Duration 7h 34m
Distance 650.8 km
Average price 950 kr
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cologne and Kolding takes 7h 34m and the fastest train takes 7h 28m. The train service runs several times per day from Cologne to Kolding. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Koeln Hbf
  2. Hamburg Hbf
  3. Kolding
7h 48m
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633 kr - 1511 kr

Cologne to Kolding train times

Trains run twice daily between Cologne and Kolding. The earliest departure is at 06:19 in the morning, and the last departure from Cologne is at 08:12 which arrives into Kolding at 15:40. All services require a transfer at HAMBURG HBF and take an average of 7h 34m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cologne to Kolding. However, there are services departing from Koeln Hbf and arriving at Kolding via Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 48m.

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The distance between Cologne and Kolding is 534 km. The road distance is 650.8 km.

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

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Cologne to Kolding train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Kolding station.

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There are 634+ hotels available in Kolding. Prices start at 750 kr DKK per night.

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What companies run services between Cologne and Kolding?

You can take a train from Cologne to Kolding via Hamburg Hbf in around 7h 48m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
600 kr - 900 kr

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 Koeln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
600 kr - 900 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kolding
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
460 kr - 650 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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