Duration 41 min
Distance 40.5 km
Average price 11€
Frequency 7/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Düsseldorf and Koelnmesse takes 41 min and the fastest train takes 19 min. The train runs at least 7 times per hour from Düsseldorf to Koelnmesse. 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 • 36 min

  1. Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Koelnmesse
36 min
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7€ - 50€

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Want to know about travelling from Düsseldorf to Koelnmesse? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dusseldorf Hbf and arriving at Koln Messe/Deutz. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Koelnmesse is 34 km. The road distance is 40.5 km.

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Düsseldorf to Koelnmesse train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Dusseldorf Hbf station.

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Düsseldorf to Koelnmesse train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Koln Messe/Deutz station.

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There are 1104+ hotels available in Koelnmesse. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Düsseldorf and Koelnmesse?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Düsseldorf to Koelnmesse hourly. Tickets cost 16€ - 22€ and the journey takes 25 min. Five other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 22€

About Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Koln Messe/Deutz
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 22€
Website
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 12€

About National Express

Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gleis 11-12
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Bf Deutz / Messe Lanxess Arena
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
National Express Rail

Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 10€

About Deutsche Bahn Regional

Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl. 9-10
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Bf Deutz / Messe Lanxess Arena
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€

About Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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.

Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 22€

About Dutch Railways (NS)

Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 22€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 13€
1st Class
15€ - 22€

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 15€

About Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly

About AR Abellio Rail NRW GmbH

Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Bf Deutz / Messe Lanxess Arena
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
AR Abellio Rail NRW GmbH

Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 10€

About S-Bahn Köln

Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Bf Deutz / Messe Lanxess Arena
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
S-Bahn Köln

Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Bf Deutz / Messe Lanxess Arena
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily

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