If you are flexible with your travel dates, always consider that you can buy extremely cheap train tickets if you avoid travelling in the weekends and if you choose to travel during the low season.
When travelling on such short distances, you can take into account also busses and carpooling options: with some luck you will find very cheap options, even if you book on short notice.
Which stations serve the rail line Cologne - Duisburg?
The trains to Duisburg can leave from Köln West, Hans-Böckler-Platz/Bahnhof West, Köln or Köln Hbf and arrive at Duisburg Hbf.
How many connections are there to go Duisburg from Cologne by train per day?
123 connections are available every day to travel from Cologne to Duisburg by train. Please know that there are 91 routes which include at least one change versus only 32 routes which are direct lines. Consequently, please notice that even if the trip is longer, a ticket with one change is sometimes much more efficient especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last moment. We strongly recommend you to select a ticket for a direct line if you prefer not to change trains.
How long does it take from Cologne to Duisburg and when do the trains leave?
The first train to Duisburg leaves at 00:03, whereas the last one at 01:03. On average, the journey lasts 1 hour and 27 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Duisburg in 50 minutes.