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There are 4 ways to get from Cologne to Rüdesheim am Rhein by train, night train or car

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Train  •  3h 4m

  1. Take the train from Köln, Dasselstr./Bf Süd to Bingen Stadt Bf Rb26

$149 - $195

3 alternative options

Train via Köln, Dom / Hbf  •  3h 5m

  1. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Bingen Hbf Rb26 / ...

$159 - $211

Night train  •  3h

  1. Take the night train from Köln Hbf to Bingen(Rhein) Hbf Ic

$166 - $211

Drive  •  1h 59m

  1. Drive from Cologne to Rüdesheim am Rhein 124.7 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Cologne to Rüdesheim am Rhein is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 1h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Cologne to Rüdesheim am Rhein is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 1h 59m.

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The distance between Cologne and Rüdesheim am Rhein is 127 km. The road distance is 199.5 km.

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The best way to get from Cologne to Rüdesheim am Rhein without a car is to train which takes 3h 4m and costs 120€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 3h 4m to get from Cologne to Rüdesheim am Rhein, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cologne to Rüdesheim am Rhein is 199 km. It takes approximately 1h 59m to drive from Cologne to Rüdesheim am Rhein.

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There are 507+ hotels available in Rüdesheim am Rhein. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cologne to Rüdesheim am Rhein.
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  • Distance: 79.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 4m

What companies run services between Cologne, Germany and Rüdesheim am Rhein, Germany?

TransRegio operates a train from Cologne to Rüdesheim am Rhein hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $35 and the journey takes 2h 23m.

Train operators
TransRegio
Phone
+49-261-98887070
Email
service@trans-regio.de
Website
trans-regio.de
Train from Köln, Dasselstr./Bf Süd to Bingen Stadt Bf
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
trans-regio.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Bingen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
trans-regio.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Bingen(Rhein) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Köln Hbf to Bingen(Rhein) Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de

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