Cheap train tickets from Alphen aan den Rijn to Cologne

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How much are train tickets from Alphen aan den Rijn to Cologne?

Lowest Price$22.15
Fastest3h 3m
Daily Schedules37
train companies2
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Alphen aan den Rijn to Cologne?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Alphen aan den Rijn to Cologne 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 Alphen aan den Rijn to Cologne was $40.24. 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 ride from Alphen aan den Rijn to Cologne?

The distance between Alphen aan den Rijn and Cologne is approximately 128.36 miles, or 206.53 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 4 hours and 26 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 3 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Alphen aan den Rijn to Cologne?

On Tuesday trains from Alphen aan den Rijn to Cologne 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Deutsche Bahn has the most connections between Alphen aan den Rijn to Cologne

Typically there are 37 schedules to compare for your trip to Cologne. On the route to Cologne 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Deutsche Bahn offers the most scheduled departures between Alphen aan den Rijn to Cologne, usually offering 27 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Alphen aan den Rijn to Cologne, 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.

Here are the 2 train companies that operate from Alphen aan den Rijn to Cologne

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Alphen aan den Rijn to Cologne start from $22.15, and on average cost $42.22. Daily there are 27 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Cologne. Deutsche Bahn in Alphen aan den Rijn leaves from Train Station, And in Cologne trains arrive at Central Station and one other train station.

From Alphen aan den Rijn to Cologne train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 4 hours and 24 minutes. If you are looking to get to Cologne faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 3 minutes.

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Avg. Time
4h 24m
Avg. Price
$42.22

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Alphen aan den Rijn to Cologne start from $22.15, and on average cost $40.12. Daily there are 10 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Cologne. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Alphen aan den Rijn leaves from Train Station, And in Cologne trains arrive at Central Station,

From Alphen aan den Rijn to Cologne train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 4 hours and 30 minutes. If you are looking to get to Cologne faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 3 minutes.

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Avg. Time
4h 30m
Avg. Price
$40.12
There is one train station from which trains depart Alphen aan den Rijn on their way to Cologne. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Alphen aan den Rijn are:
  • Train Station
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Cologne. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving stations in Cologne:
  • Central Station
  • Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12