Duration 9h 35m
Distance 880.5 km
Average price 140€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Denmark and Cologne takes 9h 35m and the fastest train takes 8h 20m. The train service runs several times per day from Denmark to Cologne. 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. Koebenhavn H
    Ic / ...
  2. Hamburg Hbf
    Ic / ...
  3. Cologne
8h 32m
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84€ - 179€

Denmark to Cologne train times

Trains run five times a day between Copenhagen and Cologne. The earliest departure is at 07:35 in the morning, and the last departure from Copenhagen is at 15:35 which arrives into Cologne at 00:50. All services require a transfer at HAMBURG HBF and take an average of 9h 35m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct train from Denmark to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Koebenhavn H and arriving at Koeln Hbf via Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 32m.

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The distance between Denmark and Cologne is 573 km. The road distance is 880.5 km.

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Denmark to Cologne train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from Koebenhavn H station.

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Denmark to Cologne train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Koeln Hbf station.

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