Duration 10h 12m
Distance 434 miles
Average price £242
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cologne and Skipton takes 10h 12m and the fastest train takes 7h 12m. The train service runs several times per day from Cologne to Skipton. 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. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. London Kings Cross
  4. Leeds
  5. Skipton
8h 36m
£143 - £442

Cologne to Skipton train times

Trains run every four hours between Cologne and Skipton. The service departs Cologne at 19:43 in the evening, which arrives into Skipton at 12:08. All services require a transfer, and take on average 10h 12m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Cologne to Skipton. However, there are services departing from Koeln Hbf and arriving at Skipton via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, London Kings Cross and Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 36m.

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The distance between Cologne and Skipton is 434 miles.

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

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Cologne to Skipton train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Skipton station.

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Skipton is 1h behind Cologne. It is currently 7:19 PM in Cologne and 6:19 PM in Skipton.

There are 769+ hotels available in Skipton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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