There are 5 ways to get from Cologne to Eindhoven by train, bus, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Eurobahn / ...
  2. Intercity

$22 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h

  1. 280 / ...

$20 - $43

3 alternative options

Train via Mönchengladbach Hbf  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Re8 / ...

$30 - $48

Train, night bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Re1 / ...
  2. N80

$26 - $33

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. 90.6 miles

$22 - $35

What companies run services between Cologne, Germany and Eindhoven, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Cologne to Eindhoven via Neuss Hbf and Venlo in around 2 h 32 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Cologne to Eindhoven every 3 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. RegioJet also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Neuss Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Mönchengladbach Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
eurobahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Venlo to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Mönchengladbach Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Mönchengladbach Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Düsseldorf, Hbf., Worringer Str. to Eindhoven, JF Kennedylaan/Limbopad
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cologne and Eindhoven is 117 km. The road distance is 145 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cologne to Eindhoven is to bus which costs 17€ - 40€ and takes 3 h.

The quickest way to get from Cologne to Eindhoven is to drive which takes 1 h 25 min and costs 18€ - 28€.

No, there is no direct train from Cologne to Eindhoven. However, there are services departing from Köln Hbf and arriving at Eindhoven via Neuss Hbf and Venlo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Cologne to Eindhoven, including transfers.