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Cologne to Copenhagen by train

The journey from Cologne to Copenhagen by train is 401.58 mi and takes 10 hr 58 min. There are 7 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:15 AM and the last at 4:14 PM. It is possible to travel from Cologne to Copenhagen by train for as little as $30.77 or as much as $92.34. The best price for this journey is $30.77.

Lowest Price$30.77
Journey Duration10 hr 58 min
Connection per Day7
Lowest Price$30.77
Highest Price$92.34
First Departure12:15 AM
Last Departure4:14 PM
Distance401.58 mi
DepartureCologne
ArrivalCopenhagen
CarriersEuroCity, DB - InterCity Express (ICE)More

Cologne to Copenhagen Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 29, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Cologne to Copenhagen by train?

Prices will vary when you travel from Cologne to Copenhagen. On average, though, you'll pay about $62.66 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $30.77, 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.
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The prices for train tickets from Cologne to Copenhagen 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. The average train ticket price is approximately $62.66. 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.

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

The distance between Cologne and Copenhagen is approximately 401.58 mi. In general, it will take you about 10 hr 58 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey between Cologne and Copenhagen runs for about 401.58 mi and usually takes approximately 10 hr 58 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 9 hr 35 min. If you are trying to get from Cologne to Copenhagen 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.

What are the stations on the Cologne to Copenhagen route?

You will be able to leave Cologne by using stations such as Cologne Bonn Airport,Koeln Messe/deutz,Köln-Mülheim ,Köln, Hbf. These connect you to stations including Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade,Copenhagen Airport in Copenhagen. 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 Copenhagen, for your convenience while traveling.

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

On average, there are 7 daily departures from Cologne to Copenhagen. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 0 departures from Cologne which travel directly to Copenhagen. There are 7 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Cologne to Copenhagen. 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 Copenhagen
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Cologne to Copenhagen.

Book in advance and save

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

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 Copenhagen by train

When travelling to Copenhagen 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.

Eurocity (EC) trains are specifically designed for short and long-distance travel, connecting major cities in various European countries as part of the extensive international train services. Eurocity (EC) trains are operated by a range of national railway companies across Europe, including Deutsche Bahn (Germany), SNCF (France), Trenitalia (Italy), SBB (Switzerland), and ÖBB (Austria). The Eurocity (EC) service offers regular schedules and convenient connections between prominent cities like Paris, Berlin, Milan, and Vienna.

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.

Express InterCity is a type of train service that operates in many countries around the world. It is designed to provide fast and efficient transportation between major cities, with limited stops along the way. Express InterCity trains typically offer amenities such as comfortable seating, air conditioning, and onboard food and beverage service. They may also have first-class or business-class seating options for passengers who want extra comfort and amenities. Express InterCity trains are often a popular choice for business travelers, tourists, and commuters who need to travel between cities quickly and conveniently.

Ticket types and facilities from Cologne to Copenhagen

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by EuroCity, FlixTrain and DB - InterCity Express (ICE) when traveling from Cologne to Copenhagen.

Second Class

With Deutsche Bahn's Eurocity trains, a second-class ticket guarantees you a more affordable journey. Throughout your trip, you can access basic facilities like electrical outlets, air conditioning, and a bar carriage.
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First Class

If you wish to elevate your travel experience in a quieter place with additional services such as adjustable seats, more legroom, catering service, and seat selection, you can opt for the first-class tickets on Deutsche Bahn's Eurocity trains.
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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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Second Class

Deutshce Bahn's second class ensures a comfortable journey with standard seating arrangements with free Wi-Fi, power socket, and. Second class passengers can buy food and drinks from the bar/bistro car or restaurant car.
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First Class

First Class travel with Deutsche Bahn provides a luxurious experience with comfortable seats and many amenities such as spacious seating with personalized on-seat service and exclusive lounge access at major stations. First-class passengers can have their orders delivered to their seats, but if you do not want to wait, you can also dine in the restaurant car or buy food and drinks from the bar/bistro car.
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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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DB's EC trains feature recently updated coaches equipped with power sockets.
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Deutsche Bahn is progressively adding free WiFi to their EC trains.
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On DB Eurocity trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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The Mobility Service assists with boarding, disembarking, and train transitions. Additionally, the staff is ready to address any inquiries or provide support to ensure a smooth journey.
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On EC trains, dine in the onboard restaurant or grab a quick bite from the bistro. First Class passengers receive complimentary meals at their seat. DB provides diverse, locally-sourced food options, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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DB's EC trains now boast modernized carriages with air conditioning.
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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
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On ICE trains, enjoy free WiFi and access the ICE portal for movies, TV shows, audiobooks, games, and reading material.
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Seek tranquillity on ICE Frankfurt in Coach 21 (second class) and Coach 28/29 (first class). On ICE 104/105 Basel, it's Coach 31 (second class) and Coach 38/39 (first class).
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Stay charged with a power socket available for every two seats on the train.
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On ICE-trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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For assistance in boarding, changing trains, or other queries, reach out to DB’s Mobility Service. The staff is always ready to assist and ensure a smooth journey.
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With ICE, choose between a full menu at the onboard restaurant or quick snacks at the bistro. For First Class passengers, complimentary food and drinks are served directly to your seat. DB's diverse menu, updated quarterly, features local and vegetarian/vegan options.
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ICE trains not only offer air conditioning but are also innovating with eco-friendly systems that both cool and heat using natural refrigerants.
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On Deutsche Bahn trains, make sure it's disassembled and snugly packed in a case or cover with your name labeled on it, and you can bring it on board for free. You're also allowed one regular and one hand luggage item. Just ensure your bike doesn't get in the way of other travelers or block aisles. Note: Special bikes aren't permitted, but if you're an international traveler, there's no need to worry about peak-time restrictions.
Services on board EuroCity, DB - InterCity Express (ICE) and FlixTrain from Cologne to Copenhagen
Compare services on board when travelling from Cologne to Copenhagen by train.
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Cologne to Copenhagen CO2 Emissions by Train

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45.24kg
Bus
48.47kg
Flight
129.26kg
Car
103.41kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Cologne to Copenhagen by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Cologne and Copenhagen are 45.24kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Cologne and Copenhagen? By taking the train between Cologne and Copenhagen you will save 84.02kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 3.23kg compared to a bus and 58.17kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Cologne to Copenhagen?
A train ticket from Cologne to Copenhagen is $62.66. 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 $30.77.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Cologne to Copenhagen?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Cologne to Copenhagen is $30.77. 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 Cologne and Copenhagen by train?
Cologne to Copenhagen is 401.58 mi.
How long does the train between Cologne and Copenhagen take?
Cologne to Copenhagen is on average 10 hr 58 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 9 hr 35 min.
Which companies operate from Cologne to Copenhagen?
The train journey from Cologne to Copenhagen is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: EuroCity, DB - InterCity Express (ICE), FlixTrain and FlixBus.
How many train connections per day go from Cologne to Copenhagen?
Cologne to Copenhagen has 7 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Cologne to Copenhagen leave?
The earliest train from Cologne to Copenhagen departs at 12:15 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 Copenhagen depart?
The latest train from Cologne to Copenhagen departs at 4:14 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 Cologne to Copenhagen 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 $30.77 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.
What's the fastest journey time between Cologne to Copenhagen by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Cologne and Copenhagen is 9 hr 35 min.
Is there a direct train from Cologne to Copenhagen?
Yes, there is a direct train between Cologne and Copenhagen.
What are the CO2 emissions for Cologne to Copenhagen by train?
The train journey from Cologne to Copenhagen creates 45.24kg of CO2 emissions.

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