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Duration 7h 25m
Distance 273 miles
Average price £180
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Cologne and Kent takes 7h 25m and the fastest train takes 4h 25m. There is at least one train per day from Cologne to Kent. 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-Ehrenfeld
  2. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Kent
5h 42m
£125 - £380

Cologne to Kent train times

Trains run once daily between Cologne and Kent. The service departs Cologne at 19:52 in the evening, which arrives into Kent at 19:10. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 25m. 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 Kent. However, there are services departing from Koeln-Ehrenfeld and arriving at Lenham via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 42m.

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The distance between Cologne and Kent is 273 miles.

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

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Cologne to Kent train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Ashford International Eurostar station.

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Kent is 1h behind Cologne. It is currently 7:45 PM in Cologne and 6:45 PM in Kent.

There are 466+ hotels available in Kent. Prices start at £75 per night.

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