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There are 3 ways to get from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Cologne by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
  3. Take the train from Neuss Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf S11 / ...

$24 - $42

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Eindhoven to Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen 268

$12 - $20

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Cologne 99.1 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Cologne is to bus which costs 10€ - 17€ and takes 5 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Cologne is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Eindhoven, Airport and arriving at Köln, Heumarkt via Eindhoven and Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Rathaus-Galerie. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 21 min.

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The distance between Eindhoven Airport (EIN) and Cologne is 123 km. The road distance is 158.5 km.

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The best way to get from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Cologne without a car is to train which takes 3 h 56 min and costs 20€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Cologne, including transfers.

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Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Cologne bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Eindhoven station.

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The best way to get from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Cologne is to train which takes 3 h 56 min and costs 20€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 10€ - 17€ and takes 5 h 21 min.

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Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Cologne bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Cologne is 159 km. It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to drive from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Cologne.

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  • Distance: 77 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 56 min

What companies run services between Eindhoven Airport (EIN), Netherlands and Cologne, Germany?

You can take a train from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Cologne via Eindhoven, Station, Eindhoven, Venlo, and Neuss Hbf in around 3 h 56 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Cologne twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Venlo
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
S-Bahn Köln
Website
avv.de
Train from Neuss Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
avv.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Neuss Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Eindhoven to Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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