Trains Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf

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Trains Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf - Facts 
  • Distance: 669 km
  • Fastest route: 11 hours 6 minutes 
  • Number of trains: 24 
  • Changes: 2 
  • First train: 05:02 
  • Last train: 21:02 
  • Trains operator(s): Deutsche Bahn (DB)
  • Fare range: €47 - €285 
  • From price: €46
Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf!

Book your train journey from Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf in just 2 minutes - always the best price! The rates from Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf start from €46!

Every day 24 trains run between Cologne and Düsseldorf Hbf. The distance is 669 kilometers and the fastest train journey takes 11 hours 6 minutes. 

The earlier you book, the cheaper train tickets are. Just before departure, train tickets can be three to ten times more expensive. For this route the price difference from early booking to just before departure is  €47 - €285.

Train times / timetable

Find all train times in Europe here: travel from Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf with Deutsche Bahn (DB), the first train leaves at 05:02 and the last train at 21:02.

Train operators

Deutsche Bahn (DB)


Deutsche Bahn is the name of the national railways in Germany. The HQ is based in Frankfurt and the company is noted at the stock market. 

The high speed train of the Deutsche Bahn is the ICE International, one of the most convenient trains in Europe which run between all major cities in Germany. The ICE has also connections to all major cities in neighboring countries. 

Routes

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Düsseldorf Hbf

Train station Dusseldorf 

Dusseldorf has two major stations, Dusseldorf Hbf and Dusseldorf Flughafen. Dusseldorf Flughafen can only be reached by regional trains from the main station. Dusseldorf Hbf is the central station, there are many shops nearby, but the old city centre and the Rhine are pretty far, around 25 minutes by foot. It's quicker to take the subway to the centre. 

  • Wifi: yes, free for 30 minutes
  • Lockers: yes, 24h
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid

To the city centre

  • Walking: 25 minutes
  • Bike: no city bikes
  • Tram: -
  • U Bahn: 10 MINUTES
  • Bus: -  
  • Taxi: yes

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf?
The average travel time between Cologne and Düsseldorf Hbf is 11 hours 6 minutes. On average 24 trains per day run between Cologne and Düsseldorf Hbf. The first train is leaving Cologne at 05:02 and the last at 21:02. The prices for train tickets from Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf start from €46.

How much does it cost to take the train from Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf?
The train fares for tickets from Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf start from €46. If you book early you have more chance to buy cheap train tickets from Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf. Sometimes tickets cost up to 4-5 times more just before departure than at the time the sales period starts.

How do I get from Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf?
On average 24 trains per day run between Cologne and Düsseldorf Hbf. The number of changes on this route is 2. Trains are one of the best ways to travel around Europe, they are fast, convenient and if you book on time there are often great deals. Fares for trains from Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf start from €46.

How long is the train ride from Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf?
The average travel time between Cologne and Düsseldorf Hbf is 11 hours 6 minutes. Every day 24 runs between Cologne and Düsseldorf Hbf and the number of changes is 2. Train times can vary at any time of the day - check our rail planner for all the actual train times.

How far is Cologne from Düsseldorf Hbf by train?
The distance between Cologne and Düsseldorf Hbf is 669 kilometers. The average travel time is 11 hours 6 minutes and there are approximately 24 trains per day running between Cologne and Düsseldorf Hbf. The first train leaves from Cologne at 05:02 and the last one at 21:02.

Which trains run from Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf?
The following railway companies operate on the route between Cologne and Düsseldorf Hbf: Deutsche Bahn (DB). The average travel time is 11 hours 6 minutes, the distance is 669 kilometers and fares start from €46.

How to buy cheap train tickets from Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf?
Book your train tickets from Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf as early as possible - sometimes it saves 4-5 times than booking just before departure. If rail tickets between Cologne and Düsseldorf Hbf are already available try to avoid peak times and / or travel on Tuesday or Thursday. Train tickets from Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf start from €46.

Do prices go down for trains Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf?
Unfortunately, no - there are no last minutes. Train tickets from Cologne to Düsseldorf Hbf only become more expensive the closer to departure time. The only way to purchase cheap train tickets is to book as early as possible. In general, it is more economical to travel between Cologne and Düsseldorf Hbf on Tuesday or Thursday, avoid peak times and / or travel late in the morning or in the early afternoon.

Other way around - Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Cologne

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