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Duration 3h 25m
Distance 183.6 km
Average price 60€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Turnhout and Cologne takes 3h 25m and the fastest train takes 3h 11m. The train service runs several times per day from Turnhout 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. Turnhout
  2. Bruxelles-Nord
  3. Cologne
3h 55m
48€ - 72€

Turnhout to Cologne train times

Trains run five times a day between Turnhout and Cologne. The earliest departure is at 07:04 in the morning, and the last departure from Turnhout is at 17:04 which arrives into Cologne at 20:15. All services require a transfer at Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord and take an average of 3h 25m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Turnhout to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Turnhout and arriving at Koeln Hbf via Bruxelles-Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 55m.

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The distance between Turnhout and Cologne is 146 km. The road distance is 183.6 km.

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

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

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