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Duration 4h 26m
Distance 398.3 km
Average price 85€
Frequency 9/day

Trip overview

The average train between Reutlingen and Cologne takes 4h 26m and the fastest train takes 3h 57m. The train service runs several times per day from Reutlingen 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.

Train via Stuttgart

  1. Reutlingen Hauptbahnhof
  2. Stuttgart Hbf
  3. Cologne
3h 12m
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42€ - 161€

Reutlingen to Cologne train times

Trains run every three hours between Reutlingen and Cologne. The service departs Reutlingen at 22:43 at night, which arrives into Cologne at 07:05. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 26m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Reutlingen to Cologne? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Reutlingen Hbf and arriving at Koeln Hbf. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 4h 20m.

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The distance between Reutlingen and Cologne is 316 km. The road distance is 398.3 km.

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Reutlingen to Cologne train services, operated by Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS), depart from Reutlingen Hauptbahnhof station.

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

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What companies run services between Reutlingen and Cologne?

You can take a train from Reutlingen to Cologne via Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof and Stuttgart Hbf in around 3h 12m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 55€

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Reutlingen Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
70€ - 110€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Reutlingen Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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