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There are 83 daily trains from Cologne to Heppenheim. Traveling by train from Cologne to Heppenheim usually takes around 3 hours, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in one hour and 52 minutes.
|Distance||117 mi (188 km)|
|Fastest train||2h 0m|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn|
Which train should you take from Cologne to Heppenheim?
There are 3 train lines with service from Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia to Heppenheim, Hesse. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 75 trains each day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|DB Intercity-Express||7||2h 39m||€57.56|
|Deutsche Bahn||75||2h 45m||€45.88|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||1||3h 9m||€19.21|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Cologne to Heppenheim during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the train journey from Cologne to Heppenheim?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Cologne to Heppenheim are the most crowded on Wednesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Cologne at 03:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Cologne to Heppenheim?
There are 83 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Heppenheim to Cologne.
Where is the train station in Cologne?
There are two stations in Cologne where you can board the train to Heppenheim.
Train stations in Cologne:
Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Where is the train station in Heppenheim?
Heppenheim has one train station.
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