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Cologne to Krefeld by train

The journey from Cologne to Krefeld by train is 32.21 mi and takes 2 hr 23 min. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:07 AM and the last at 11:25 PM. It is possible to travel from Cologne to Krefeld by train for as little as $19.81 or as much as $42.80. The best price for this journey is $19.81.

Lowest Price$19.81
Journey Duration2 hr 23 min
Connection per Day4
Lowest Price$19.81
Highest Price$42.80
First Departure12:07 AM
Last Departure11:25 PM
Distance32.21 mi
DepartureCologne
ArrivalKrefeld
CarriersDB - InterCity Express (ICE), National ExpressMore

Cologne to Krefeld Train Times

Departure date
Saturday, May 25, 2024

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

The prices for train tickets from Cologne to Krefeld 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 Krefeld will cost $19.81. The average train ticket price is approximately $26.74. 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 Krefeld. On average, though, you'll pay about $26.74 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 long does it take to get from Cologne to Krefeld by train?

The average journey time is 2 hr 23 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 32.21 mi from Cologne to Krefeld. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Cologne to Krefeld to take longer than 2 hr 23 min. The distance between Cologne and Krefeld is around 32.21 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 2 hr 23 min. However, the fastest routes between Cologne and Krefeld take 0 hr 48 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

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

You can depart from Cologne at stations such as Cologne Bonn Airport,Köln, Hbf,Koeln Messe/deutz,Köln-Mülheim . At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Krefeld at the following stations: Krefeld ZOB,Krefeld-Hohenbudberg Chempark. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Cologne and Krefeld. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do departures from Cologne leave for Krefeld?

The exact number of journeys from Cologne to Krefeld can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 4 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Cologne to Krefeld. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Cologne to Krefeld varies, but in general, you can expect to find 0 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 4 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Cologne to Krefeld. 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 Krefeld
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Cologne to Krefeld.

Book in advance and save

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

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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The cheapest Cologne - Krefeld train tickets can be found for as low as $10.99 if you’re lucky, or $17.41 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $30.38.

Find the best day to travel to Krefeld by train

When travelling to Krefeld 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.

RheinRuhrBahn is a German railway company that operates regional and suburban trains in the Rhine-Ruhr metropolitan region, which includes cities such as Cologne, Düsseldorf, and Essen. The company was founded in 2019 as a joint venture between the German railway company Deutsche Bahn and the British transport company National Express. RheinRuhrBahn operates on several lines, including the S-Bahn Rhein-Ruhr, which connects the cities in the region with each other and with the surrounding areas. The company aims to provide reliable and efficient transportation services to the residents and visitors of the Rhine-Ruhr region.

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.

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.

Ticket types and facilities from Cologne to Krefeld

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

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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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 DB - InterCity Express (ICE), National Express and RheinRuhrBahn from Cologne to Krefeld
Compare services on board when travelling from Cologne to Krefeld by train.
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Cologne to Krefeld CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
3.63kg
Bus
3.89kg
Flight
10.37kg
Car
8.29kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Cologne to Krefeld by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Cologne and Krefeld are 3.63kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Cologne and Krefeld? By taking the train between Cologne and Krefeld you will save 6.74kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.26kg compared to a bus and 4.66kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Cologne to Krefeld?
A train ticket from Cologne to Krefeld is $26.74. 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 $19.81.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Cologne to Krefeld?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Cologne to Krefeld is $19.81. 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 Krefeld by train?
Cologne to Krefeld is 32.21 mi.
How long does the train between Cologne and Krefeld take?
Cologne to Krefeld is on average 2 hr 23 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 48 min.
Which companies operate from Cologne to Krefeld?
The train journey from Cologne to Krefeld is covered by 4 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: DB - InterCity Express (ICE), National Express, RheinRuhrBahn, DB - Regionalbahn and VIAS Rail.
How many train connections per day go from Cologne to Krefeld?
Cologne to Krefeld has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Cologne to Krefeld leave?
The earliest train from Cologne to Krefeld departs at 12:07 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 Krefeld depart?
The latest train from Cologne to Krefeld departs at 11:25 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 Krefeld 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 $19.81 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 Krefeld by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Cologne and Krefeld is 0 hr 48 min.
Is there a direct train from Cologne to Krefeld?
Yes, there is a direct train between Cologne and Krefeld.
What are the CO2 emissions for Cologne to Krefeld by train?
The train journey from Cologne to Krefeld creates 3.63kg of CO2 emissions.

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