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Duration 15h 1m
Distance 787 km
Average price 416€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Carmarthen and Cologne takes 15h 1m and the fastest train takes 9h. The train service runs several times per day from Carmarthen 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.


  1. Carmarthen
  2. Cardiff Central
  3. London St Pancras Eurostar
  4. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  5. Cologne
10h 14m
229€ - 685€

Carmarthen to Cologne train times

Trains run twice daily between Carmarthen and Cologne. The service departs Carmarthen at 20:11 in the evening, which arrives into Cologne at 14:15. All services require a transfer, and take on average 15h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Carmarthen to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Carmarthen and arriving at Koeln Hbf via Cardiff Central, Paddington, London St Pancras Eurostar and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 14m.

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The distance between Carmarthen and Cologne is 787 km.

Carmarthen to Cologne train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Carmarthen station.

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Carmarthen to Cologne train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Koeln Hbf station.

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Cologne is 1h ahead of Carmarthen. It is currently 10:32 PM in Carmarthen and 11:32 PM in Cologne.

There are 1937+ hotels available in Cologne. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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