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Cologne-Luxembourg Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 159 daily trains from Cologne to Luxembourg. Traveling by train from Cologne to Luxembourg usually takes around 4 hours and 40 minutes, but the fastest DB Intercity train can make the trip in 3 hours and 26 minutes.

Distance99 mi (159 km)
Fastest train3h 26m
Lowest price$24.74
Trains per day2
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines2

Which train should you take from Cologne to Luxembourg?

2 train services operate from Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia to Luxembourg, Luxembourg. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 157 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity23h 30m$35.39
Deutsche Bahn1574h 42m$34.12

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Cologne to Luxembourg 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 Luxembourg?

The distance between Cologne and Luxembourg is approximately 99 miles, or 159 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 40 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 26 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Cologne to Luxembourg are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Tuesday 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 3:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00pm. 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 Luxembourg?

There are 159 scheduled trains on most days. 2 of these are direct connections to Luxembourg. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Luxembourg to Cologne. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Cologne to Luxembourg for $40.85.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Cologne?

Departure stations

There are two stations in Cologne where you can board the train to Luxembourg.

Train stations in Cologne:

  • Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12

Where is the train station in Luxembourg?

Arrival stations

There are more train stations and stops in Luxembourg than most cities. Most trains from Cologne will stop at one (or more) of the 5 following stations in Luxembourg:

Train stations in Luxembourg:

  • Cents-hamm

  • Rue De La Déportation

  • Pfaffenthal-Kirchberg

  • Dommeldange

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