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There are 4 ways to get from Cologne to Bad Driburg by train or car

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Train  •  2h 27m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Altenbeken Ic / ...

63€ - 85€

Cheapest option

Train via Bergkamen  •  4h 10m

  1. Take the train from Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena to Kamen Bf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Kamen to Altenbeken Re11

53€ - 70€

2 alternative options

Train via Wuppertal  •  3h 27m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Wuppertal Hbf to Altenbeken Ic / ...

61€ - 98€

Drive  •  1h 58m

  1. Drive from Cologne to Bad Driburg 126 miles

23€ - 35€

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The cheapest way to get from Cologne to Bad Driburg is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 1h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Cologne to Bad Driburg is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 1h 58m.

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The distance between Cologne and Bad Driburg is 169 km. The road distance is 201.5 km.

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The best way to get from Cologne to Bad Driburg without a car is to train which takes 2h 27m and costs 60€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 2h 27m to get from Cologne to Bad Driburg, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cologne to Bad Driburg is 202 km. It takes approximately 1h 58m to drive from Cologne to Bad Driburg.

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There are 203+ hotels available in Bad Driburg. Prices start at 49€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Cologne to Bad Driburg.
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  • Distance: 105.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 27m

What companies run services between Cologne, Germany and Bad Driburg, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Cologne to Bad Driburg twice daily. Tickets cost 40€ - 60€ and the journey takes 2h 16m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

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 Altenbeken
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Wuppertal Hbf to Altenbeken
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena to Kamen Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
National Express Rail
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Koeln Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8€ - 14€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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VRR
Phone
+49 209 1584-0
Email
info@vrr.de
Website
efa.vrr.de
Train from Kamen to Altenbeken
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
2€
Website
VRR

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