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Bochum to Cologne by train

The journey from Bochum to Cologne by train is 39.65 mi and takes 1 hr 21 min. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:55 AM and the last at 6:39 PM. It is possible to travel from Bochum to Cologne by train for as little as $5.12 or as much as $31.51. The best price for this journey is $5.12.

Lowest Price$5.12
Journey Duration1 hr 21 min
Connection per Day6
Lowest Price$5.12
Highest Price$31.51
First Departure12:55 AM
Last Departure6:39 PM
Distance39.65 mi
DepartureBochum
ArrivalCologne
CarriersFlixTrain, National Express

Bochum to Cologne Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 29, 2024

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Bochum to Cologne?

The cheapest train tickets from Bochum to Cologne cost $5.12. On average, you can expect to spend around $18.34 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Bochum to Cologne.
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When you're traveling from Bochum to Cologne, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $18.34. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long does the journey from Bochum to Cologne take by train?

With a distance of 39.65 mi between Bochum and Cologne, it will usually take 1 hr 21 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 1 hr 21 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between Bochum and Cologne runs for about 39.65 mi and usually takes approximately 1 hr 21 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 1 hr 7 min. If you are trying to get from Bochum to Cologne as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

Which stations are used when traveling from Bochum to Cologne?

In Bochum, departure stations include Langendreer, Bochum,Wattenscheid-Höntrop,Nordring, Bochum,Wattenscheid Post, Bochum. When you arrive in Cologne, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Cologne Bonn Airport,Koeln Messe/deutz,Köln-Mülheim ,Köln, Hbf. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many journeys from Bochum to Cologne are there every day?

The exact number of journeys from Bochum to Cologne can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 6 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Bochum to Cologne. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Bochum to Cologne varies, but in general, you can expect to find 6 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 0 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Bochum to Cologne. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Bochum to Cologne
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Bochum to Cologne.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Bochum to Cologne, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Bochum to Cologne.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Find the best day to travel to Cologne by train

When travelling to Cologne by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Flixtrain is a European low-cost passenger rail service that offers affordable and comfortable train travel to various destinations across Germany. It is owned and operated by FlixMobility, the parent company of FlixBus, which is a popular bus transportation service in Europe. Flixtrain operates on several routes, including Berlin to Stuttgart, Berlin to Cologne, and Hamburg to Cologne, among others.

Ticket types and facilities from Bochum to Cologne

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by FlixTrain when traveling from Bochum to Cologne.

Standard

A standard ticket on FlixTrain is a regular ticket / second class ticket. Flixtrain standard ticket offers you a comfortable seat, guaranteed Wi-Fi, access to power outlets, and one carry-on and one checked luggage with size restrictions.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Connect effortlessly on FlixTrain and enjoy free WiFi, whether you're catching up on work, chatting, or simply browsing.
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Keep your devices charged and ready. FlixTrain seats come equipped with power sockets and USB outlets.
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For your safety and the comfort of everyone on board, FlixBus permits you to bring one carry-on bag that should fit under the seat or in the overhead compartment. You're also allowed one checked bag, but make sure you can load and unload it by yourself and store it in the overhead space or under your seat. Kindly ensure your luggage isn't bulky or poses a risk to others. Remember, it's up to you to keep track of your belongings during the trip.
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FlixTrain prioritizes comfort for all. Passengers with mobility concerns can book designated seats and utilize complimentary transportation for foldable wheelchairs and mobility aids. Reach out to FlixTrain for any assistance required.
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While FlixTrain doesn't offer onboard catering, you're welcome to bring along your own snacks and beverages.
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With FlixTrain, you can pack an extra piece of luggage, but it's a good idea to book early since train space is limited. Got sports equipment or a big musical instrument? They're welcome too, though an extra fee might apply. If you're cycling around, you can park your bike in specific areas for just 9 Euro, but ensure it's standard-sized and free of extra attachments. Remember to reserve a spot for your bike early, as space fills up fast
Services on board FlixTrain and National Express from Bochum to Cologne
Compare services on board when travelling from Bochum to Cologne by train.
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Bochum to Cologne CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
4.47kg
Bus
4.79kg
Flight
12.76kg
Car
10.21kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Bochum to Cologne by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Bochum and Cologne are 4.47kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Bochum and Cologne? By taking the train between Bochum and Cologne you will save 8.29kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.32kg compared to a bus and 5.74kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Bochum to Cologne?
A train ticket from Bochum to Cologne is $18.34. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $5.12.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Bochum to Cologne?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Bochum to Cologne is $5.12. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Bochum and Cologne by train?
Bochum to Cologne is 39.65 mi.
How long does the train between Bochum and Cologne take?
Bochum to Cologne is on average 1 hr 21 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 7 min.
Which companies operate from Bochum to Cologne?
The train journey from Bochum to Cologne is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixTrain and National Express.
How many train connections per day go from Bochum to Cologne?
Bochum to Cologne has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Bochum to Cologne leave?
The earliest train from Bochum to Cologne departs at 12:55 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Bochum to Cologne depart?
The latest train from Bochum to Cologne departs at 6:39 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Bochum to Cologne in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $5.12 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Bochum to Cologne?
There are on average 6 direct connection(s) from Bochum to go to Cologne.
What's the fastest journey time between Bochum to Cologne by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Bochum and Cologne is 1 hr 7 min.
Is there a direct train from Bochum to Cologne?
Yes, there is a direct train between Bochum and Cologne.
What are the CO2 emissions for Bochum to Cologne by train?
The train journey from Bochum to Cologne creates 4.47kg of CO2 emissions.

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