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Duration 11h 38m
Distance 1108.4 km
Average price 130€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Warsaw and Cologne takes 11h 38m and the fastest train takes 10h 39m. The train service runs several times per day from Warsaw 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. Warszawa Centralna
  2. Berlin Hbf
  3. Cologne
10h 43m
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109€ - 165€

Warsaw to Cologne train times

Trains run five times a day between Warsaw and Cologne. The service departs Warsaw at 12:15 in the afternoon, which arrives into Cologne at 23:13. All services require a transfer at BERLIN HBF and take an average of 11h 38m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Warsaw to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Koeln Hbf via Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 43m.

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The distance between Warsaw and Cologne is 981 km. The road distance is 1108.4 km.

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Warsaw to Cologne train services, operated by PKP Intercity, depart from Warszawa Centralna station.

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

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