Trains Cologne to Bonn: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Cologne to Bonn by train

The journey from Cologne to Bonn by train is 15.16 mi and takes 0 hr 35 min. There are 13 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:03 AM and the last at 5:55 AM. It is possible to travel from Cologne to Bonn by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration0 hr 35 min
Connection per Day13
First Departure12:03 AM
Last Departure5:55 AM
Distance15.16 mi
DepartureCologne
ArrivalBonn
CarriersNational Express, DB - Regional ExpressMore

Cologne to Bonn Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, May 30, 2024

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How much do train tickets from Cologne to Bonn cost?

The prices for train tickets from Cologne to Bonn vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Cologne to Bonn will cost . The average train ticket price is approximately . For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Cologne to Bonn. On average, though, you'll pay about for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How much time will it take to go from Cologne to Bonn by train?

Traveling from Cologne to Bonn by train will usually take 0 hr 35 min. This journey covers a distance of 15.16 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 0 hr 35 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey from Cologne to Bonn covers a distance of 15.16 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 0 hr 35 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 0 hr 20 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Cologne to Bonn faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

Which stations can I use on the Cologne to Bonn route?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Cologne from the following stations: Cologne Bonn Airport,Köln, Hbf,Koeln Messe/deutz,Köln-Mülheim . Arriving at Bonn, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Bonn Thomastr.,Bonn Hauptbahnhof,Beuel Ringstr., Bonn,Bonn, Museumsmeile,Bad Godesberg Bahnhof, Bonn. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Bonn.

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

The route from Cologne to Bonn is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Cologne 13 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Cologne to Bonn, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 9 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 4 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Cologne to Bonn. 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 Cologne to Bonn
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Cologne to Bonn.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Cologne to Bonn, 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 Cologne to Bonn.

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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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $8.94 to $15.19 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 41% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Cologne to Bonn

The cheapest Cologne - Bonn train tickets can be found for as low as $10.25 if you’re lucky, or $12.76 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $16.40.

Find the best day to travel to Bonn by train

When travelling to Bonn 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.

National Express is a British multinational public transport company that operates bus, and rail services in the UK, Europe, North Africa, and North America. The company was founded in 1972 and has its headquarters in Birmingham, UK. National Express operates a fleet of over 1,600 buses, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. The company also operates rail services in the UK, including the East Anglia franchise.

Regional Express (Rex) is an Australian airline that operates scheduled regional flights to over 60 destinations across Australia. The airline was founded in 2002 and has its headquarters in Mascot, New South Wales. Rex operates a fleet of over 60 aircraft, including Saab 340 turboprops and Boeing 737-800NG jets. The airline's main focus is on providing affordable air travel to regional communities, with a strong emphasis on safety, reliability, and customer service. Rex also offers a frequent flyer program, Rex Business Flyer, and has partnerships with other airlines such as Qantas and Virgin Australia.

Regionalbahn is a type of train service in Germany that operates on regional routes, connecting smaller towns and cities with larger ones. These trains are usually slower than intercity trains, but they make more stops and are more affordable. Regionalbahn trains are operated by various companies, including Deutsche Bahn, and they offer single and multiple-day tickets. The trains are often used by commuters and tourists who want to explore the countryside and smaller towns.

Services on board National Express, DB - Regional Express and DB - Regionalbahn from Cologne to Bonn
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Cologne to Bonn CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
1.71kg
Bus
1.83kg
Flight
4.88kg
Car
3.9kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Cologne to Bonn by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Cologne and Bonn are 1.71kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Cologne and Bonn? By taking the train between Cologne and Bonn you will save 3.17kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.12kg compared to a bus and 2.19kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Cologne and Bonn by train?
Cologne to Bonn is 15.16 mi.
How long does the train between Cologne and Bonn take?
Cologne to Bonn is on average 0 hr 35 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 20 min.
Which companies operate from Cologne to Bonn?
The train journey from Cologne to Bonn is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: National Express, DB - Regional Express, DB - Regionalbahn and MittelrheinBahn.
How many train connections per day go from Cologne to Bonn?
Cologne to Bonn has 13 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Cologne to Bonn leave?
The earliest train from Cologne to Bonn departs at 12:03 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 Cologne to Bonn depart?
The latest train from Cologne to Bonn departs at 5:55 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
How many direct connections depart from Cologne to Bonn?
There are on average 9 direct connection(s) from Cologne to go to Bonn.
What's the fastest journey time between Cologne to Bonn by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Cologne and Bonn is 0 hr 20 min.
Is there a direct train from Cologne to Bonn?
Yes, there is a direct train between Cologne and Bonn.
What are the CO2 emissions for Cologne to Bonn by train?
The train journey from Cologne to Bonn creates 1.71kg of CO2 emissions.

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