The distance between Kraków to Cologne is 573.40 miles or 922.56 km. A train trip from Kraków to Cologne typically takes 17 hours, If you are looking to get to Cologne faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Deutsche Bahn. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 16 hours and 40 minutes to get from Kraków to Cologne.
Going from Kraków to Cologne by train takes over 17 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 Saturday trains from Kraków 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 7 schedules to compare for your trip to Cologne. One train carrier operates regular service on the Kraków to Cologne route. Deutsche Bahn offers the most scheduled departures between Kraków to Cologne, usually offering 7 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Kraków 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.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Kraków to Cologne, which start at $42.48.
Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Kraków to Cologne start from $100.98, and on average cost $118.16. Daily there are 7 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Cologne. Deutsche Bahn in Kraków leaves from Central Station and one other station. And in Cologne trains arrive at Central Station and 5 other train stations.
From Kraków to Cologne train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 17 hours and 2 minutes. If you are looking to get to Cologne faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 17 hours and 0 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn offers 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $118.64 for a one-way train ticket to Cologne.