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Duration 31h 8m
Distance 1079.4 km
Average price 210€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Zagreb and Cologne takes 31h 8m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Zagreb 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. Zagreb Glavni Kol.
  2. Villach Hbf
  3. Cologne
15h 27m
174€ - 239€

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No, there is no direct train from Zagreb to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Zagreb Glavni Kol. and arriving at Koeln Hbf via Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 27m.

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The distance between Zagreb and Cologne is 876 km. The road distance is 1079.4 km.

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Zagreb to Cologne train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Zagreb Glavni Kol. station.

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Zagreb to Cologne train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Koeln Hbf station.

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There are 1140+ hotels available in Cologne. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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