There are 9 ways to get from Cologne to Rügen by train, car, plane or car ferry

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  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bergen auf Rügen Ic

$140 - $210

Cheapest option

Fly Cologne/Bonn Apt to Copenhagen, carferry  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Copenhagen (CPH) CGN - CPH
  2. Take the carferry from Trelleborg to Sassnitz

$110 - $313

7 alternative options

Train, drive  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Lüneburg Ic / ...
  3. Drive from Lüneburg to Bergen auf Rügen

$111 - $202

Drive  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Cologne to Bergen auf Rügen 449.4 miles

$90 - $140

Fly Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel, train  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) CGN - TXL
  2. Take the train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Miltzow, Bahnhof

$193 - $337

Fly Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) CGN - SXF
  2. Take the train from S+U Lichtenberg Bhf to Miltzow, Bahnhof

$171 - $364

Fly Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel, train  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) DUS - TXL
  2. Take the train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Miltzow, Bahnhof

$194 - $339

Fly Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg, train  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Hamburg (HAM) CGN - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg-Bergedorf to Stralsund Hbf

$159 - $298

Fly Dusseldorf to Copenhagen, carferry  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Copenhagen (CPH) DUS - CPH
  2. Take the carferry from Trelleborg to Sassnitz

$126 - $345

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Köln Hbf and arriving at Bergen auf Rügen. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 53 min.

More details

The distance between Cologne and Rügen is 579 km. The road distance is 719 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Cologne to Rügen without a car is to train which takes 7 h 53 min and costs .

More details

The train from Köln Hbf to Bergen auf Rügen takes 7 h 53 min including transfers and departs once daily.

More details

Cologne to Rügen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Köln Hbf station.

More details

The quickest flight from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

Search flights

Cologne to Rügen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Bergen auf Rügen station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Cologne to Rügen is 719 km. It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to drive from Cologne to Rügen.

Get driving directions

Lufthansa, easyJet and Eurowings offer flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport.

Search flights

Book your Cologne to Rügen train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

Map of how to get from Cologne to Rügen.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 361.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 53 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Cologne to Bergen auf Rügen once daily. Tickets cost $140 - $210 and the journey takes 7 h 53 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Dusseldorf to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Copenhagen via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Dusseldorf to Copenhagen via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$14 - $180
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $210
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Copenhagen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Train operators
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 Bergen auf Rügen
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Lüneburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Miltzow, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from S+U Lichtenberg Bhf to Miltzow, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg-Bergedorf to Stralsund Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Lüneburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Trelleborg to Sassnitz
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $60
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$19
Small Car
$58

Want to know more about travelling around Germany

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There are 2720+ hotels available in Rügen. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Cologne to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport is to train which takes 11 min and costs .

More details