Duration 5h 47m
Distance 502 km
Average price 266€
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Kensington and Cologne takes 5h 47m and the fastest train takes 4h 22m. The train service runs several times per day from Kensington 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
    Eil / ...
  2. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
    Ice / ...
  3. Cologne
6h 15m
145€ - 486€

Kensington to Cologne train times

Trains run every four hours between Kensington and Cologne. The earliest departure is at 12:35 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Kensington is at 19:10 which arrives into Cologne at 08:15. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 47m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Kensington station to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Earl's Court station and arriving at Koeln Hbf via London St Pancras Eurostar and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 15m.

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The distance between Kensington and Cologne is 502 km.

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

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

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Cologne is 1h ahead of Kensington. It is currently 9:58 AM in Kensington and 10:58 AM in Cologne.

There are 1077+ hotels available in Cologne. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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