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Duration 3h 28m
Distance 374.5 km
Average price 75€
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Wolfsburg and Cologne takes 3h 28m and the fastest train takes 3h 16m. There is a train service every few hours from Wolfsburg 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

  1. Wolfsburg Hbf
  2. Cologne
3h 16m
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65€ - 110€

Wolfsburg to Cologne train times

Trains run every two hours between Wolfsburg and Cologne. The earliest departure is at 10:53 in the morning, and the last departure from Wolfsburg is at 20:53 which arrives into Cologne at 00:41. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 3h 28m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Wolfsburg 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 Wolfsburg Hbf and arriving at Koeln Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 16m.

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The distance between Wolfsburg and Cologne is 312 km. The road distance is 374.5 km.

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Wolfsburg to Cologne train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Wolfsburg Hbf station.

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

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What companies run services between Wolfsburg and Cologne?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Wolfsburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf every 2 hours. Tickets cost 65€ - 95€ and the journey takes 3h 16m. Deutsche Bahn Intercity also services this route once daily.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 95€

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wolfsburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75€ - 110€

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 Wolfsburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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