9. To buy train tickets from Nantes to Köln Hbf 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 Nantes to Köln Hbf by train?

The average journey time between Nantes and Köln Hbf is 7 hours and 56 minutes and the fastest journey time is 7 hours and 6 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 14 trains per day travelling from Nantes to Köln Hbf. 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 Nantes to Köln Hbf?

The first train from Nantes to Köln Hbf departs at 05:00. The last train from Nantes to Köln Hbf departs at 17:06. 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 Nantes and Köln Hbf?

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

By train, of course. See trains from Köln Hbf to Nantes.

  • *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 Nantes to Köln Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 31/10/2017. 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 11/06/2017 for travel on 07/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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