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Journey details

Best price 10.97$
Journey duration 4 h 25 min
Connections per day 169
First departure: 03:20
Last departure: 22:46
Distance 360km

With virail the cheapest train tickets from Hamburg to Cologne

With Virail you can find the best train connection from Hamburg to Cologne , you just need to enter the date of your trip and we will find the best solution for you! On our platform you can also choose between a round-trip ticket or a one-way ticket and you can filter your results by price and departure. Once you chose the best ticket for your trip we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website where you will be able to book and pay your ticket. Virail is a metasearch platform with customers from more than 30 countries. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies serve the route from Hamburg to Cologne?

Virail cooperates with more than 200 partners in Europe and in the rest of the world, among which also Deutsche Bahn serving the train route Hamburg - Cologne.

Deutsche Bahn is the German national company. It covers not only national and international long-distance routes to the neighbouring countries, but also regional, local and suburban transportation.

How much is the cheapest train ticket from Hamburg to Cologne?

Booking in advance really allows you to save some money: in fact, you can get cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Cologne also for only 9,99 $, while the average price is 58,00 $.

Ticket price Hamburg - Cologne every day

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16 $19 $15 $15 $ More 19 $ More
More 22 $11 $11 $ More 22 $ More
38 $60 $49 $49 $ More 137 $ More
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Trains from Hamburg to Cologne


When travelling by train, never forget to keep your ticket with you: make sure to print it out in advance or to download the mobile version if allowed.

When it comes to short distances, bus and carpooling represent a good alternative to the train journey, especially if you are travelling with a limited budget.

Which stations do the trains to Cologne leave from?

The trains to Cologne can leave from Hamburg Hbf and arrive at Köln West, Heumarkt, Köln, Köln Hbf or Barbarossaplatz, Köln.

How many train connections are there from Hamburg to Cologne every day?

How long will it take you from Hamburg to Cologne by train and when do the trains leave?

On average, it takes 4 hours and 50 minutes to get to Cologne by train, but you will need 4 hours and 15 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 07:05, whereas the last one leaves Hamburg at 22:05.

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