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

Bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Eindhoven to Düsseldorf 280 / ...

$22 - $46

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
  3. Take the train from Neuss Hbf to Köln Hbf Re / ...

$24 - $47

Train via Mönchengladbach Hbf  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Mönchengladbach Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mönchengladbach Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re8 / ...

$32 - $50

Night bus, train  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the night bus from Eindhoven to Düsseldorf N80
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...

$27 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Eindhoven to Cologne 90.5 miles

$22 - $35

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Eindhoven to Cologne every 4 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. RegioJet also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Eindhoven to Cologne via Venlo and Neuss Hbf in around 2 h 22 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Venlo
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Mönchengladbach Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
eurobahn.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Neuss Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mönchengladbach Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Neuss Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Mönchengladbach Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
bahn.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Neuss Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Eindhoven to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Eindhoven, JF Kennedylaan/Limbopad to Düsseldorf, Hbf., Worringer Str.
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Eindhoven to Cologne?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Eindhoven to Cologne?

The cheapest way to get from Eindhoven to Cologne is to bus which costs 17€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 14 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Eindhoven to Cologne?

The quickest way to get from Eindhoven to Cologne is to drive which takes 1 h 24 min and costs 17€ - 26€.

Is there a direct train between Eindhoven and Cologne?

No, there is no direct train from Eindhoven to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Eindhoven and arriving at Köln Hbf via Venlo and Neuss Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

How long does it take to get from Eindhoven to Cologne?

It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Eindhoven to Cologne, including transfers.