There are 2 ways to get from Cologne Central Station to Bad Ems by train or car

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Train  •  1h 44m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Koblenz Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Bad Ems West Rb

18€ - 111€

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Drive  •  1h 13m

  1. Drive from Cologne Central Station to Bad Ems 118.1 km

14€ - 21€

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The cheapest way to get from Cologne Central Station to Bad Ems is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Cologne Central Station to Bad Ems is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cologne Central Station to Bad Ems. However, there are services departing from Koeln Hbf and arriving at Bad Ems West via Koblenz Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 44m.

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The distance between Cologne Central Station and Bad Ems is 86 km. The road distance is 118.1 km.

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The best way to get from Cologne Central Station to Bad Ems without a car is to train which takes 1h 44m and costs 17€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 1h 44m to get from Cologne Central Station to Bad Ems, including transfers.

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Cologne Central Station to Bad Ems train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, depart from Koeln Hbf station.

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Cologne Central Station to Bad Ems train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Bad Ems West station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cologne Central Station to Bad Ems is 118 km. It takes approximately 1h 13m to drive from Cologne Central Station to Bad Ems.

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  • Distance: 86 km
  • Duration: 1h 44m

What companies run services between Cologne Central Station, Germany and Bad Ems, Germany?

You can take a train from Cologne Central Station to Bad Ems via Koblenz Hbf in around 1h 44m.

Train operators
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
National Express Rail
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

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 Koeln Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Dom / Hbf to Koblenz Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Bad Ems West
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TransRegio
Phone
+49-261-98887070
Email
service@trans-regio.de
Website
mittelrheinbahn.de
Train from Köln Dom / Hbf to Koblenz Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 20€
Website
TransRegio
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Köln to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
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urlaubs-express.de

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