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Duration 14h 19m
Distance 681.6 km
Average price 119€
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Písek and Cologne takes 14h 19m and the fastest train takes 11h 6m. The train service runs several times per day from Písek 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. Protivin
  2. Plzen Hlavni Nadrazi
  3. Schwandorf
  4. Nuernberg Hbf
  5. Cologne
10h 54m
96€ - 151€

Písek to Cologne train times

Trains run every four hours between Písek and Cologne. The earliest departure is at 07:08 in the morning, and the last departure from Písek is at 23:01 which arrives into Cologne at 17:14. All services require a transfer, and take on average 14h 19m. 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.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Písek to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Pisek and arriving at Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 via Protivin, Plzen Hlavni Nadrazi, Schwandorf and Nuernberg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 54m.

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The distance between Písek and Cologne is 544 km. The road distance is 681.6 km.

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Písek to Cologne train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Protivin station.

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Písek to Cologne train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 station.

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