There are 9 ways to get from Cologne to Bad Fallingbostel by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 9m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Bad Fallingbostel Rb38

19€ - 95€

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Train via Dortmund  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the train from Köln Dom / Hbf to Dortmund Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dortmund to Hanover, Hanover central station
  3. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Bad Fallingbostel

23€ - 51€

Bus, train  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Köln ZOB to Hannover - ZOB Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Bad Fallingbostel Rb38

34€ - 60€

Drive  •  3h 11m

  1. Drive from Cologne to Bad Fallingbostel 339.8 km

40€ - 60€

Fly Cologne Bonn to Hamburg, train  •  5h 9m

  1. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Hamburg (HAM) CGN - HAM
  2. Take the train from Buchholz to Bad Fallingbostel

46€ - 218€

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Hamburg, train  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the train from Köln Dom / Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Hamburg (HAM) DUS - HAM
  3. Take the train from Buchholz to Bad Fallingbostel

60€ - 224€

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Hannover, train  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hannover (HAJ) FRA - HAJ
  3. Take the train from Langenhagen Mitte to Bad Fallingbostel

98€ - 366€

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Hamburg, train  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hamburg (HAM) FRA - HAM
  3. Take the train from Buchholz to Bad Fallingbostel

86€ - 380€

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Bremen, train  •  5h 36m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bremen (BRE) FRA - BRE
  3. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Soltau(Han)

73€ - 318€

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The cheapest way to get from Cologne to Bad Fallingbostel is to train via Dortmund which costs 23€ - 55€ and takes 5h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Cologne to Bad Fallingbostel is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3h 11m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cologne to Bad Fallingbostel. However, there are services departing from Koeln Hbf and arriving at Bad Fallingbostel via Hannover Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 9m.

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The distance between Cologne and Bad Fallingbostel is 286 km. The road distance is 339.8 km.

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The best way to get from Cologne to Bad Fallingbostel without a car is to train which takes 4h 9m and costs 19€ - 95€.

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It takes approximately 4h 9m to get from Cologne to Bad Fallingbostel, including transfers.

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Cologne to Bad Fallingbostel train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Koeln Hbf station.

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The quickest flight from Cologne Bonn Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Cologne to Bad Fallingbostel train services, operated by HVV, arrive at Bad Fallingbostel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cologne to Bad Fallingbostel is 340 km. It takes approximately 3h 11m to drive from Cologne to Bad Fallingbostel.

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  • Distance: 285.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 9m

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

You can take a train from Cologne to Bad Fallingbostel via Hannover Hbf in around 4h 9m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 230€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 440€
Flights from Frankfurt to Hannover
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 350€
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 420€
Flights from Frankfurt to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 310€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 230€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 230€
Train operators
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 Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne, Cologne central station to Hanover, Hanover central station
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Cologne, Cologne central station to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Dortmund to Hanover, Hanover central station
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
Flixtrain
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bad Fallingbostel
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
HVV
Train from Buchholz to Bad Fallingbostel
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Website
HVV
Train from Langenhagen Mitte to Bad Fallingbostel
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Website
HVV
Train from Bremen Hbf to Soltau(Han)
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
HVV
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Dom / Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Köln Dom / Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
AR Abellio Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Köln Dom / Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
AR Abellio Rail NRW GmbH
Train from Köln Dom / Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
AR Abellio Rail NRW GmbH
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Köln Dom / Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Köln Dom / Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
National Express Rail
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 Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 45€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
18€ - 26€
1st Class
30€ - 45€
Erixx
Phone
05191/ 96944-250
Website
erixx.de
Train from Bremen Hauptbahnhof to Soltau
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
erixx.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE

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