Trains from
Nürnberg Hbf to Cologne

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Nürnberg Hbf to Cologne route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time3h 58m
Trains per day24
Fare range€19-€121

First & last trains

First train departs at02:46
Last train departs at22:33

Fastest journey

Fastest route3h 13m
ChangesDirect

Stations

Origin StationNürnberg Hbf
Destination StationCologne

Train times for Tue 25 Jul

11:29
15:05
Nürnberg Hbf
Cologne
3h 36m2 changes
12:00
15:14
Nürnberg Hbf
Cologne
3h 14mDirect
13:00
16:14
Nürnberg Hbf
Cologne
3h 14mDirect
13:29
17:05
Nürnberg Hbf
Cologne
3h 36m2 changes
14:00
17:14
Nürnberg Hbf
Cologne
3h 14mDirect

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Nürnberg Hbf to Cologne start at €46.30 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€46.30
14 days
in advance
€63.34
Avg. single price
On the day
€89.80
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Nürnberg Hbf to Cologne?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Nürnberg Hbf to Cologne is €19. To buy train tickets from Nürnberg Hbf to Cologne 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 Nürnberg Hbf to Cologne by train?

The average journey time between Nürnberg Hbf and Cologne is 3 hours and 58 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 13 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 35 trains per day travelling from Nürnberg Hbf to Cologne. 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 Nürnberg Hbf to Cologne?

The first train from Nürnberg Hbf to Cologne departs at 02:46. The last train from Nürnberg Hbf to Cologne departs at 22:33. 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 Nürnberg Hbf and Cologne?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Nürnberg Hbf to Cologne without having to change trains. There are 24 direct trains from Nürnberg Hbf to Cologne. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Nürnberg Hbf?

By train, of course. See trains from Cologne to Nürnberg 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 Nürnberg Hbf to Cologne for a typical week day using timetable data for 25/07/2017. 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 03/05/2017 for travel on 17/05/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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