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Duration 5h 38m
Distance 575.3 km
Average price 104€
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The average train between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Cologne takes 5h 38m and the fastest train takes 5h 12m. There is a train service every few hours from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Cologne. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

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  1. Berlin Hbf
  2. Cologne
5h 26m
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30€ - 188€

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Cologne train times

Trains run hourly between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Cologne. The earliest departure is at 11:59 in the morning, and the last departure from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) is at 23:15 which arrives into Cologne at 06:57. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 38m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Sunday, April 11, 2021

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Koeln Hbf via Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 26m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Cologne is 479 km. The road distance is 575.3 km.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Cologne train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Cologne train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Koeln Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Cologne?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf hourly. Tickets cost 95€ - 130€ and the journey takes 4h 23m. Two other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
95€ - 130€

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
95€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
95€ - 140€

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
27€ - 35€
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
27€ - 35€
Website
Flixtrain

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