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Trains Recklinghausen to Cologne: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Recklinghausen to Cologne?

When you're traveling from Recklinghausen to Cologne, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $ 23.19. You might be able to find prices as low as $ 9.24, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Recklinghausen to Cologne by train

Best price $ 9.24
Journey duration 1 h 53 min
Connections per day 389
First departure 02:00
Last departure 01:55
Distance 48.5 mi
Departure Recklinghausen
Arrival Cologne
Carriers Bahn, Deutsche Bahn, Saveatrain

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$ 9.24
Maximum price
$ 65.58

Recklinghausen - Cologne


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Saturday, September 17th 2022
Deutsche Bahn-logo
Recklinghausen Hbf - Köln Hbf
9:00pm - 10:16pm
Deutsche Bahn
1h 16min
CO2: 0.22kg

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

The journey from Recklinghausen to Cologne covers a distance of 48.5 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 1 h 53 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 1 h 6 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 Recklinghausen to Cologne faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

At what time of the day can I travel from Recklinghausen to Cologne?

If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Recklinghausen to Cologne leaving at 02:00. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 01:55.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

When traveling from Recklinghausen to Cologne by train, which stations can I use?

You will be able to leave Recklinghausen by using stations such as Recklinghausen Hbf and Recklinghausen Süd. These connect you to stations including Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12, Köln Süd, Köln West and Heumarkt, Köln in Cologne. 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 Recklinghausen or in Cologne, for your convenience while traveling.

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

If you want to get from Recklinghausen to Cologne, you can travel with providers such as Bahn, Deutsche Bahn and Saveatrain. You will find a maximum number of 399 departures per day. On average, there are 389 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 11 direct journeys between Recklinghausen and Cologne. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 378 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.


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