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There are 9 ways to get from Cologne to Gremsdorf by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Nuernberg Hbf

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Köln Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Termina to Erlangen, Busbahnhof

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Train via Würzburg

  1. Take the train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Wuerzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Neustadt

Night train, train

  1. Take the night train from Köln Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Würzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Neustadt

Drive

  1. Drive from Cologne to Gremsdorf

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Nuremberg, train, bus

  1. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Nuremberg (NUE)
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erlangen
  4. Take the bus from Erlangen, Busbahnhof to Gremsdorf Kloster

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Nuremberg, train, bus

  1. Take the train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Nuremberg (NUE)
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erlangen
  4. Take the bus from Erlangen, Busbahnhof to Gremsdorf Kloster

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Frankfurt, train

  1. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Frankfurt (FRA)
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nuernberg Hbf

Fly Cologne Bonn to Munich, train

  1. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Munich (MUC)
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Erlangen

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The cheapest way to get from Cologne to Gremsdorf is to bus which costs €26 - €50 and takes 8h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Cologne to Gremsdorf is to drive which costs €40 - €65 and takes 3h 6m.

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The distance between Cologne and Gremsdorf is 308 km. The road distance is 370.6 km.

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The best way to get from Cologne to Gremsdorf without a car is to train which takes 4h 29m and costs €75 - €160.

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It takes approximately 4h 29m to get from Cologne to Gremsdorf, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Cologne to Gremsdorf is to train which takes 4h 29m and costs €75 - €160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €26 - €50 and takes 8h 9m.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Nuremberg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cologne to Gremsdorf is 371 km. It takes approximately 3h 6m to drive from Cologne to Gremsdorf.

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Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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There are 76+ hotels available in Gremsdorf. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Cologne to Gremsdorf.
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  • Distance: 308.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 29m

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

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Nuernberg Hbf hourly. Tickets cost €70 - €100 and the journey takes 3h 15m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Köln Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Termina to Erlangen, Busbahnhof once daily. Tickets cost €20 - €25 and the journey takes 6h 10m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €270
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€140 - €270
Flights from Frankfurt to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €300
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €270
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €360
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€40 - €210
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €360
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 Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Night train from Köln Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Erlangen
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Erlangen
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Neustadt
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erlangen
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Köln Hbf to D-Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
National Express Rail
ABELLIO Rail
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Erlangen
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Thalys
Standard
€40 - €55
Comfort
€50 - €70
Premium
€50 - €75
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erlangen
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
VGN
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Erlangen
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€18 - €45
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€18 - €26
1st Class
€30 - €45
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€20 - €30
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€20 - €30
1st Class
€30 - €50
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Köln Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Termina to Erlangen, Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€20 - €25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Bus from Erlangen, Busbahnhof to Gremsdorf Kloster
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
VGN

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The best way to get from Cologne to Cologne Bonn Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs €3 - €17.

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