When it comes to short distances, bus and carpooling represent a good alternative to the train journey, especially if you are travelling with a limited budget.
Which stations do the trains to Berlin leave from?
The trains to Berlin can leave from Cologne Central Station (train), Köln Hbf, Heumarkt, Köln, Cologne Messe/Deutz Station (train), Köln Süd or Köln West and arrive at Berlin Central Station (train), Berlin Südkreuz Station (train), Berlin-Spandau Station (train), Berlin Hbf (tief), Berlin-Spandau, Berlin Gesundbrunnen, Südkreuz Bahnhof (S), Berlin, Berlin Ostbahnhof, Ostbahnhof (S), Berlin, Berlin Ostbahnhof (S), Berlin Südkreuz, Berlin Hbf or Berlin Gesundbrunnen(S).
How many connections are there to go Berlin from Cologne by train per day?
If you want to travel from Cologne to Berlin by train, there are 237 available connections per day. The main part of these connections, that is to say 213 routes, include one or many changes and the rest, that is to say 30 routes, are direct lines. Thus, selecting a ticket with an indirect line could be more efficient if you want to reach Berlin at the last minute especially if there are too few connections even though the trip is longer. Despite that, please take a ticket for a direct line if you do not want any change
When are the frist and last trains from Cologne to Berlin scheduled?
The average duration of the journey is 4 hours and 55 minutes, but the fastest connections take you to Berlin in 4 hours and 17 minutes. The first train leaves from Cologne at 05:07, while the last one leaves at 18:07.