There are 5 ways to get from Geilenkirchen to Cologne by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Geilenkirchen to Köln Hbf Re / ...

$26 - $40

4 alternative options

Train Bahn DE  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Geilenkirchen to Aachen Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...

$35 - $65

Train Bahn DE #2  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Geilenkirchen to Rheydt Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Mönchengladbach, Rheydt Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re8 / ...

$33 - $48

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Geilenkirchen to Cologne 49.7 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Geilenkirchen to Cologne 49.7 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Geilenkirchen to Cologne is to drive which costs 9€ - 13€ and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geilenkirchen to Cologne is to taxi which costs 170€ - 210€ and takes 52 min.

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The distance between Geilenkirchen and Cologne is 58 km. The road distance is 79.6 km.

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The train from Geilenkirchen to Köln Hbf takes 1 h 13 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Geilenkirchen and arriving at Köln Hbf. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Geilenkirchen to Cologne once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min. Bahn DE also services this route 5 times a week.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Geilenkirchen to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Geilenkirchen to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Geilenkirchen to Rheydt Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
bahn.de
Train from Rheydt Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Geilenkirchen Bf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Geilenkirchen Bf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Mönchengladbach, Rheydt Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Other operators
Taxi from Geilenkirchen to Cologne
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Taxi-Mini-Car GmbH
Phone
+49 241/900700
Website
taxi-minicar-aachen.de
Central Car Autovermietung
Phone
+49 241/406487
Website
central-car.de
Alfa Funkzentrale GmbH
Phone
+49 241/22222
Website
alfataxi.de
Sieswerda Taxi's B.V.
Phone
+31 46 451 9132
Ha-tax
Phone
+31 46 485 1462

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