Duration 6h 18m
Distance 511.7 km
Average price SFr 130
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cologne and Schaffhausen takes 6h 18m and the fastest train takes 5h 20m. The train service runs several times per day from Cologne to Schaffhausen. 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 via Karlsruhe

  1. Koeln Hbf
  2. Karlsruhe Hbf
  3. Schaffhausen
5h 54m
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SFr 69 - SFr 234

Cologne to Schaffhausen train times

Trains run every three hours between Cologne and Schaffhausen. The service departs Cologne at 23:53 at night, which arrives into Schaffhausen at 09:15. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 18m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cologne to Schaffhausen. However, there are services departing from Koeln Hbf and arriving at Schaffhausen via Karlsruhe Hbf and Singen(Hohentwiel). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 54m.

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The distance between Cologne and Schaffhausen is 380 km. The road distance is 511.7 km.

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

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Cologne to Schaffhausen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Singen(Hohentwiel) station.

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There are 256+ hotels available in Schaffhausen. Prices start at SFr 100 per night.

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You can take a train from Cologne to Schaffhausen via Karlsruhe Hbf and Singen(Hohentwiel) in around 5h 54m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 100

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