Duration 4h 27m
Distance 365.2 km
Average price -1€
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cologne and Goslar takes 4h 27m and the fastest train takes 4h 5m. There is a train service every few hours from Cologne to Goslar. 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. Hannover Hauptbahnhof
  3. Goslar
4h 17m
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Cologne to Goslar train times

Trains run every two hours between Cologne and Goslar. The earliest departure is at 17:48 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Cologne is at 22:39 which arrives into Goslar at 06:53. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 27m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct train from Cologne to Goslar. However, there are services departing from Koeln Hbf and arriving at Goslar via Hannover Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 17m.

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The distance between Cologne and Goslar is 264 km. The road distance is 365.2 km.

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

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Cologne to Goslar train services, operated by Erixx, arrive at Goslar station.

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