There are 3 ways to get from Bochum to Cologne by train, car or rideshare

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Bochum Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Ice / ...

$26 - $40

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bochum to Cologne 53 miles

$5 - $8

1 alternative option

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Bochum to Cologne 52.7 miles

$11 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Bochum to Cologne is to rideshare which costs 4€ - 7€ and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bochum to Cologne is to drive which costs 9€ - 14€ and takes 55 min.

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The distance between Bochum and Cologne is 64 km. The road distance is 84.3 km.

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The train from Bochum Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz takes 1 h 12 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bochum Hbf and arriving at Köln Messe/Deutz. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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What companies run services between Bochum, Germany and Cologne, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Bochum to Cologne every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bochum Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bochum to Cologne
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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