Duration 6h 7m
Distance 522 km
Average price 235€
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Hemel Hempstead and Cologne takes 6h 7m and the fastest train takes 4h 30m. The train service runs several times per day from Hemel Hempstead 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. London St Pancras Eurostar
  2. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Cologne
6h 48m
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149€ - 437€

Hemel Hempstead to Cologne train times

Trains run every four hours between Hemel Hempstead and Cologne. The earliest departure is at 14:24 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Hemel Hempstead is at 18:51 which arrives into Cologne at 08:15. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 7m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Hemel Hempstead to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Hemel Hempstead and arriving at Koeln Hbf via London St Pancras Eurostar and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 48m.

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The distance between Hemel Hempstead and Cologne is 522 km.

Hemel Hempstead to Cologne train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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Hemel Hempstead to Cologne train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Koeln Hbf station.

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Cologne is 1h ahead of Hemel Hempstead. It is currently 1:53 PM in Hemel Hempstead and 2:53 PM in Cologne.

There are 1118+ hotels available in Cologne. Prices start at 55€ per night.

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