Cheap Cologne to Merseburg train tickets

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Lowest Price£30.97
Fastest4h 49m
Daily Schedules136
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How to book cheap train tickets from Cologne to Merseburg ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Cologne to Merseburg 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 Merseburg was £89.69. 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 Merseburg ? How far is Cologne to Merseburg ?

The distance between Cologne to Merseburg is 220.08 miles or 354.09 km. A train trip from Cologne to Merseburg typically takes 6 hours and 31 minutes. If you are looking to get to Merseburg faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by DB Intercity-Express. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 4 hours and 49 minutes to get from Cologne to Merseburg.

Going from Cologne to Merseburg by train takes over 6 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 Merseburg 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

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

Typically there are 136 schedules to compare for your trip to Merseburg. On the route to Merseburg 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Deutsche Bahn offers the most scheduled departures between Cologne to Merseburg, usually offering 96 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Cologne to Merseburg, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Cologne to Merseburg, which start at £35.35.

Cologne to Merseburg is served by 3 train carriers

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Cologne to Merseburg start from £30.97, and on average cost £85.98. Daily there are 96 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Merseburg. Deutsche Bahn in Cologne leaves from Central Station and one other station. And in Merseburg trains arrive at Merseburg Bergmannsring and 2 other train stations.

From Cologne to Merseburg train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 6 hours and 32 minutes. If you are looking to get to Merseburg faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 49 minutes.

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6h 32m
Avg. Price
£85.98

DB Intercity-Express

DB Intercity-Express train tickets from Cologne to Merseburg start from £70.65, and on average cost £102.42. Daily there are 30 DB Intercity-Express schedules to Merseburg. DB Intercity-Express in Cologne leaves from Central Station and one other station. And in Merseburg trains arrive at Bahnhofsplatz 1,

From Cologne to Merseburg train travel on DB Intercity-Express takes 5 hours and 21 minutes. If you are looking to get to Merseburg faster, DB Intercity-Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 49 minutes.

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5h 21m
Avg. Price
£102.42

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Cologne to Merseburg start from £70.65, and on average cost £87.04. Daily there are 10 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Merseburg. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Cologne leaves from Central Station and one other station. And in Merseburg trains arrive at Bahnhofsplatz 1 and 2 other train stations.

From Cologne to Merseburg train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 10 hours and 1 minutes. If you are looking to get to Merseburg faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 49 minutes.

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10h 1m
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£87.04
There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Merseburg 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 3 different stations where trains arrive to in Merseburg. 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 Bahnhofsplatz 1, Merseburg Bergmannsring, Beuna(Geiseltal).
  • Bahnhofsplatz 1
  • Merseburg Bergmannsring
  • Beuna(Geiseltal)