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Duration 3h 3m
Distance 305.6 km
Average price 101€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The train between Kortrijk and Cologne takes 3h 3m. The train service runs several times per day from Kortrijk 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. Courtrai / Kortrijk
  2. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Cologne
3h 59m
49€ - 143€

Kortrijk to Cologne train times

Trains run five times a day between Kortrijk and Cologne. The service departs Kortrijk at 17:11 in the afternoon, which arrives into Cologne at 20:15. All services require a transfer at Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid and take an average of 3h 3m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Kortrijk to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Courtrai / Kortrijk and arriving at Koeln Hbf via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 59m.

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The distance between Kortrijk and Cologne is 259 km. The road distance is 305.6 km.

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Kortrijk to Cologne train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Courtrai / Kortrijk station.

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

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