There are 5 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Köln Messe/Deutz station by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice

$40 - $65

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Frankfurt to Cologne 118.2 miles

$8 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport 084 / ...

$23 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Köln Messe/Deutz station 117.7 miles

$24 - $40

Fly, train  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FRA - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz

$114 - $299

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Köln Messe/Deutz station, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt am Main to Köln Messe/Deutz station hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Köln Messe/Deutz station hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Frankfurt to Cologne
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $20
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Frankfurt am Main to Köln Messe/Deutz station?

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Köln Messe/Deutz station is 152 km. The road distance is 188 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Köln Messe/Deutz station?

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Köln Messe/Deutz station is to rideshare which costs 6€ - 16€ and takes 2 h 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Köln Messe/Deutz station?

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Köln Messe/Deutz station is to train which takes 1 h 5 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

Is there a direct train between Frankfurt am Main and Köln Messe/Deutz station?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Frankfurt am Main to Köln Messe/Deutz station?

The train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 takes 1 h 5 min including transfers and departs hourly.