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Bielefeld to Cologne train - cost & duration

Cheapest price$22.60
Shortest Duration2h 0m
Trips per day66
train carriers4
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How to book cheap Bielefeld to Cologne train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Bielefeld to Cologne is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Bielefeld to Cologne were $27.19. By booking 4 days out, tickets are on average $11.31 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Bielefeld to Cologne?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Bielefeld to Cologne by train is at 6:00 AM on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 5:00 PM on Wednesday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Deutsche Bahn from Bielefeld to Cologne has the most daily schedules

On average there are 66 train trips per day. Deutsche Bahn has the most options for departures from Bielefeld to Cologne, with an average of 29 trips per day and 89 monthly trips. 4 train carriers currently travel from Bielefeld to Cologne. Of the 66 trips there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Bus from Bielefeld to Cologne starts at $11.33.

4 carriers offer Bielefeld to Cologne train trips

Deutsche Bahn

Book Deutsche Bahn from Bielefeld to Cologne from $22.60. There are 29 Deutsche Bahn schedules from Bielefeld to Cologne and you can expect on average to pay $33.66 for a Deutsche Bahn ticket to Cologne. In Bielefeld, Deutsche Bahn departs to Cologne from Brake(b Bielefeld) and 4 other stations. In Cologne, Deutsche Bahn arrives at Central Station and 1 other station.

An average trip on Deutsche Bahn from Bielefeld to Cologne takes 2 hours and 55 minutes, while the fastest available Deutsche Bahn trip will get you to Cologne in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Deutsche Bahn offers 29 trips per day and you could expect to pay $33.66 for a weekend getaway trip to Cologne.

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2h 55m
Avg. Price
$33.66

DB Intercity

Book DB Intercity from Bielefeld to Cologne from $22.64. There are 5 DB Intercity schedules from Bielefeld to Cologne and you can expect on average to pay $34.26 for a DB Intercity ticket to Cologne. In Bielefeld, DB Intercity departs to Cologne from Brake(b Bielefeld) and 3 other stations. In Cologne, DB Intercity arrives at Central Station and no other station.

An average trip on DB Intercity from Bielefeld to Cologne takes 2 hours and 48 minutes, while the fastest available DB Intercity trip will get you to Cologne in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, DB Intercity offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay $34.26 for a weekend getaway trip to Cologne.

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Avg. Time
2h 48m
Avg. Price
$34.26

DB Intercity-Express

Book DB Intercity-Express from Bielefeld to Cologne from $22.64. There are 7 DB Intercity-Express schedules from Bielefeld to Cologne and you can expect on average to pay $36.49 for a DB Intercity-Express ticket to Cologne. In Bielefeld, DB Intercity-Express departs to Cologne from Brake(b Bielefeld) and 5 other stations. In Cologne, DB Intercity-Express arrives at Central Station and no other station.

An average trip on DB Intercity-Express from Bielefeld to Cologne takes 2 hours and 25 minutes, while the fastest available DB Intercity-Express trip will get you to Cologne in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, DB Intercity-Express offers 7 trips per day and you could expect to pay $36.49 for a weekend getaway trip to Cologne.

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Avg. Time
2h 25m
Avg. Price
$36.49

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

Book Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company from Bielefeld to Cologne from $22.60. There are 24 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules from Bielefeld to Cologne and you can expect on average to pay $41.31 for a Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company ticket to Cologne. In Bielefeld, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company departs to Cologne from Brake(b Bielefeld) and 5 other stations. In Cologne, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company arrives at Central Station and no other station.

An average trip on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company from Bielefeld to Cologne takes 3 hours and 12 minutes, while the fastest available Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company trip will get you to Cologne in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 24 trips per day and you could expect to pay $41.31 for a weekend getaway trip to Cologne.

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3h 12m
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$41.31
Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include 7 stations that have train departures from Bielefeld. Most train trips to Cologne will depart from Brake(b Bielefeld), Windelsbleiche, Sennestadt, Bielefeld-Senne, Quelle, Ubbedissen, Bielefeld Ost.
  • Brake(b Bielefeld)
  • Windelsbleiche
  • Sennestadt
  • Bielefeld-Senne
  • Quelle
  • Ubbedissen
  • Bielefeld Ost
Train trips arrive in Cologne at 2 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. Central Station, Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 are the main train stations in Cologne for trips arriving from Bielefeld.
  • Central Station
  • Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12