Trains to Köln
Tue 28 Feb
4h 08m•1 change
4h 08m•1 change
What is the minimum price of a ticket from Hamburg to Köln?
The minimum price of a train ticket from Hamburg to Köln (Cologne) is €19**. To buy train tickets from Hamburg to Köln (Cologne) for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets between 3 to 6 months in advance. Booking early allows you to take advantage of the cheapest fares and best tickets.
How long does it take to travel from Hamburg to Köln by train?
The average journey time between Hamburg and Köln (Cologne) is 4 hours and 9 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 33 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 32 trains per day travelling from Hamburg to Köln (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 Hamburg to Köln?
The first train from Hamburg to Köln (Cologne) departs at 03:46. The last train from Hamburg to Köln (Cologne) departs at 22:46. 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 Hamburg and Köln?
Yes, it is possible to travel from Hamburg to Köln (Cologne) without having to change trains. There are 17 direct trains from Hamburg to Köln (Cologne). 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 Hamburg to Köln for a typical week day using timetable data for 28/02/2017. 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 14/02/2017 for travel on 03/03/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.