Trains from
Paris-Gare-du-Nord to Cologne

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Paris-Gare-du-Nord to Cologne route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time5h 37m
Trains per day5
Fare range€35-€244

First & last trains

First train departs at05:50
Last train departs at20:55

Fastest journey

Fastest route3h 20m


Origin StationParis-Gare-du-Nord
Destination StationCologne

Train times for Tue 25 Jul

4h 47m3 changes
3h 20mDirect
3h 50m1 change
3h 50m1 change
3h 20mDirect

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Paris-Gare-du-Nord to Cologne start at €91.06 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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What is the minimum price of a ticket from Paris-Gare-du-Nord to Cologne?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Paris-Gare-du-Nord to Cologne is €35. To buy train tickets from Paris-Gare-du-Nord 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 Paris-Gare-du-Nord to Cologne by train?

The average journey time between Paris-Gare-du-Nord and Cologne is 5 hours and 37 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 20 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 15 trains per day travelling from Paris-Gare-du-Nord 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 Paris-Gare-du-Nord to Cologne?

The first train from Paris-Gare-du-Nord to Cologne departs at 05:50. The last train from Paris-Gare-du-Nord to Cologne 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 Paris-Gare-du-Nord and Cologne?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Paris-Gare-du-Nord to Cologne without having to change trains. There are 5 direct trains from Paris-Gare-du-Nord to Cologne. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Paris-Gare-du-Nord?

By train, of course. See trains from Cologne to Paris-Gare-du-Nord.

  • *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 Paris-Gare-du-Nord 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 03/06/2017 for travel on 01/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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