Trains from
Rotterdam Centraal to Köln Hbf

Rotterdam Centraal to Köln Hbf route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time4h 21m
Fare range€19-€153
Distance204km
First & last trains
First train departs at00:05
Last train departs at23:35
Fastest journey
Fastest route2h 52m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationRotterdam Centraal
Destination StationKöln Hbf

Train times for Tue 17 Oct

06:20
09:12
Rotterdam Centraal
Köln Hbf
2h 52m1 change
06:58
10:15
Rotterdam Centraal
Köln Hbf
3h 17m1 change
07:50
10:45
Rotterdam Centraal
Köln Hbf
2h 55m1 change
07:58
11:15
Rotterdam Centraal
Köln Hbf
3h 17m1 change
08:05
12:12
Rotterdam Centraal
Köln Hbf
4h 07m3 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Rotterdam Centraal to Köln Hbf start at €49.70 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€49.70
14 days
in advance
€53.20
Avg. single price
On the day
€67.84
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Rotterdam Centraal to Köln Hbf is €19. To buy train tickets from Rotterdam Centraal 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 Rotterdam Centraal to Köln Hbf by train?

The average journey time between Rotterdam Centraal and Köln Hbf is 4 hours and 21 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 52 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 29 trains per day travelling from Rotterdam Centraal 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 Rotterdam Centraal to Köln Hbf?

The first train from Rotterdam Centraal to Köln Hbf departs at 00:05. The last train from Rotterdam Centraal to Köln Hbf departs at 23:35. 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 Rotterdam Centraal and Köln Hbf?

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

How do I get back to Rotterdam Centraal?

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

  • *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 Rotterdam Centraal to Köln Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 17/10/2017. 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 06/06/2017 for travel on 06/06/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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