Cheap Cologne to Munich train tickets

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Daily Schedules244
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How to book cheap train tickets from Cologne to Munich ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Cologne to Munich is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Cologne to Munich was £59.25. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 9 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £56.58 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Cologne to Munich ? How far is Cologne to Munich ?

The distance between Cologne to Munich is 283.67 miles or 456.41 km. A train trip from Cologne to Munich typically takes 5 hours and 37 minutes. If you are looking to get to Munich faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by DB Intercity-Express. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 4 hours and 20 minutes to get from Cologne to Munich.

Going from Cologne to Munich by train takes over 5 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Friday trains from Cologne to Munich are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Deutsche Bahn has the greatest number of connections between Cologne to Munich

Typically there are 244 schedules to compare for your trip to Munich. On the route to Munich 5 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Deutsche Bahn offers the most scheduled departures between Cologne to Munich, usually offering 199 trips per day. 23 train trips per day are direct connections to Munich, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Cologne to Munich, which start at £16.94.

Cologne to Munich is served by 5 train carriers

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Cologne to Munich start from £17.05, and on average cost £89.36. Daily there are 199 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Munich. Deutsche Bahn in Cologne leaves from Central Station and one other station. And in Munich trains arrive at München-Karlsfeld and 19 other train stations.

From Cologne to Munich train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 5 hours and 44 minutes. If you are looking to get to Munich faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 20 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn offers 139 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £96.61 for a one-way train ticket to Munich.

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5h 44m
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£89.36

DB Eurocity

DB Eurocity train tickets from Cologne to Munich start from £65.03, and on average cost £84.74. Daily there are 1 DB Eurocity schedules to Munich. DB Eurocity in Cologne leaves from Central Station and one other station. And in Munich trains arrive at München Train Station and one other train station.

From Cologne to Munich train travel on DB Eurocity takes 5 hours and 59 minutes. If you are looking to get to Munich faster, DB Eurocity offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 20 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Munich on a weekend there is typically one DB Eurocity scheduled trip per day, which will cost £91.16 for a one-way weekend reservation from Cologne.

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5h 59m
Avg. Price
£84.74

DB Intercity

DB Intercity train tickets from Cologne to Munich start from £25.61, and on average cost £64.75. Daily there are 1 DB Intercity schedules to Munich. DB Intercity in Cologne leaves from Central Station and one other station. And in Munich trains arrive at München Train Station and one other train station.

From Cologne to Munich train travel on DB Intercity takes 6 hours and 30 minutes. If you are looking to get to Munich faster, DB Intercity offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 20 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Munich on a weekend there is typically one DB Intercity scheduled trip per day, which will cost £91.16 for a one-way weekend reservation from Cologne.

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6h 30m
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£64.75

DB Intercity-Express

DB Intercity-Express train tickets from Cologne to Munich start from £17.05, and on average cost £92.01. Daily there are 47 DB Intercity-Express schedules to Munich. DB Intercity-Express in Cologne leaves from Central Station and one other station. And in Munich trains arrive at München Train Station and 8 other train stations.

From Cologne to Munich train travel on DB Intercity-Express takes 4 hours and 53 minutes. If you are looking to get to Munich faster, DB Intercity-Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 20 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, DB Intercity-Express offers 29 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £101.92 for a one-way train ticket to Munich.

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4h 53m
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£92.01

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Cologne to Munich start from £50.93, and on average cost £81.84. Daily there are 4 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Munich. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Cologne leaves from Central Station, And in Munich trains arrive at München Train Station and 10 other train stations.

From Cologne to Munich train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 5 hours and 58 minutes. If you are looking to get to Munich faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 20 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Munich on a weekend there is typically one Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company scheduled trip per day, which will cost for a one-way weekend reservation from Cologne.

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5h 58m
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£81.84
There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Munich that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Cologne serving this route is Central Station, Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12.
  • Central Station
  • Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
There are 15 different stations where trains arrive to in Munich. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Cologne serving this route is München-Karlsfeld, München Train Station, München-Aubing, München-Freiham, München-Lochhausen, München-Allach, München-Neuaubing, München Leienfelsstr., München-Westkreuz, München-Langwied, München-Untermenzing, München-Obermenzing, München-Feldmoching, München-fasanerie, München-Pasing.
  • München-Karlsfeld
  • München Train Station
  • München-Aubing
  • München-Freiham
  • München-Lochhausen
  • München-Allach
  • München-Neuaubing
  • München Leienfelsstr.
  • München-Westkreuz
  • München-Langwied
  • München-Untermenzing
  • München-Obermenzing
  • München-Feldmoching
  • München-fasanerie
  • München-Pasing