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Trains Cologne to Bottrop: Times, Prices and Tickets

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

Prices will vary when you travel from Cologne to Bottrop. On average, though, you'll pay about $ 18.65 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $ 9.24, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. 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.

Cologne to Bottrop by train

Best price $ 9.24
Journey duration 1 h 44 min
Connections per day 380
First departure 03:15
Last departure 01:57
Distance 41 mi
Departure Cologne
Arrival Bottrop
Carriers Bahn, Deutsche Bahn

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

The journey from Cologne to Bottrop covers a distance of 41 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 1 h 44 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 1 h 2 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 Bottrop faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the first and last departures from Cologne to Bottrop?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Cologne to Bottrop, which usually leaves at 03:15. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 01:57. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations can I use to travel from Cologne to Bottrop?

You will be able to leave Cologne by using stations such as Köln Süd, Köln West, Heumarkt, Köln and Köln Hbf. These connect you to stations including Bottrop-Boy, Vonderort Bahnhof, Bottrop, Bottrop Hbf and Bottrop-Vonderort in Bottrop. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Cologne or in Bottrop, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do journeys run from Cologne to Bottrop?

The route from Cologne to Bottrop is served by providers including Bahn and Deutsche Bahn. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 399 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Cologne 380 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Cologne to Bottrop, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 380 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.


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