Duration 14h 32m
Distance 1054.8 km
Average price 230€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Cologne and Ferrara takes 14h 32m and the fastest train takes 13h 32m. There is at least one train per day from Cologne to Ferrara. 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. Koeln Hbf
  2. Muenchen Hbf
  3. Padova
  4. Ferrara
12h 34m
104€ - 253€

Cologne to Ferrara train times

Trains run once daily between Cologne and Ferrara. The service departs Cologne at 04:22 in the morning, which arrives into Ferrara at 18:23. All services require a transfer, and take on average 14h 32m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cologne to Ferrara. However, there are services departing from Koeln Hbf and arriving at Ferrara via Muenchen Hbf and Padova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 34m.

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The distance between Cologne and Ferrara is 762 km. The road distance is 1054.8 km.

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Cologne to Ferrara train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Koeln Hbf station.

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Cologne to Ferrara train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Ferrara station.

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