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Duration 18h 16m
Distance 1106.4 km
Average price 240€
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cologne and Lucca takes 18h 16m and the fastest train takes 12h 58m. The train service runs several times per day from Cologne to Lucca. 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. Siegburg/Bonn
  2. Basel Sbb
  3. Milano Centrale
  4. Firenze S.M.N.
  5. Lucca
15h 4m
169€ - 421€

Cologne to Lucca train times

Trains run three times a day between Cologne and Lucca. The earliest departure is at 06:31 in the morning, and the last departure from Cologne is at 16:31 which arrives into Lucca at 15:29. All services require a transfer, and take on average 18h 16m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cologne to Lucca. However, there are services departing from Koeln Hbf and arriving at Lucca via Siegburg/Bonn, Basel Sbb, Milano Centrale and Firenze S.M.N.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 4m.

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The distance between Cologne and Lucca is 832 km. The road distance is 1106.4 km.

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Cologne to Lucca train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Siegburg/Bonn station.

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

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There are 2437+ hotels available in Lucca. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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